A day Exploring and Boarding in Cortina Italy (Day Four)


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March 11th 2009
Published: March 23rd 2009
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the electronic lift pass.. way cool
We spent the morning boarding before rondavuing with the ski club for a mountain lunch. the lunch was held at approx 7,400 feet up the mountain and a quaint little restaurant. After we ate and drank a bit we decided to embark higher up the mountain to take some pics. We only managed to get to approx 8,500 feet up as the lift to the highest point (approx 10,000 feet) was closed due to high winds. We spent a while up there in the cold, windy conditions taking pictures and looking down on the town as well as observing the most famous of the Dolomite peaks. On our way back into town we stopped by the Cortina ice rink in hopes to score some hockey tickets for Saturday nights game, but the Cortina team was eliminated the night before. Nonetheless we went inside and snapped some pictures and watched kids skate for a little bit. Then we just strolled through the town killing time and did some shopping before our next four course dinner..yum!


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base of mountain

crystal and i snappin a pic of the mountain we just shredded
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on the bus

crystal headin back to town
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on the bus

me headin back to town
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im ready

crystal and her unmatching self ready to head to the mountain lunch
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going up

crystal and i on the gondola ride to lunch
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crystal and coung on the gondola ride to lunch
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looking down

from approx 7400 ft
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lunchtime

crystal and i at the lunch restaurant
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going down

the gondola going back down for more people
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crystal

w/ the view behind her at approx 7400 ft up
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w/ the view behind me at approx 7400 ft up
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drinks

ice cold and delicious
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skiers

going down the slope
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the run they were on
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the lift we were headin to at 8500 ft
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the club

pensacola ski club at lunch


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