Jun 14, 2016 in Copper Mountain
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golf 2015 (8) Tripp Fay, Copper Mountain

Summer 2016 at Copper Mountain is now underway as most summer activities, Copper Creek Golf Course and Woodward Copper Summer Camp are all in full swing.

Copper Summer Activities began Friday, June 10 andinclude scenic chairlift rides, diggler rentals, mini golf, bumper boats, bungee jumping, the climbing wall, and zip lining, all

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Jun 13, 2016 in Arapahoe Basin
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Arapahoe Basin Closing Day June 12, 2016. (Photo by Arapahoe Basin / Dave Camara) Arapahoe Basin Closing Day June 12, 2016.(Photo by Arapahoe Basin / Dave Camara)

After 224 days of skiing and riding, the 2015-16 Colorado ski season is over as Arapahoe Basin's chairlifts stopped turning yesterday. More than 2,000 people came out to the Basin for one last day of lift-served skiing, with many testing their skills at

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Jun 10, 2016 in Skiing & Snowboarding, Press Release
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Colorado Ski Country USA Announces 2015-16 Double Diamond Award Winners CSCUSA Annual Meeting in Denver on Thursday, June 9, 2016. (Chris Schneider Photography)

 

Yesterday evening at the 53rd Annual Meeting of Colorado Ski Country USA (CSCUSA), Colorados ski resorts capped a record-setting 2015-16 season with the Double Diamond Awards, where individuals who have made significant

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Jun 09, 2016 in General, Skiing & Snowboarding, Press Release
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Dave Camara, Arapahoe Basin Ski Area Dave Camara, Arapahoe Basin Ski Area

 

Colorado Ski Country USA (CSCUSA) announced today at the associations 53rd Annual Meeting that skier visits at its 21 member resorts totaled 7.4 million in 2015/16, up by nearly five percent compared to last years CSCUSA membership season total and a new record for visitation.

Additionally, the 2015

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Jun 03, 2016 in Aspen Mountain
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Alex Voshell and Michael Dansiger Skiing Together on a Sunny Winter Day at Aspen Snowmass Resort Photo by Scott Markewitz, Aspen Snowmass

Aspen Mountain will open approximately 120 acres of terrain for skiing and riding this weekend, June 4-5. Skiing will be off the Ajax Express chair on the upper part of the mountain, with uploading and downloading on the Silver Queen Gondola. Skiing will be open from 9 a.m to 2 p.m. with

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Jun 01, 2016 in Uncategorized
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Arapahoe Basin May 21, 2016 - Swimsuit Parade. (Photo by Dave Camara) Arapahoe Basin May 21, 2016 - Swimsuit Parade.
(Photo by Dave Camara)

Arapahoe Basin Ski Area (A-Basin) will re-open its lifts for a bonus weekend of skiing and snowboarding Friday, June 10 through Sunday, June 12, 2016. The Black Mountain Express and Lenawee Mountain lifts will operate from

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May 27, 2016 in Sunlight
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2014 Mattson Sunlight Sunlight Mountain Resort

Each spring, the U.S. ski industry bestows special recognition for ski area operators, and last week Sunlight Mountain Resort received three top distinctions in the areas of marketing and public relations.

Slope and Soak Voted Best Bring a Friend Campaign

On May 19, Sunlight was honored with a national

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May 26, 2016 in Aspen Mountain, Events
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Aspen Snowmass Aspen Snowmass

What more could a skier or snowboarder ask for than a ski season that runs almost into June with an aprs-ski scene that's unmatchedoutside of Colorado Ski Country?

Aspen Mountain will open 120 acres of terrain for skiing and riding when it opens for

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May 10, 2016 in Skiing & Snowboarding
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How is the Ski Industry Responding to Climate Change? Robin Smith, TechnoAlpin

Snowmaking is an increasingly important component of ski area operations, even for the high alpine ski areas of Colorado Ski Country. Although only about 12% of skiable acreage in Colorado is covered by snowmaking, that figure may increase in the future if unpredictable early season weather remains the norm.

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Apr 29, 2016 in Events
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Carl Frey, Winter Park Resort Carl Frey, Winter Park Resort

The NFL Draft is coming to Winter Park Resort, as the Denver Broncos will make their day three selections live from the base of Mary Jane on Saturday, April 30 beginning at 10 a.m.

Helping to make the picks will be former quarterback Jake Plummer, Miles the Mascot, members of the Broncos Cheerleaders, as well as University of Colorado alum and former Olympic freestyle skier Jeremy Bloom, the only

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