Special Olympics

Copper is proud to be the official winter training site for all Colorado-based winter Special Olympic athletes, as well as the official host resort for the Winter Games. Come out and support these amazing athletes as they compete for at Copper for the 28th year in events including Alpine Skiing, Cross Country Skiing, Snowshoeing and Snowboarding.

Sun Feb 28 - Sun Feb 28


Copper is proud to be the official winter training site for all Colorado-based winter Special Olympic athletes, as well as the official host resort for the Winter Games. Come out and support these amazing athletes as they compete for at Copper for the 28th year in events including Alpine Skiing, Cross Country Skiing, Snowshoeing and Snowboarding.

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2016-state-winter-games-tickets-19910856909


Terrain Closures

Alpine Event Venues - Carefree 1 and 2, Scooter, Easy Feeling, Copperopolis

Snowshoe/Cross Country Venues - Snowshoe course next to Triple Treat lot, Cross Country course at base of Alpine lift on existing nordic trails



Schedule of Events

TIME

EVENT

7:00 am – 3:00 pm

7:30 am

Athlete Registration (Kokopelli’s)

Volunteer Orientation: Alpine/Snowboarding (Bighorn C2/3)

8:00 am

Volunteer Registration: Cross-Country/Snow Shoe (Triple Treat Tent)

8:30 am

Volunteer Registration: Alpine/Snowboarding (Kokopelli’s)

8:30 am

Volunteer Orientation: Cross-Country/Snow Shoe (Triple Treat Tent)

8:30 am

Opening Ceremonies (BSP)

9:00 – 3:00 pm

Alpine/Snowboarding Competition

10:00 – 3:00 pm

Cross-Country/Snow Shoe Competition

3:45 – 4:30 pm

Closing Ceremonies (Bighorn B/C1)

4:45 pm – 6:00 pm

Family Reception (Kokopelli’s)

6:25 pm

Torchlight Parade (Center Village)

6:45 pm

Fireworks (Center Village)

 

For more information on available parking during this event, click here.


Spend the Weekend at Copper Mountain

Copper offers lodging to suit your specific needs. Whether you’re look for a house or hotel style, we’ve got you covered. For more information on Copper Lodging click here.