Arapahoe Basin's Early Riser parking lot is home to a stretch of prime real estate known as "The Beach." The Beach backs up to the three lower mountain chairlifts, and is the perfect spot to kick back between runs with family and friends.It's asceneunique tothe Basin, and a guaranteed good time.
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When temperatures are on the rise, peel off some layers, bust out some good tunes, and let loose on the slopes!
The snow is still oh-so-good and the fun ain't over yet. Bright colors are a tell-tale indicator of the fun ahead--and there's nothing like a neon onesie to get you in the mood for some Spring skiing! Bikinis, tank tops and shorts are welcome--just don't forget to apply sunscreen in the appropriate areas. Before you pull out your bike and put your skis away for the season, be sure to enjoy the sunshine on the slopes! Pack a picnic or pick your favorite patio, and be on the lookout for the wild Springtime celebrations to come.Read more
When spring rolls around in Colorado, many outdoor enthusiasts face the agonizing decision of what to do with all the sunshine, open space, and snowy mountains. Weekends are torn between skiing, fishing, hiking or golfing. One solution is to attempt the challenge of the trifecta, which is to participate in three favorite outdoor activities on the same day.
Springtime in Ski Country brings the perfect opportunity for outdoorRead more
As if soft snow, warm temperatires, and apres-ski on the sundeck were not good enough reasons to keep you skiing until summer, several Colorado Ski Country member ski areas and resorts have specials on lift tickets and lodging to entice you back up to the mountains. Here's a summary of how you can save on spring skiing.Read more
The calendar may say spring, but powderhounds are experiencing mid-winter conditions at the Steamboat Ski Resort, wherea March for the record books has delivered excellent spring skiing conditions.
Its been the snowiest March in the last five years," said Katie Brown, vice president of sales and marketing for Steamboat Ski & Resort Corp. With over 5 feet this month and nearly 30Read more
The end of the 2015/16 winter season is in sight, but the fun is far from over at Copper Mountain with 3 feet of snow so far this month. The celebrations are endless at Copper this April, with a string of events sure to keep any mountain dweller busy. Closing day for the 2015/16 season was scheduled for April 17, but Copper is excited to announce an extended weekend on April 22-24 to getRead more
How is this possible? Two of Colorado Ski Country USA's 21 member ski areas and resorts have closed for the season, seven more are hosting closing day festivities this Sunday, and by this time next month you'll be able to count the number of open ski areas on one hand :(
The upside is that April is historically the second snowiest month inRead more