Press Release Archive

Thank you for your interest in Copper Mountain. We welcome you to visit so you can see for yourself what we mean by an easily accessible, world-class, playful and less complicated resort. There's a reason why Copper is consistently voted the locals' favorite and this is your chance to find out why.

Press Release Archive

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Goepper Clinches Olympic Spot at Copper

Nick Goepper (Lawrenceburg, IN) became the first skier to secure a spot on the first-ever U.S. Freeskiing Olympic team Saturday with his second-place finish in the slopestyle final at the Visa U.S. Freeskiing Grand Prix presented by The North Face. Goepper was the top American finisher behind Norway’s Andreas Haatveit, who took home the FIS World Cup victory while Australian Russ Henshaw took third.

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Blunck Top Qualifier After Copper Win

Aaron Blunck (Crested Butte, CO) moved to the top of the U.S. Olympic qualification standings with his halfpipe win Friday at the Visa U.S. Freeskiing Grand Prix Series presented by The North Face. Blunck sealed the victory in the FIS World Cup event with French favorite Kevin Rolland in second and teammate Gus Kenworthy (Telluride, CO) taking third, vaulting himself into the third qualification spot.

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Sigourney Gains on Bowman with Win

Brita Sigourney (Carmel, CA) gained ground on Maddie Bowman (S. Lake Tahoe, CA) in the U.S. Olympic qualification standings after her victory in Friday’s halfpipe final at the Visa U.S. Freeskiing Grand Prix Series presented by The North Face.

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Powder Hounds Rejoice in Return of Copper Mountain Snow Day Pass

Copper Mountain has received over seven feet of snow so far in the 2013/2014 season showcasing some of the best early-season conditions in recent years. With new snow gracing the slopes, Copper Mountain is excited to offer the best deal on the slopes: the 2013/2014 Snow Day Pass.

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Copper Mountain Resort Opens Up-Hill Access for the 2013/2014 Season

With help from Mother Nature and cold early-season temperatures, Copper Mountain has concluded snowmaking operations and thus opened up-hill access to guests on Monday, Dec. 16, after 5:00 p.m. Up-hill access is permitted at Copper Mountain with the 2013/2014 Up-Hill Access Pass. All guests are required to have a Copper Mountain Up-Hill Access Pass to skin or snowshoe within the resort boundary during non-operational hours.

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Sprint U.S. Grand Prix, an Olympic Qualification Event, Returns to Copper Mountain Dec. 16 - 22

The world’s best Olympic hopeful freeskiers and snowboarders from across from 35 nations are set to battle it out at Copper Mountain at the 2014 Sprint U.S. Grand Prix, Dec. 16 - 22. Freeskiing and snowboarding athletes compete in both halfpipe and slopestyle events in this Olympic qualification event. Points earned at Copper Mountain qualify athletes for the United States Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) selection process and determine eligibility to compete at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.

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Copper Mountain Supports Local U.S. Freestyle Skier and Olympic Hopeful, Mikaela Matthews

Local freestyle skier and Team Summit alumni Mikaela Matthews is embarking on the Road to Sochi, Russia for the 2014 Winter Olympics. Matthews was a member of the Copper Mountain Ski Team and the “Mini World Cuppers” when she was six years old, and is flying-through-the-air proof of Copper Mountain and Woodward at Copper’s dedication to athlete progression.

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Celebrate the Holidays This Winter Season with 12 Days of Copper

As the snow keeps piling up and on-mountain conditions being the best in years, there’s plenty to celebrate at Copper Mountain Resort with the 12 Days of Copper, Dec. 20 – 31, and the Sprint U.S. Grand Prix, Dec. 16 - 22.

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Powdr Announces ‘Protect Your Playground’ Grant Program To Fund Individual’s Ideas to Protect Local Recreation Spaces

Copper Mountain’s parent company, Powdr, a leading mountain resort owner and active lifestyle company, today announced Protect Your Playground, a new environmental grant program funding individuals with ideas to protect their local environments. Powdr has committed $40,000 across its properties (nine mountain resorts and four Woodward locations) in grant funds for the first year.

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Kenworthy and Drew win Halfpipe at first stop of The North Face Park and Pipe Open Series presented by Nissan at Copper Mountain, CO

The first stop of the 2014 The North Face Park and Pipe Open Series presented by Nissan (PPOS) concluded today with light snowfall and chilly conditions at Copper Mountain, CO on the only superpipe currently open in North America. Over $25,000 in prize money and product was awarded to the top finishers including U.S. Freeskiing athletes Gus Kenworthy of Telluride, CO and Annalisa Drew of Andover, MA who both took first place.

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