Ski Industry Goes High-Tech with Ultimate Skiers Guide

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Skiers have a wonderful new option this year when it comes to shopping for themselves or their skiing friends. "The Ultimate Skiers Guide" is a brand new product from Next Generation Software. This is a hot item for ski enthusiasts, travel agencies, ski clubs, resorts, and others in the skiing industry. This attractively priced ($34.95) multimedia Skiers Guide is available on either diskettes or CD-ROM. Mark Subers, production coordinator for this project says, "a ski buff would have to spend over $250 in books and directories to get the material contained in this one product. It's a terrific buy."

This totally new multimedia package contains over 150 different items of information for over 650 ski resorts in North America. Included with the extensive amount of information for each ski area are trail maps, area pictures, and video clips shown through Next Generation's "Photo-Show" window, giving ski enthusiasts an opportunity to see themselves "right in the action." Exciting scenes of snowboarding and skiing in North America's finest resort areas are just the ticket to get any ski lover's blood racing.

Once you've had a chance to look through literally hundreds of ski photos, trailmaps, and video clips, you can enjoy visiting over 650 mountains through a simple graphical interface, that not only pin-points every area's location, but also allows the user to easily view every ski resort in a particular area. …