Nov 10, 2020 in Loveland

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Photo Credit: Dustin Schaefer, Loveland Ski Area

Loveland Ski Area will open for the 2020/21 season on Wednesday, November 11.

“We have been waiting to welcome everyone back to the mountain since our season ended in March and are happy to announce that Opening Day is finally here,” said COO Rob Goodell. “We want to do everything we can to make sure we remain open for the entire season and are counting on everyone to do their part to help keep

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Nov 03, 2020 in

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Winter Park Resort will push back the opening of its 2020/21 winter season originally set for November 18, 2020, to help ensure the best guest experience possible.  Based on current information, Winter Park anticipates opening no earlier than November 30, 2020, but that is subject to change based on public health and weather circumstances. The health and well-being of employees, guests and the community remains the highest priority for the resort. 

The impacts of the East Troublesome Fire on Grand County, home to

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Oct 30, 2020 in Copper Mountain, Skiing & Snowboarding, COVID-19

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Copper Mountain announced today further details for its parking reservation system, an important way Copper plans to manage the number of people on property in order to ensure the wellbeing of its guests, staff and community. The parking reservation system, part of Copper’s Operation Stay Safe, will be in place every day of the season and parking spaces must be reserved before arriving to the resort to ensure availability.  

 “At Copper, we’re doing everything we can to keep everyone

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Oct 30, 2020 in Powderhorn

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After a long-term coordinated effort that included the City of Grand Junction and the US Forest Service, Powderhorn Mountain Resort has successfully completed one of the most innovative and energy efficient snowmaking systems in the world. Thanks to low temperatures, Powderhorn was able to operate the new snow guns for the first time for most of the day on Tuesday, and the fully automated system lived up to high expectations

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Oct 28, 2020 in

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Photo Credit: Casey Day, Loveland Ski Area

Few days throughout the ski season inspire as much stoke and joy as Opening Day in Colorado. And few other days bring out all walks of life in the snow sports community. The most excitable and most interesting people can be found scattered across the lifts and slopes of Opening Day in Colorado. Here are a few of the ones you might meet:

The Gear Head

You can tell the gear head by his brand new, well, everything. He’s got this year’s Smith goggles, brand new

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Oct 28, 2020 in Purgatory

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Snow fell on the mountains around Purgatory Resort late Sunday night and into Monday. A dusting was visible from the base area, with the summit of the resort receiving a few inches. With the snow came colder temperatures, allowing Purgatory to begin snowmaking for the 2020/2021 ski season. 

“We are planning on making snow every night moving forward as long as Mother Nature cooperates and gives us good

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Oct 28, 2020 in Loveland

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The temps are staying low and our snowmakers continue to make snow around the clock. The top of the mountain on Catwalk is complete. After the snowmaking crew finishes up on Mambo, they'll move all the snowguns to Home Run and finish up the final stretch of snowmaking. Conditions are looking very good for snowmaking through the week. Loveland hopes to open sometime late this month or early November. Loveland's

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Oct 16, 2020 in Loveland, COVID-19

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Loveland Ski Area is finalizing its operating plan for the upcoming season and their furry 4-legged employees are helping communicate the new policies and procedures to their guests. Loveland Ski Patrol Dog Zuma and Loveland Mascot and Georgetown, Colorado Mayor Parker the Snow Dog filmed a video to let guests know what they can expect at Loveland Ski Area during the 2020/21 season. Parker and Zuma

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Oct 12, 2020 in Loveland

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Photo Credit: Dustin Schefer, Loveland Ski Area

Snowmaking has begun at Loveland Ski Area. A winter storm delivered 5.5 inches of snow to the ski area yesterday in addition to the cold temperatures the snowmaking team had been waiting for. At 4:15pm yesterday afternoon, Loveland’s snowmaking team started making snow on Catwalk and Mambo. The snow guns were still piling up little pieces of winter as of noon today and the evening temperatures look very promising through the rest of the week.  Loveland started

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Oct 06, 2020 in aspen, Aspen Snowmass, Press Release

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As winter approaches, Aspen Snowmass prepares for the upcoming ski season with a new chairlift, added snowmaking terrain, upgrades and remodels to facilities, a new restaurant concept, increased contactless commerce and new

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