Day bus trips from Hillsborough to Wintergreen Resort in Virginia will run Friday and Sunday starting Jan. 5.
Trip organizer C&R Ski Outdoor moved the trips from Sunday last year to Friday and Saturday in an effort to increase the turnout. Cost is $90/person for Friday and includes bus transportation and lift ticket, and $123 for Saturday. Ski or snowboard rentals bring the cost to $110 Friday, $154 Saturday.
Meet at C&R Ski, Hillsborough, at 4:45 a.m. Bus leaves at 5:15 a.m. and departs Wintergreen at 5 p.m., stops for dinner in Lynchburg, returning 8-9 p.m. Reservations and payment in advance (919-732-9712) are required. Fittings must be done by Wednesday before trip.
Friday trip dates are Jan. 5, 19, 26, Feb. 2, 9, 23, March 2. Add one day for Saturday trips.
C&R has two multi-night trips to Snowshoe, WVA (Feb. 11-14, March 4-7). Transportation is by car pool. Cost is $325/person including accommodations, with $100 deposit required. Call 919-732-9712 for information.