Bustin’ A Move on the Bunny Hill

Yesterday I went skiing. Yes, there are several “ski resorts” within a couple hours of Chicago, if you can believe it.

Though we considered going to Alpine Valley, we opted for Wilmot. It is a massive mountain:


It takes about 2 minutes to go up any of the 6 or so lifts, and about 20 seconds to ski down.

Nevertheless, we had a great time! It really did feel like we were in ski country. Complete with a fireplace at the lodge and everything. (It’s $40 for a lift ticket, which is pretty steep considering that resorts in Colorado aren’t much more.) We got there around 1 and stayed until about 3:30 when the visibility got bad due to snow.

Don’t we look official?


Good thing we went yesterday instead of today — the windchill is currently -20.


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    Ann said,

    Ok where is the hill???? Lift tickets are now $90.00 just priced them.

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