Copper Supports Local Patroller Sally Francklyn with ‘Super Woman Sally’ Heat During the CopperMan Adventure Race, April 14
January 22, 2012... Copper Mountain, CO... With 9 inches of new snow, it was an awesome snow day at Copper Mountain. Unfortunately, the entire resort including the chair-lifts lost power from its service provider mid-day. The Copper team reacted as quickly as possible in effort to switch all lifts to auxiliary power...
The Copper Environmental Foundation (a non-profit 501c3), dedicated to the environmental sustainability of Copper, Frisco and the surrounding areas announces the 2011 grant cycle.
Copper Mountain couldn’t let the summer end without a bang and this weekend welcomes the return of the anticipated Labor Day festival, Copper Country. The Grammy-packed lineup will draw locals, visitors and homeowners alike, making the Village at Copper the Labor Day gathering place of Summit County. Get your fill of free outdoor live music, dozens of kid’s activities, artist exhibits and more at Copper Country.
Copper Mountain has collaborated with the Republic National Distributing Company to host Peak Performance’s 27th Annual Genuine Jazz & Wine Festival. The event features renowned jazz musicians, an expansive collection of wines to sample, and a gourmet grill from August 26 - 28 in the Center Village at Copper.
Warrior Dash is the ultimate event for thrill-seeking athletes and lands in the Rockies for the 2nd year in a row, where 12 obstacles await along this 3.15 mile course. Participants will conquer extreme obstacles and celebrate their feats with music, beer, warrior helmets and muddy shorts. Zany costumes are encouraged! In addition, there will be free live music all weekend.
Presented by the Village at Copper, ArtGuitar gathers more than 20 artists from around Colorado and the community to create works of art from damaged and unusable guitars, kindly donated by the Guitar Center of Denver. These impressively creative guitars are up for bid, with the proceeds benefiting the Copper Environmental Foundation.
This weekend at Copper Mountain Resort enjoy Hike MS on July 30, a fund-raising event brought to you by the Colorado-Wyoming Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, offering three beautiful mountain hiking routes over varying terrain and mileage. In addition, don’t miss the free benefit concert by the Freddy Jones Band on Saturday, July 30 at 6 p.m. Make a weekend out of it and check out Fridays at Copper (FAC) with free activities all day, a free live concert by The Congress, and a free showing of How to Train Your Dragon (PG).
Beat the heat of summer by grabbing your shades and a cold brew as you enjoy one of the many free live performances still to come at Copper Mountain. Known for being one of the best live music venues in the Colorado Rockies, Copper has lived up to the hype this summer by hosting returning events, Guitar Town and Copper Country, as well as a new benefit concert featuring the Freddy Jones Band.
Copper Mountain Resort and The U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) announced today a long-term partnership to create the U.S. Ski Team Speed Center at Copper, an exclusive on-snow alpine ski racing venue designed to provide full-length downhill training by early November each season, beginning this fall.
As host to three noteworthy charitable events this summer, Copper Mountain encourages cyclists, hikers, and volunteers to join them in raising much needed funding for the Children's Hospital of Denver, the National MS Society, and the Davis Phinney Foundation for Parkinson's disease research. Participants of all ages and skill level will have the opportunity to make a contribution to the community, whether it be taking on the challenging 3-day cycling course of the Courage Classic, enjoying the leisurely 2-mile Green Course of HikeMS, or enjoying the 78-mile picturesque tour of the Rocky Mountains at the Copper Triangle.
The arts are alive at Copper Mountain Resort this summer as the Village plays host to art walks, silent auctions, arts festivals, and live artist paintings. Art enthusiasts will enjoy the Parker Artists Guild Village Art Walk this weekend, July 15-17; the ArtGuitar Silent Auction during Guitar Town, Aug. 12-14, and the Arts Festival during Copper Country, Sept. 2-4. In addition, Copper supports local artists during the Summit County Fall for the Arts Celebration, Sept. 9-11.
Tomorrow evening the much anticipated Mountain Pose Yoga Festival will kick off with the Welcome Address presented by renowned yoga leader Rodney Yee at 6 p.m. The weekend will continue with a plethora of yoga classes and lectures, free music performances, art exhibits, vendors, and the festival bookstore, in addition to Copper’s many resort activities.
