Snow Lovers Rejoice in Return of the Copper Mountain Snow Day Pass

December 18, 2012

COPPER MOUNTAIN, Colo. — Dec. 18, 2012 — Copper Mountain has received 6 inches in the past 24 hours making today an official Snow Day valid with the Snow Day Pass. In the past 7 days Copper has received 15 inches of snow boosting acreage to 363 acres and 34 trails currently open just in time for the holidays. With new snow gracing the slopes, Copper Mountain is happy to announce the return of the Snow Day Pass for the 12/13 winter season. For just $99, the Snow Day Pass allows pass holders unlimited lift access at Copper Mountain any day that the mountain receives 4 inches of snow or more. Copper Mountain averages 30 snow days each season and upcoming snow in the forecast the Snow Day Pass gives guests the best bang for their buck this winter.  

The Snow Day Pass is valid when the official Copper Mountain snow report states 4 inches or more. The report is based on the previous 24-hour period and an official Snow Day will be announced the morning of the valid day. Guests can find out if it is an official Snow Day at starting at 5:30 a.m., signing up for the Copper Mountain Daily Mountain Report, checking out the Copper Mountain Snow Stake Cam or following Copper Mountain at or @CopperMtn on Twitter.

With the Snow Day Pass, Copper offers two guaranteed bonus days of skiing or riding on Superbowl Sunday, Feb. 3, and Closing Day, April 14.The Snow Day Pass is available for a limited time only. The Snow Day Pass is available for purchase online or in person at any Guest Services location at Copper Mountain.

Mark your calendars for the Sprint U.S. Grand Prix making its first stop at Copper Mountain Jan. 7-12 with both skiing and snowboarding halfpipe and slopestyle events. The Grand Prix Series has been elevated to World Cup status and brings competitors from all over the world to battle for qualification points for the 2013 Winter Games in Sochi, Russia.  

Copper Mountain believes Everyone Deserves a Snow Day, book at least two nights of lodging and get your third night free plus kids ski free. Book your vacation now for 47% off.

Visit for terrain updates, snow reports, lodging steals, event details, and more.

Stay in the loop all year long at or @CopperMtn on Twitter.


Media Note

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