Copper Mountain Resort Welcomes Its 40th Anniversary Season Today!

This morning at 9am, the American Eagle lift at Copper Mountain Resort started turning, commencing the resort’s 40th anniversary season. Throughout opening weekend, the American Eagle chairlift and the Easy Rider surface lift will service 3 trails totaling 42 acres of skiing and riding, plus Woodward at Copper’s Eagle Jib Park.

November 2, 2012

For Immediate Release                   

  • Opening Day terrain included 3 trails totaling 42 acres of skiing and riding, plus Woodward at Copper’s Eagle Jib Park.
  • View photos and b-roll from Copper Mountain’s Opening Day.

 

COPPER MOUNTAIN, Colo. — November 2, 2012 — This morning at 9am, the American Eagle lift at Copper Mountain Resort started turning, commencing the resort’s 40th anniversary season. Throughout opening weekend, the American Eagle chairlift and the Easy Rider surface lift will service 3 trails totaling 42 acres of skiing and riding, plus Woodward at Copper’s Eagle Jib Park.

Copper is celebrating its 40th season kick-off with music presented by RedBull and limited edition Koozie giveaways outside the Spyder store for the first 500 guests. Koozie giveaways will be offered on both Friday and Saturday mornings.

Copper’s 40th season welcomes several new amenities and activities around the resort. Beginning in mid-November, guests can soar over West Lake on Copper’s newest attraction, the Alpine Rush Zip Line, or visit one of Copper’s recently added retail shops, Funky Finds Boutique & Gifts, 123 Mountain and Sunglass Express.

Season Pass products prices are guaranteed until Nov. 12, the time is now to lock in your snow days for this winter, visit www.CopperColorado.com to renew online.

Visit CopperColorado.com for terrain updates, snow reports, lodging steals, event details and more. Stay in the loop all year long at www.facebook.com/CopperMtn or @CopperMtn on Twitter.

Last Chance Lodging deals for Opening Weekend start at $99 per night.

 

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Media Note

Opening Day Skype interviews are available, please contact media contacts below.

More info, broadcast-quality photos and video footage of Opening Day are available at CopperColorado.com/mediaroom. Please credit the photographer listed and Copper Mountain Resort.

 

Media Contact

Katherine Bush, Copper Mountain PR, (970) 968 – 2318 x38892, kbush@coppercolorado.com

Austyn Williams, Copper Mountain PR, (970) 968 – 2318 x38827, awilliams@coppercolorado.com

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