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Will you come to Cancun to Ski?

pq2pq2 Posts: 33 Baller
edited December 2017 in Other Stuff
Planning on developing a ski site in Cancun. Hotel in the location.
I was wondering how many skiers travel to Cancun every year.

Will you come to Cancun to Ski? 89 votes

It’s in my future plans!
15% 14 votes
Yes, I go every year (Vacation Club or Time Share)
2% 2 votes
I will love to go to Cancun in the near future.
43% 39 votes
No!
38% 34 votes

Comments

  • WoodySkierWoodySkier Posts: 68 Baller
    Didn’t this place just get built? http://mayanwatercomplex.com
    andjules
  • skiinxsskiinxs Posts: 460 Crazy Baller
    Seems to be getting a little more dicey in the Cancun area with state department warnings, but I do go diving in Cozumel somewhat frequently. Flying into Cancun and getting a ski set on the way down and back instead of flying directly into Cozumel could be a good option.
  • 6balls6balls Posts: 4,878 ★★★Triple Panda Award Recipient ★★★
    We hit Coz once or twice a year, too.
    Dave Ross--die cancer die
    pq2Brady
  • oldjeepoldjeep Posts: 3,115 Mega Baller
    @WoodySkier maybe he is thinking of a place with an English option on the website? But no, parts of Mexico are getting too sketchy. Plenty of options on this side of the border.
    Chuck P
    Not a mechanic but I play one at home
    Than_Bogan
  • LoopSkiLoopSki Posts: 354 Crazy Baller
    I may be out of the loop. Other than the bootleg liquor scandal, what is dicey about Cancun ?
    Killer
  • desmonipouxdesmonipoux Posts: 23 Baller
    I use to go very often to Cancun to ski.
    Staying at Club Med, skiing with Scott Smith.
    Since Scott is not serious any longer, I did not ski there again.
    I would love to return.
    Tell me when you open, I will visit you for sure.
    Nicolas (from France)

    pq2
  • colo_skiercolo_skier Posts: 766 Solid Baller
    @pq2, Sounds great, having skied with you in the past it would be interesting to see what and were your plans are.
    Not sure I know what I am doing. The boat goes I follow. Trying to perfect the deep water start. Squirrel!
    pq2
  • thagerthager Posts: 4,295 Mega Baller
    Fly in for my job fairly often.
    Stir vigorously then leave!
    pq2
  • 6balls6balls Posts: 4,878 ★★★Triple Panda Award Recipient ★★★
    @thager you have a job?
    Dave Ross--die cancer die
  • thagerthager Posts: 4,295 Mega Baller
    Si Senor!
    Stir vigorously then leave!
    schafer
  • DWDW Posts: 1,850 Mega Baller
    Another Coz diver, so it would make a fun additional option. Makes me want a real Mexican taco camarones & Cozumel coconut ice cream.
    pq26balls
  • parkerc2112parkerc2112 Posts: 113 Baller
    “State department recommendations”? US government not believable. Never an incident in 20+ years in tourista Cancun/isla/Cozumel.

    Skied with some sketchy guy in the bay behind a pos inboard held together with duct tape. Big mistake.

    I’d frequent a place with integrity.
    pq2
  • colo_skiercolo_skier Posts: 766 Solid Baller
    I have skied with @pq2 and he is a quality person and is only concerned with everyone having a good skiing experience. When I skied in the lagoon with him we went to 3 different areas to ensure we were out of the wind.
    Not sure I know what I am doing. The boat goes I follow. Trying to perfect the deep water start. Squirrel!
    pq2
  • pq2pq2 Posts: 33 Baller
    Thank you for your comment @colo_skier !
  • slvrbulitslvrbulit Posts: 173 Baller
    @pq2 , you took my brother and myself skiing a few years ago in the lagoon. We would definitely ski with you at your site.
    pq2
  • pq2pq2 Posts: 33 Baller
    Thank you @slvrbulit!
  • jimskijimski Posts: 242 Baller
    @pq2 is this where the wake open is in April. Coming down to this event if it's the same place I'll bring my ski along
  • pq2pq2 Posts: 33 Baller
    Hello @jimski I guess is the same place. I will ask the driver if he knows anything about the open and will let you know. Bring your ski!
  • pq2pq2 Posts: 33 Baller
    @jimski it is the same place we’re the open will be. Confirmed
  • jimskijimski Posts: 242 Baller
    @pq2 right on I'll be there
    pq2Gar
  • jimskijimski Posts: 242 Baller
    @pq2 & @schafer do you know of any hotels close to the site
  • schaferschafer Posts: 292 Baller
    @jimski Iberostar Paraiso Beach is right across the road.
    Vidanta Riviera Maya is the next one north across the road. It has 5 resorts within I believe. (The grand luxxe, grand Mayan, the grand bliss, the Bliss, Mayan Palace)
    You would have to “jaywalk” across the highway but you could literally walk right across from those ones.
    Quest for the Purple Loop
  • jimskijimski Posts: 242 Baller
    Thanks @schafer I'll check them out
  • GarnGarn Posts: 446 Crazy Baller
    There is so much to do in Cancun, Playa, Cozumel that I would leave my ski home and do plenty of other things.
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