Reverse skiing up a mountain is only possible during full moons on the summer equinox, which is why Rube Goldberg invented ski lifts. Rise to the top with today's Groupon to Horseshoe Resort: for $27, you get an all-day ski lift ticket (up to a $49 online value, up to a $54 value at the gate). This Groupon expires on March 27, 2011.
Nestled in a natural snowbelt region surrounded by the Copeland Forest, Horseshoe Resort utilizes state-of-the-art snow making to festoon its snowy hills and terrain park with perfect powder, which enables them to offer excellent snow conditions for skiing and snowboarding for the entire family. With an all-day ski lift ticket valid from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., downhillers can revel in Horseshoe's 26 alpine ski and snowboard runs and terrain park with over 20 features and a half pipe.
Though Horseshoe Resort sometimes features a discounted price online, this Groupon still offers the best deal available.
Located one hour away from the skyscrapers and concrete landscape of Toronto, Horseshoe Resort has served as a welcoming and luxuriant refuge for more than 50 years, regardless of the season. The surrounding Copeland Forest creates a haven for outdoor summer activities once the weather grows warmer, ensuring that there are ample opportunities for seasonal fun.
Slopeside Adventures' Skyline Zipline lets daredevils quickly soar 2,075 feet down the zipline and over picturesque scenery. More adventures wait at the end of that flight—maybe scrambling up a 32-foot rock wall, challenging your speed through our inflatable obstacle course, navigating your way through the maze, playing a round of mini golf, and much more.
Thirty kilometres of lift access takes bikers to the top of mountain trails, which satisfy all levels of rider, from beginner to the most advanced biking enthusiast. Those without a bike or who'd prefer to leave theirs at home can take advantage of the brand new fleet of rental cycles outfitted from Norco Bikes. Beyond mountain biking, Horseshoe Resort is surrounded by over 10,000 acres of single-track terrain, as well as 800 kilometres of paved rural roads.
More Things to Do
The above activities are just a taste of what summer days spent at Horseshoe Resort have to offer. The resort also runs two golf courses, a kids adventure camp, and a whole host of other onsite adventure opportunities such as adventure buggy tours, Yamaha motorcycle training, Segway & Hummer tours, and treetop trekking. Explore the resort's website to discover even more things to do.