•Yongpyong (Dragon Valley) Ski Resort Info, (Click on English option) www.yongpyong.co.kr
HOME OF THE 2018 WINTER OLYPICS!
•The Yongpyong Resort is located at a very inhabitable range of 700 meters above sea level. With an annual snowfall average of 250cm, the surrounding area possesses a beautiful environment, which allows for the enjoyment of a wide array of winter sports including skiing from mid-November to early April. The unsurpassed natural surroundings, abundant snowfall, and excellent snow quality highlight the attributes of its ski slopes. The total area of 1,620 hectares, with 31 ski slopes, 15 chair lifts, and 3.7km of gondola, offers skiers the best conditions for showing off their technique.
•Area Slope Difficulty: Beginner –Green Circle, Intermediate –Blue Square, Advanced –Black Diamond
•0530 -Show-Time at Outdoor Recreation, Bldg 1304 to sign Hold Harmless Waiver
•0600 -Depart Outdoor Recreation
•~0730 -Stop at Rest Area for 20 ~ 30 minutes
•0830~0900 -Arrive at Dragon Valley Resort (get your gear on and be ready to go)
•~0915 -Distribute Lift Tickets (good for all lifts and gondola)
•0915-1600 -Free time for Skiing and Snowboarding (buses will remain in bus parking lot)
•1200-1300 -Bus will be open for lunch
•1600-1620 -Load equipment back on the bus and prepare for departure back to Base
•1630 –Depart Dragon Valley Resort back to Base (buses will leave with or without you, DON’T BE LATE)
•~1830 -Stop at Rest Area for 30 minutes
•~1930 -Arrive back at Outdoor Recreation
•Emergency number : Chun Yong, Hong 010-9089-8072
This itinerary is subject to change
Very Important Things that You Must Know
•Tour bus departs in front of ODR, building 1304 at 0600. Please be Outdoor Recreation at 0530.
*Cost: Adult-$70, Child (~13years)-$55.00: Transportation, chair/gondola lift ticket and guide
*When you sign up ODR ski trip, you get $5.00 off for Ski or snowboard set.
•You need to bring Ski or Snowboard equipment, Hat and sunglasses or goggles, Wind/water proof jacket and pants, Warm clothes, Gloves, Sunscreen, Snack/Lunch or you can buy lunch there (meal prices range from W7,500 –W15,000), Won for meals or snacks at the Rest Area , Camera and Change of clothes.
•There are Dangers as an Icy and bare spots, Cold Weather, Possibly Snowing, Steep drop-offs, Fencing along ski courses, Possible injury, seriously hurt, or death may occur, Out of control skiers/snowboarders
All cancellations must be made by close of business 3 days prior to trip