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BELLAIRE, Mich. (February 13, 2007) – Shanty Creek Resort, located in beautiful northern Michigan, is announcing that in observance of Valentine’s Day, Shanty Creek has painted a gigantic 1200 sq. ft red heart on the slopes of Schuss Mountain.

“We’re celebrating Valentine’s Day everyday in February,” comments Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Jon Stultz. “We’re shouting the fact that ‘Love is in the Air at Shanty Creek’ from the mountaintops… literally.”

“Valentine’s Day is about more than just chocolate hearts and greeting cards…it’s about the experience,” states Stultz. “Shanty Creek provides everything couples need to make a memorable, romantic and relaxing vacation.” Shanty Creek’s “Valentine’s Package”, which includes overnight lodging, candles, rose petals, bath salts, body cream, chocolates, nightly turn down service and a “How to Guide” for romance at Shanty Creek, starts at $139 per couple.

A romantic meal is also planned for Valentines Day at the resort’s Italian restaurant, LaVigna. Executive Chef Gianfranco Munna has prepared a special Valentine’s Menu with some signature Valentine creations for each course.

Shanty Creek Resort is a four-season resort offering 49 downhill skiing slopes on two mountains, 21 km of Nordic ski trails, snowboarding and tubing runs and 72 holes of championship golf. Located on 4,500 acres 30 miles northeast of Traverse City, Shanty Creek boasts three distinct villages and lodging facilities, award-winning dining, live entertainment and a full-service conference and banquet center. For more information, visit www.ShantyCreek.com.

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106 KHQ Shanty Creek Ski Promotion – Every Wednesday Through March 14

Ski the Schuss and Summit Mountains at Shanty Creek Resort & Club for $1.06 each Wednesday starting January 3, 2007. Along with local radio station 106KHQ, Shanty Creek Resort & Club invites you to get your lift ticket from 5pm to 9pm for only $1.06 until March 14, 2007. Remember to stop by the 106KHQ table from 5-7pm for great giveaways!

* Feel llike skiing all day? Get a day lift ticket for only $10.06 (Valid 9am-5pm)
* Forgot your skis? Get ski rentals for $10.06 (Valid 5pm-9pm)
* Need a break from skiing? Head to Greenway Tubing Park at Summit Village and tube for only $3.06 (with the purchase of a $1.06 KHQ lift ticket)

Whether you are a visitor or a native, be sure to take advantage of these spectacular savings! To get your certificate for your KHQ Lift Ticket click on the link below!

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Join Shanty Creek Resort & Club for “A Month of Valentines”

Celebrate romance throughout the month of February during “A Month of Valentines” at Shanty Creek Resort & Club. Be swept off your feet as you and your loved one experience a one-of-a-kind vacation to rekindle your love with adventurous thrills and inspiring tranquility at our romantic mountain hideaway.

Choose from a variety of cozy lodgings as the perfect backdrop to your intimate getaway.

At Shanty Creek Resort you can…

• Slip into your in-room whirlpool tub for a relaxing soak
• Enjoy a romantic dinner at at one of our premiere restaurants
• Witness a breathtaking sunset over magnificent Lake Bellaire
• Retire to your comfortable retreat and cuddle next to the roaring fire in your room

Consult with our advisors for unique ways to enhance the romance on your vacation in scenic Northern Michigan.

To make the most out of your celebration our consultants are prepared to assist you with…

• Personalized baskets
• Flowers
• Dinner reservations
• Spa treatments
• Customized Activities and Entertainment

In honor of “A Month of Valentines,” The Lakeview and LaVigna restauraunts at Shanty Creek will offer delectable daily entrée specials throughout the month of February and delight guests with a special menu on Valentine’s Day.

Book your romantic vacation at Shanty Creek and you won’t have to worry about leaving your children behind. Our resort offers a multitude of family activities and provides convenient childcare options while you and your loved one share a tender moment.

Shanty Creek Resort & Club is the ultimate romantic mountain sanctuary for your vacation. We offer a spectacular combination of intimate accommodations amid awe-inspiring scenery and endless entertainment options. Fall in love all over again this February during “A Month of Valentines” at Shanty Creek Resort and Club.

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