(Wilson, Wyo.) - Multimedia action sports brand Teton Gravity Research (TGR) announces its TGR Travel service powered by Ski.com, the largest provider of ski and snowboard vacations in North America. TGR Travel offers Ski.com’s entire industry-leading inventory of discounted lodging, lift tickets, transportation and more at over 100 resorts worldwide. Additionally, skiers and riders can plan and book travel packages handpicked by the TGR staff at destinations around the world, including those featured in TGR’s new film, Way of Life. Also, travelers interested in the 2013/14 TGR Fall Line Camp at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort (JHMR), now in its third year, can now package in additional components including flights, lodging and lift tickets to their reservation.
"Through this partnership with Ski.com we are able to use our knowledge and expertise to offer people the types of experiences we have been seeking out for the past 20 years," says Todd Jones, TGR co-founder. "From the birthplace of ski culture, to some of the most iconic and challenging resort terrain in North America, to world-class parks, these offerings provide accessibility to some of the best ski and snowboard resorts on the planet, at a value."
“We are proud and excited to partner with TGR for the launch of TGR Travel and to introduce Ski.com’s products and services to their massive audience of dedicated skiers and riders around the globe,” said Dan Sherman, Ski.com managing director of marketing. “TGR has a storied history as ski destination tastemakers and now they can direct their passionate followers to the most experienced and trusted source in the ski travel industry.”
Sample TGR Travel packages for the 2014 season include specially curated trips to Way of Life film locations and heli-skiing/snowboarding in Alaska:
Jackson Hole Mountain Resort, Wyo. (3/7/14 – 4/2/14)
Cat Skiing/Snowboarding with Big Red Cats at Red Mountain, B.C. (12/26/2013 – 3/31/2014)
St. Anton, Austria (1/4/14 – 1/31/14)
Mammoth, Calif. (1/5/14 – 2/8/14)
Heli-Skiing/Snowboarding with Chugach Powder Guides at Alyeska, Alaska (2/8/14 – 2/15/14)
Taking place December 29-31, 2013 in Jackson Hole, the TGR Fall Line Camp provides intermediate to expert-level 6th through 12th grade skiers and snowboarders the opportunity to ride Jackson Hole's famous terrain with TGR athletes, production crew, and JHMR Snow School's experienced Freeride Coaches, all while learning how to shoot in the field and edit video footage at TGR's headquarters. Highly coveted early tram access will be provided and confirmed TGR athletes at this time include Tim Durtschi, Matt Philippi and Max Hammer. Click here for more information and to book.
About Teton Gravity Research
Founded in 1996, TGR works with the top athletes in their respective disciplines to capture, celebrate, and bring to life the passion and enthusiasm associated with action sports. Known for its media and lifestyle products, TGR has significant production experience on all seven continents including commercial work, branded entertainment, original television programming, and 30 award-winning feature films. TGR is a proud member of 1% For The Planet, BICEP, Surfrider Foundation, and Protect Our Winters. For more information on TGR, please visit TetonGravity.com, one of the leading online destinations and communities in action sports.
Headquartered in Aspen, Colo., Ski.com is the largest provider of mountain travel in North America and a leading developer of travel-related booking and reservations software. The company has unsurpassed first-hand knowledge and experience and offers the largest mountain lodging inventory and ski-related package components in the travel industry at more than 100 destinations in the United States, Canada, Europe and South America.