The club travels to local resorts in North Carolina and West Virginia each season, as well as at least one long distance trip per season. These trips are reasonably priced. Non-skiers are encouraged to join in on the fun of any trip and take advantage of the discounts.
Club trips are outlined below. In addition to these destinations, club members, also take day (and night) trips several times a season to North Carolina resorts. To sign up for a trip, please contact Lisa. You must be a member of ETMM or any Crescent Club to participate in a trip.
Crescent Ski Week
— various Ski Resorts
Crescent offers an annual January Ski Week and on years with two trips, a second Ski Week in March.
In the last five years, destinations have been Aspen/Snowmass, Lake Tahoe, Banff/Lake Louise, Crested Butte, Telluride and Taos. 2016 is to Mt Bachelor (Jan) and Big Sky (Mar). Next year (2017) will be to Beaver Creek in January.
Crescent Cup Race Finals
— Silver Creek, WV
Crescent finishes their race season annually at Silver Creek (Snowshoe, WV). This weekend trip is fun for all; not only racers, but all club members.
Two and three night options are available with an awards dessert party included.
CSC Spring Convention
— Myrtle Beach, SC
Spring Convention is where Crescent Clubs get together for trip and race planning. The annual Council Board Meeting is also held this weekend.
Early bird arrivals have an event on Thursday evening. Friday night starts with a Vendor Trade Show with ski area representatives and tour operators from all over the country, followed by a DJ Party. Saturday, after meetings, is the Beach Olympics where clubs compete against each other in various games followed by a theme party that evening.
CSC Fall Conference
Fall Conference is where Crescent Clubs get together for training workshops about club administration, socials, newsletters, websites, advertising, trips, special programs and membership.
There is typically a dinner and costume party Saturday evening. The last several years Fall Conference has been held in Gatlinburg, TN; however, there are plans to move it to a different mountain location this year.
Steamboat Race/Ski/Ride Camp
— Steamboat, CO
This is Crescent's signature trip! 2015 was the 32st annual camp. Held each year, the trip includes: 7 nights lodging, a 6-day lift ticket, 5 full days of lessons with the same instructor based on ski/board ability, three lunches, two dinners, and two social functions at a price you won't believe!
Local Ski Resorts
Location information, distance information and links to local ski conditions for Ski Resorts located nearest the Tri-cities. All distances and times are calculated from TRI (Tri-cities Regional Airport).