Copper's 3 Ring Weekend, July 1-3, is full of 'edu-tainment,' hands-on activities promoting movement, creativity and learning, a mountain carnival atmosphere and live music from Jeremy Dion and The Salteens. For those looking to get a bit more active this weekend, make sure to check out the Copper Mountain Half Marathon, Trail 10K/5K, and the kids MaraFUN on July 2-3. New during 3 Ring Weekend this summer is a Big Wheel Rally for both kids and adults - that’s right, bringing back the best of the 80s.
Copper Mountain’s summer line-up of special events begins this weekend with the Tomato Battle on Saturday, June 25. In just a couple weeks, another new event takes over Copper, with the Mountain Pose Yoga Festival, July 7-10.
Copper Mountain opens Friday, June 17 for summer activities, events, dining, shopping and much more. Copper offers summer guests an array of special events, live music, golf, cycling, Free Fridays at Copper (FAC), base-area as well as on-hill activities, Woodward at Copper, the reintroduction of a 9-hole disc golf course and many more adventures - all in an intimate resort setting. Copper Creek Golf Course, where your buck and ball go further, also plans to open on Friday, June 17.
Copper Mountain, CO...June 8, 2011...The Village at Copper announces the addition of the Mountain Pose Yoga Festival to the 2011 summer event lineup. From Thursday, July 7 - Sunday, July 10, Copper Mountain Resort invites medical professionals, yoga enthusiasts and anyone who works in health care to enjoy a weekend of professional development and relaxation in a breathtaking mountain setting. With over 40+ workshops and lectures led by a talented cast of yoga leaders, this educational program has been approved by the American Academy of Family Physicians for up to 6.5 CME credits.
COPPER MOUNTAIN, Colorado...June 8, 2011...With an inspiring mountain setting and some of the country's most active and wellness focused communities, it is hardly surprising that Colorado has become home to four of the nation's leading yoga gatherings. Each summer, a cast of yogis, instructors, musicians, motivational speakers and wellness enthusiasts alike gather to celebrate the rewarding practice of yoga at Colorado's unique festivals. In general, these festivals offer participants the opportunity to take classes from distinguished instructors and enjoy the best in yoga music. Interestingly, each festival is as different in focus as the towns that will host them. For instance, a new addition to this year's lineup is Copper Mountain Resort, offering physicians and health practitioners the opportunity to earn Continuing Medical Education credits by attending the Mountain Pose Yoga Festival.
Copper is proud to announce the 2011 summer events schedule including legendary favorites like 3 Ring Weekend, the Courage Classic, Guitar Town, Copper Country, Genuine Wine and Jazz and Warrior Dash, in addition to NEW events such as the Mountain Pose Yoga Festival, a Tomato Battle and a new Colorado Cigar & Brew Festival. Now is the best time to pick up a Season Pass for the 2011-12 Winter Season, as well as a Golf Season Pass for this summer; both at the absolute best prices of the year!
Woodward at Copper is super psyched to announce that Jason George has just accepted the position of Terrain Park Manager at Copper Mountain Resort. In this new role Jason will oversee all of Copper’s Terrain Parks and the Main Vein Superpipe, while working closely with the Woodward at Copper team to test the limits of all levels of progression for park and pipe riders through our parks, pipes and variety of competitions and events.
The snow is deep, the sun is bright and there’s no better way to celebrate springtime than at Copper Mountain. Copper’s Sunsation celebrates its 11th year with two weekends of fun in the sun. The first weekend, April 16-17, will include the triumphant return of the Red Bull 1976 Games, the 2011 Alt Games College Championships and of course, free live music. This year’s Weekend 1 Sunsation musical headliners include: The Gin Blossoms April 16 & Quiet Riot April 17. Book a room and party all weekend while saving up to 55% with the Sunsation Lodging Dealio. Also, the Swinger's Pass is back for the remainder of the winter season!
As a founding sponsor of the Association for Freeskiing Professionals (AFP), and in association with AFP, Copper Mountain and Woodward at Copper are excited about the historic announcement earlier today from the International Olympic Committee (IOC) that ski halfpipe disciplines are now Olympic sports. The news has been welcomed by athletes and fans alike as the 2010-11 competition season comes to a close. Copper Mountain and Woodward at Copper, in association with the Association for Freeskiing Professionals, can help you realize your dreams of getting to the 2014 Olympics.
