Active Adult Communities

Active Adult Communities Ideal for Ski Enthusiasts

May 22, 2014 • Fenny Peiffer

Winter Safety Tips

Active adults who love skiing should consider living near skiing destinations. One of these destinations is the Rocky Mountains. The Rocky Mountains offer you some of the best ski resorts in America. If you are looking for 55+ communities in proximity to ski resorts, here are four active adult communities you can consider living in.

Big Fir Active Adult Community

Big Fir by Landed Gentry is an active adult community located in Mount Vernon, Washington. It is nestled at the base of Little Mountain and offers you spacious home plans and homes designed for ease of living. Living in Big Fir will not only provide you the ability to enjoy all the amenities the community has to offer, but also the proximity to skiing. There are several ski resorts in Mount Vernon and all of them promise you the best skiing ever.

The Avenues Crofton Park

The Avenues is a luxurious, maintenance-free active adult community that offers senior boutique living. With 90 beautifully appointed homes and breath-taking views from just about anywhere in the community, you can be sure of an active life if you lived in this community. Situated in Broomfield, Colorado this community is in proximity to many ski resorts. Each will offer you an unforgettable skiing experience.

Ridgeview at Mount Arlington

This is a luxury condominium community in Mount Arlington, New Jersey, walking distance from the beach and shopping. However, the best thing, for ski enthusiasts, about this community is its proximity to some really great ski resorts. For example, Campgaw Mountain in Mahwah is just 42 minutes away from Mount Arlington. But, Mount Arlington is also a ski destination and you will have many great hours of skiing here.

Heather Gardens

This maintenance-free senior living community in Aurora, Colorado is ideal for ski enthusiasts as it has a number of ski resorts and is also in proximity to some too. This active community also provides you a 9-hole golf course, as well as, a number of amenities needed to enjoy a carefree lifestyle.

Skiing is an energetic and fun sport that also has many health benefits. This is why many seniors are considering retiring near ski destinations. Although summer is just around the corner, it is never too late to look into some ski destinations.

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