Avon Journals

sking like the stars

A February 1999 trip to Avon by telisha

Quote: We have skiied many places and decided to give Avon and Vail a try. We drove from Texas, and we were really glad to finally arrive. The Christie Lodge where we stayed was easy to find. It was on the shuttle run to the mountain in Avon and also to Vail, just a few minutes away. We enjoyed skiing both mountains, and really liked the "ski village" feel of Vail. Enjoyed great food at both palces and would love to go back. Sevice on the mountains at both places were incredible.

Christie Lodge

Hotel | "The Christie Lodge"

Best Things Nearby:Shuttle to the ski lifts and Avon that runs every five to fifteen minutes. Great little grocery store if you are into cooking. Best Things About the Resort:Close to the ski lifts, and service was very good. They had two hot tubs, one for kids and one for adults, both are enclosed. The condo was easy to find. Resort Experience:When we checked in, we thought the lodge looked a little like a motel. I think it used to be one but was converted to form condos. The rooms were a little smaller than we were used to, but we were only there to sleep and change clothes anyway, so it didn't bother us. A one bedroom is only big enough for a couple and...Read More

Member Rating 3 out of 5 on January 16, 2004

Christie Lodge
47 E. Beaver Creek Blvd.
Avon, Colorado 81620
(970) 949-7700