Copper is the host venue for the largest amateur snowboarding and freeski event on earth - the 2011 USASA Nationals, from April 2 - 12. New this year, the ski and snowboard competitions will be separate, with the snowboarders competing April 2 - 7, and the skiers competing April 9 - 12, including a weather day if needed. This year, more than 1,600 of the top finishers from almost 35 different regions will attend the USASA Nationals to compete against some of the best male and female athletes from around the country in slopestyle, superpipe, boardercross, slalom and giant slalom in their quest to become national champions.
Copper Mountain, CO... March 14, 2011... The snow is deep, the sun is bright and there’s no better way to celebrate springtime than at Copper Mountain. Copper’s Sunsation celebrates its 11th year with two weekends of fun in the sun.
The fine folks with Woodward at Copper decided to offer Airbag session tickets for only $15 for the entire month of March. In addition, make sure to check out the final Woodward at Copper Women's Winter Camps, March 19-20.
Copper Mountain is proud to host the Special Olympics Colorado Winter Games for the 23rd year in a row. Approximately 550 athletes will compete Saturday and Sunday, March 5-6 in alpine skiing, snowboarding, speed skating, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and figure skating. In addition, Copper is proud to be the official winter training site for all Colorado-based Special Olympics athletes and the Official Home of the Special Olympics Colorado Winter Games.
Copper Mountain is excited to announce that this summer we will begin construction on a new chairlift, replacing the High Point fixed grip double chair located at the base of Union Creek, which has served Copper faithfully since 1976.
In conjunction with the Yoga Mat studio in Denver, enjoy a new event at Copper this weekend, Jan. 29-30, during ‘Snow Salutes: A Yoga Retreat for Snowboarders and Skiers,’ with three yoga classes plus three healthy meals for only $150. Saturday, Jan. 29, wake up to salute the snow with an hour long morning yoga class, then ski/ride Copper all day. Saturday evening brings après ski yoga: a restorative class that will leave you feeling relaxed and rejuvenated. Then do it all over again on Sunday, Jan. 30.
Copper is proud to recognize and support the National Ski Area Association’s Safety Awareness Week with Copper’s Safety Fest, featuring three days of safe ski and riding education, demonstrations, and prizes & giveaways worth more than $8,000. This year’s Safety Fest is centered on Copper’s new Safety Initiatives: Go Wet Yourself, Sport a Ski Lid and Practice Bromance. In addition, make sure to check out the daily avalanche dog demos at 12:30 p.m., as well as the Flight For Life Helicopter fly-over and open house at Patrol Headquarters on Sat., Jan. 15, starting at 10 a.m.
Copper reported 8 inches of snow this morning, Monday, January 10, so it is an Official Snow Day. If you don’t have your Snow Day Pass yet, you can still pick it up for upcoming powder days by January 13.
Copper reported 4 inches of snow this morning, Monday, January 3, so it is an Official Snow Day.
Copper reported 3 inches this morning, Saturday, Dec. 18. Since 4:30 a.m. when the snow report was measured, Copper has received at least an additional 6 inches of powder, so tomorrow, Sunday, Dec. 19 will be a Snow Day at Copper. If you don’t have your Snow Day Pass yet, you can still pick up your pass today for tomorrow’s Snow Day!
After more than 120 inches of snow and a few hot buttered rums, we started getting nostalgic for the snow days of yesteryear, so Copper Mountain is bringing them back. Start building up your stamina, snow-lovers. Every time Copper gets four or more inches of snow, your lift ticket is on the house. Join the Snow Day team for just $99, because four inches has never been so satisfying.
Hold on to your Snowpants - Copper Mountain has gotten 16+" in the last 24 hours, and it's still dumping!
NEW this season, the teams responsible for helping build/shape the parks and pipes at Copper now are working in conjunction with the folks at Woodward at Copper. This move will leverage the best builders from Copper with the innovation and programs commonly seen from the minds of Woodward at Copper. This will expand the Woodward at Copper experience and the terrain parks/pipes experience across the resort and better integrate our people.
