Cooper|Chicago Ridge: Skiing on the New Double Black Diamonds

Submitted by R. Scott Rappold on Thu, 01/23/2020 - 11:42

Cooper - Scott Rappold
Cooper|Chicago Ridge - Scott Rappold 

By R. Scott Rappold

I'm at Cooper Ski Area and frankly I'm scared.

It's an odd sensation up here. This mountain isn't known for difficult terrain. In fact, for 77 of the 78 years it's been in existence, it has offered no runs rated double-black-diamond. 

Sweet Sensations - Where To Get Your Sugar Fix at Copper, Winterpark and Aspen

Submitted by Helen Olsson on Mon, 01/13/2020 - 10:40

Copper sugarlips
Suglarlips - Copper Mountain 

Tiny handcrafted donuts, incendiary hot cocoa, and nostalgic candy: Here’s where to get your sugar fix in Aspen, Winter Park and Copper.

Aspen

Fluffy Pow, Fluffy Pancakes

Where Do Teens and Kids Love to Ski?

Submitted by Nancy Coulter Parker on Thu, 01/02/2020 - 11:29

Woodward Copper

By Nancy Coulter-Parker 

Planning a snow day or weekend with older kids? I asked some of my favorite young skiers about which mountains they like to go to and why. Here’s what they had to say: 

Kai Parker - Eldora & Steamboat Springs