If you are looking for CHEAP WINTER VACATION IDEAS for WOMEN not to escape the ice and snow but to embrace it on the adventure of a lifetime, you might want to think about a sled dogging trip. This trip perfect for a woman who wants to experience a variety of winter activities yet not rough it. This winter vacation can be as relaxed or active as you choose all while staying in wonderful accommodations!
This trip is for the lady with lots of energy and endurance and the information on the trip recommends some prior conditioning.
Highlights of the adventure includes mushing a team of sled dogs through the wilderness, either learning or making improvements on your cross country skiing techniques over well-groomed ski trails, snowshoeing the loop on Oberg Mountain, enjoying a private room in a beautiful lakeside condo with a view of Lake Superior, exploring the charming town of Grand Marais and at the end of the day; enjoy the luxury of relaxing your tired muscles in the hot tub and sauna!
This is one of the best, and reasonably cheap winter vacation ideas for women since it offers the best of physical activities as well as the luxury of relaxation!
WHAT DOES IT COST? The total cost of the trip is $1360 you can subtract $200 from that figure if you are willing to sleep on a sofa sleeper in the living room or if you don't mind sharing a bed with a friend that comes with you.
WHAT'S INCLUDED For just a little over $1000, you get experienced guides who will teach you everything you need to know, four nights in a private room, all meals are included from lunch on Saturday through lunch on Wednesday, your snow skis and snowshoes, round trip transportation from Duluth, MN and what caused me to add this to my list of the best, cheap winter vacation ideas for women in the first place, one entire day of dog sledding (two women per sled)!
This winter vacation for women starts at 9:30 am in Duluth, Minnesota (DLH) on January 8, 2011 and winds up at 3:00 pm at the airport in Duluth on January 12, 2011.
Here's a video of all the fun these ladies had in the snow last year with a preview of the amazing photo ops and sightseeing opportunities.