Copper Mountain and U.S. Snowboarding will host a media day to announce the 2011 U.S. Snowboarding Halfpipe Pro and Rookie Teams. Athletes from both the pro and rookie teams, including 2010 Olympic halfpipe bronze medalist Kelly Clark, will be on site at Copper Mountain, the host of the 2011 Visa U.S. Halfpipe Grand Prix Dec. 8-11.
Copper Opens First Superpipe in N. America for the 6th Consecutive Season. Conditions on the mountain are as good as they have ever been for this time of November. Make sure to enjoy all your favorite Thanksgiving activities at Copper.
Copper celebrates the season of giving thanks with exciting family and shredding events. For those looking to work off the extra turkey and stuffing, enjoy the 7th annual Gobbler Chase Snowshoe Race on Saturday, Nov. 27. In addition, families will enjoy the first En Fuego of the season, where Santa will drop into the Superpipe to light the holiday tree Saturday, Nov. 27 in the evening. For those young shredders out there, enjoy the Woodward at Copper 9th annual Leftover Yam Jam on Fri., Nov. 26.
The season is starting off with a bang at Copper, literally and figuratively. In the past 3 days Copper has received 28 inches of fresh powder. In addition, Patrol has been busy blasting terrain to get it open to the public. As of Nov. 17, Copper has 4 lifts open, providing 215 acres on 18 trails, with a 41 inch mid-mountain base. Copper is experiencing some of the best early season conditions in recent memory.
The Copper Environmental Foundation (CEF) is pleased to announce its 2010 grant recipients. The 501c3, non-profit foundation supports youth environmental action and education programs throughout Summit and Lake Counties and is proud to provide more than $26,000 to local community groups during this grant cycle, and to date has granted more than $56,000 since its inception.
Copper Mountain, CO…November 4, 2010…Copper Mountain kicks off the season right and celebrates the return of winter, on Friday Nov. 5 with Lift Off, presented by Sprint, our 6th annual opening weekend festival. Don’t miss live music by Lyrics Born and MURS, the latest 2011 ski & snowboard movies, equipment demos, après specials, giveaways and much more.
Copper Mountain, CO…October 19, 2010…Woodward at Copper is the premier trick stomping playground that features The Barn, a 19,400 sq. ft. indoor facility complete with indoor artificial snow jumps and jib lines, foam pits, skate features and Olympic fly-bed trampolines, offering indoor and outdoor training programs where you can learn tricks in the Barn and take them on snow the same day.
Copper Mountain, CO…October 26, 2010…Woodward at Copper is the premier trick stomping playground that features The Barn, a 19,400 sq. ft. indoor facility complete with indoor artificial snow jumps and jib lines, foam pits, skate features and Olympic fly-bed trampolines, offering indoor and outdoor training programs where you can learn tricks in the Barn and take them on snow the same day.
Copper’s Race Training season is upon us and will begin their on-snow training this Saturday, October 23. As you can see from the attached pictures and video link below, Copperopolis trail, the main early season race training venue at Copper, is primed and ready to go for all the race teams and groups that have traditionally come to Copper for early season race training.
Copper Mountain, CO…October 20, 2010…Fall Race Camps at Copper Mountain will Saturday, October 23, once again welcoming local, regional, national and international ski and snowboard race teams to the best high alpine training available in N. America.
Mother Nature is cooperating and the conditions were superb for Copper to start making snow this past weekend. Oh yeah, and we wouldn’t have to make snow if you didn’t keep melting it with your good looks. There is no better time than right now to start thinking about skiing and snowboarding again for the winter and Copper is making it easier than ever to help you enjoy a Snow Day!
On the autumnal equinox, or the first day of Fall for the non-scientists out there, Mother Nature decided to give Copper a taste of the beautiful white stuff that everyone has been waiting for all summer – the first dusting of snow! Copper plans to fire up the snowmaking guns on Sept. 27 or as soon as the temps allow.
Woodward at Copper, located in the heart of the Rocky Mountains at Copper Mountain, remains on the forefront of accelerating the sports of snowboarding and skiing with the addition of an upgraded 22 foot superpipe (and cutter) for this winter season, and in this upgraded superpipe, Woodward at Copper will be hosting all-new Halfpipe ski/ride 5-day winter camps during the holidays, focusing on Pipe progression.
