BLOWING ROCK, N.C. — In its fourth season, the Summit 2012 Gay Ski Weekend will be held Jan. 19-22, 2012.

Tagged as a premier travel vacation and winter event in the Southeast, it welcomes attendees from across the region.

Lodging will be available in the downtown area and at two properties closer to the slopes. Visit the event website to view room packages which include black diamond passes, as well as costs.

Two types of passes are available for those who wish to enjoy the festivities, but will not be staying at the event resorts.

For more information, call NC High Country at 855-234-6242, option 5, email or visit


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