April 2, 2014
Copper Mountain Resort Leadership announced today that the 2013/2014 skiing and riding season will be extended for one additional weekend after the resort closes on Sunday, April 20. Copper Mountain will resume operations for one additional weekend on Friday, April 25 through Sunday, April 27.
March 31, 2014
The road to the 25th annual United States of America Snowboard and Freeski Association’s (USASA) championships will end where it began this year, at Colorado’s Copper Mountain Resort. Between the opening event on November 11, 2013 to the snowboarder’s opening ceremonies on Saturday, March 29, some 550 events have been held involving over 4,000 competitors. During the Silver Anniversary of the USASA National Championships, nearly 1200 snowboard athletes will compete in six disciplines while nearly 550 skiers will participate in four individual events.
March 27, 2014
With over 300” on the books so far and closing day on April 20, the time is now to enjoy spring skiing and riding at Copper Mountain. Mother Nature is sure to provide sunshine, soft snow and Copper takes care of the rest with plenty of events for the whole family to enjoy.
March 24, 2014
The tradition of deep snow, mass amounts of sunshine and action packed events continue at Copper Mountain with the annual Sunsation celebration April 12 - 13 and Copper’s closing weekend, April 19 - 20, 2014.
March 17, 2014
Extend your snowboarding season by riding the Woodward at Copper Central Park Terrain Park with your favorite pros this summer. That’s right, with all the snow Copper Mountain received in the 2013/2014 winter season, the mountain will be open through the end of July with a list of guest pros that include Danimals, Jake OE, Joe Sexton, Justin Fronius, Louif-Felix Paradise and Will Lavigne.
March 12, 2014
Copper Mountain has blown past it’s average snowfall with over 24 feet of snow this season; making it the best time to lock in your snow days for next season. Skiers and riders can now purchase all 2014/15 Copper Mountain season pass products.
February 20, 2014
With over 20 feet of snow this season and forecasted storms on the horizon, Copper Mountain packs March with events and unsurpassed skiing and riding. February and March are historically full of the best conditions of the winter season; the time to enjoy Copper’s 2,216 acres of sliding splendor is now.
February 6, 2014
Copper Mountain has surpassed 200 inches of snow for the 2013/2014 winter season, making conditions the best they have been in years. Enjoy the fresh snow and fall in love at Copper over President’s Weekend with Copper Uncorked and in Love.
January 28, 2014
Bad to the Bone Endurance Sports, a leader in the event production industry and the company behind the Ultra Race of Champions, is proud to announce the creation of La Maratona Verticale (The Vertical Marathon), an European style race which will take place on iconic Copper Mountain.
January 16, 2014
The snowfall this winter season is impressive; 35 inches in the past week brings the season total at Copper Mountain to 166 inches. The conditions are the best they have been in years, so fall in love all over again this February at Copper.
January 15, 2014
With nearly 5 feet of snow in the first 14 days of January and a brand new program called Ski and Ride University, Copper Mountain is the perfect place to embrace a new winter sport this season. Copper’s Ski and Ride University is inspired by National Learn to Ski and Ride Month and makes hitting the slopes attainable and affordable for anyone completely new to the sports of skiing and snowboarding.
January 9, 2014
With over 2 feet of new snow in the new year so far and more in the forecast, 2014 is shaping up to be happy indeed at Copper Mountain. Martin Luther King weekend is the perfect time to check out the best conditions of the year, during Copper’s WinterBike and Safety Fest, January 18 - 20.
December 26, 2013
Copper Mountain throws a party remembering 2013 and celebrating the start to 2014 on Tuesday, Dec. 31. NYE Rail Session hosted by Woodward at Copper will be held under the lights in Burning Stones Plaza in Center Village including a torchlight parade, kids’ glow-light parade, fire dancers from 5 – 7 p.m. Fireworks will commence over West Lake at 10 p.m. 2014 kicks off with a packed lineup of events giving Copper guests the perfect time fulfill the resolution to be more active on the slopes in the new year.
December 23, 2013
Two-time Olympic gold medalist Shaun White (Carlsbad, CA) made a big leap towards Sochi Sunday with his third-place finish at the Paul Mitchell Slopestyle at the Sprint U.S. Grand Prix. White’s top-four result fulfilled the objective criteria for Olympic qualification as well as gave him the highest U.S. result so far in the five-event qualification series, putting him in a solid position going into the three remaining events.
December 22, 2013
Olympic gold medalist Kelly Clark (West Dover, VT) mathematically clinched her spot on the 2014 Olympic halfpipe snowboarding team Saturday with her win at the Sprint U.S. Grand Prix at Copper. Clark led a U.S. sweep of the halfpipe finals with Arielle Gold (Steamboat Springs, CO) and Gretchen Bleiler (Aspen, CO).
December 22, 2013
Rookie rider Taylor Gold (Steamboat Springs, CO) led a U.S. sweep with Greg Bretz (Mammoth Lakes, CA) and Ben Ferguson (Bend, OR) in the halfpipe final at the Sprint U.S. Grand Prix at Copper. Gold put down his winning score during the very first run of the competition after barley qualifying for the final in 16th.
December 22, 2013
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.
December 21, 2013
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.
December 21, 2013
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.
December 17, 2013
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.
December 16, 2013
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.
December 16, 2013
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.
December 12, 2013
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.
December 11, 2013
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.
December 10, 2013
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.
December 9, 2013
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.
December 2, 2013
Powdr Enterprises, a division of Powdr, a leading mountain resort owner and lifestyle sports company, today announced the acquisition of the Emmy Award-winning television series “World of Adventure Sports Presented by GoPro.” Powdr Enterprises is transforming World of Adventure from a television series airing on NBC and NBCSN into a year-round, multi-platform offering that integrates all of Powdr’s businesses and consumer touch points including mountain resorts, television, content, digital platforms, and events.
November 27, 2013
Thanks to cold early season temperatures and hard work by Copper Mountain operations crews, resort guests have another reason to be thankful this week, with the opening of the 22 ft. Main Vein superpipe on Wednesday, Nov. 27.
November 21, 2013
Celebrate the grand re-opening of the Woodward at Copper Barn and burn off that turkey dinner at Woodward Remix Friday - Sunday, Nov. 29 - Dec. 1. This grand re-opening event celebrates the new renovations in the Woodward Barn and kicks off the holiday season at Copper Mountain Resort.
November 8, 2013
The 2014 U.S. Alpine Ski Team was introduced Friday during Nature Valley First Tracks at Copper Mountain, home of the U.S Ski Team Speed Center. Olympic gold medalists Ted Ligety (Park City, UT) Lindsey Vonn (Vail, CO), Bode Miller (Franconia, NH) and World Champion Mikaela Shiffrin (Eagle-Vail, CO) were on hand as 54 athletes were announced during a public celebration to kick off the start of the 2014 Audi FIS Alpine World Cup and Olympic winter.