Getting Around Copper
Trying to figure out the best ways to get around Copper? Take advantage of these convenient options.
On-Resort Shuttle Service:
Shuttles run from 7am − 11pm, 7 days a week (November 2nd, 2012 − April 14th, 2013) to transport guests around Copper Mountain. A shuttle for each village is available from the Alpine and Far East lots.
*NEW Copper Coach Dial-A-Ride Service:
Dining in East Village, but staying in West? Legs too tired after your Snow Day to walk to your condo? Call the Copper Coach at 970-368-2002 for FREE and convenient transport to and from all areas of the Copper Community. Copper Coach runs 8:30am to 11:00pm. Please call 15 to 20 minutes prior to the desired pick-up time, and to verify availability.
The Summit Stage
The purpose of the Summit Stage is to provide FREE scheduled public transportation and ADA paratransit service for residents and visitors to Summit County. Bus service is available to most ski areas, shopping centers, medical centers, and some residential areas in Summit County. Come in and take a look around to see what the Summit Stage has to offer you! The current Summit Stage schedule is also posted at each Stage stop.
To find the bus routes and stop times for your destination, Click Here.
Free Parking is available 7 days a week in the Alpine & Far East Lots*. From I-70 merge onto CO-91 S via EXIT 195 toward COPPER MTN/LEADVILLE. Proceed past Copper Road on CO-91 & follow signage for the Alpine or Far East Parking lots. The on-resort shuttle service provides free transportation from these lots to each of the villages.
Pay Parking is availble in B-Lot, Beeler, Chapel, Copper Circle, Triple Treat, Union Creek and Wheeler Lots. Prices range from $5 - $40/ day based on location.
Union Creek features a newly expanded Drop-Off-Zone & Pay Parking.
* No overnight parking without a permit.
Parking Calendar 2012-2013
|Prices include taxes & resort surcharge|
Copper's FREE Ride
The FreeRide electric car service will temporarily be available from November 22nd to 25th and will run on a regular basis starting December 22nd for the 2012/2013 season. FreeRide hours are daily, from 8:30AM to 11:00AM and then again from 3:00PM to 5:30PM. The FreeRide driver can be contacted during those hours at 970 556-8687.
The FreeRide offers rides between the inner parking lots and the Center Village. Initial focus is for families with small children or anyone struggling with their gear or the elevation. Most of the rides are spontaneous but guests may schedule a pick up during operating hours by calling the above number. The car holds 5 people and their equipment.
The FreeRide's range is typically from The Schoolhouse at Union Creek to the Chapel Lot. The car does not go to Lewis Ranch or to the Alpine and Far East parking lots.
Please Click Here for more information on getting here.