Copper will be Rocking (free show by Tab Benoit Sept. 11) and Rolling (Copper Cross mountain biking events, Sept. 11-12) for the final weekend of the summer season. In addition, make sure to do your good deed of the summer by participating in the Make a Wish Foundation’s Circle of Hope Challenge at Copper Creek Golf Course, Sept 11 & 12.
Enjoy free live music from Copper Country headliners Dr. John and Pat Green, Sept. 3– 5, at Copper. Copper Country also includes mechanical bull rides, the Copper Country Arts Festival, the Copper Mountain Fire Department pancake breakfast, and the Copper Kids’ Corral, with crafts, activities, a petting zoo, face painting, horse rides and much more. Desert Rose Band, The Richie Furay Band, Radney Foster, John Waite, Felix Cavaliere’s Rascals, Bill Lloyd and the Long Players and Savannah Jack will also perform.
Warrior Dash is the ultimate event for thrill-seeking athletes and lands in the Rockies for the first time in 2010, where 12 obstacles await along this 3.27 mile course. Participants will conquer extreme obstacles and celebrate their feats with music, beer, warrior helmets and muddy shorts. Zany costumes are encouraged! In addition, the Saturday Concert Series continues on August 21 with Reverend Horton Heat. Make sure to stop by the Woodward at Copper Barn for an Open House on Aug. 21, 4:30 – 5:30 p.m., to learn all about the Fall Classes – all sessions are half price this day only.
The best way to stay in shredding shape in the offseason is to take a Woodward at Copper Fall Class, ranging from Snowflex® and Trampoline, skateboard and tumbling, to the all-new strength & conditioning classes. These classes are great for all ages, from groms to adults. The fine folks with Woodward at Copper are having an Open House at the Barn on Saturday, August 21 for those folks that have questions or want to get signed up for a Fall Class, and as an extra incentive to get folks into the Barn to shred, the 2, 4 and 6 p.m. public sessions are ½ off that day.
The world’s best guitarists come together at Copper for the 6th annual Guitar Town festival, featuring free guitar workshops, the 2nd annual ArtGuitar Silent Auction, Guitar Hero contests and kids' music activities all weekend. Free performances by guitar legends throughout the weekend include Scott Goldman, Pete Huttlinger, Kaki King, Bryan Sutton, John Jorgenson, Richard Thompson, Mark Selby, Albert Lee, Sonny Landreth, Monte Montgomery and more.
ArtGuitars are now on display at the Guitar Center in Denver and these ArtGuitars will be auctioned off during Guitar Town weekend at Copper, August 13 – 15. In the spirit of the “Chicago Cows,” artists from around the community and Colorado have designed, decorated, painted and created the ArtGuitars from damaged guitars.
The famous Copper Triangle has long been considered one of Colorado’s classic alpine road rides. Graced with 78 miles of breathtaking scenery, gorgeous roads and three challenging climbs (Fremont Pass, Tennessee Pass and Vail Pass), the Copper Triangle exemplifies cycling in the Colorado Rockies. The 2010 ride works in partnership with the Davis Phinney Foundation to raise funds for Parkinson’s disease research.
Two new announcements from Copper Creek Golf Course: (a) now offering a Swing, Eat and Sleep package, starting at $99 per person, per night; (b) the Twilight Rate of only $32 has been extended from being able to start at 4 p.m., to now being able to start at 2 p.m. – two more hours of ridiculously inexpensive golf.
The Courage Classic returns to Copper Mountain for the 21st annual 3-day, 157-mile bike tour to benefit The Children’s Hospital in Denver, July 30 – August 2. More than 2,000 cyclists will pedal for 3 days during this sold-out event, with a goal to raise money for the Children’s Hospital.
NEW Barn Hours Announced - Summer Camps Wrapping Up This Week. Have you been wondering how to keep in “ski shape” during the off-season? Now that summer camps are finishing up for the summer, the fine folks with Woodward at Copper have announced the late summer and early fall hours of operation in The Barn.
This weekend at Copper enjoy two new events, Hike MS and the Saturday Concert Series, featuring Shawn Colvin, both on Saturday, July 24. In addition, don’t miss Fridays at Copper (FAC) with a free activities all day, a free live concert by Rojos Calientes and a free showing of Year One (PG-13).
The first few Woodward at Copper summer camp sessions have been amazing. From the new cheer and skate camps, to the ski and snowboard camps, everyone has been super stoked on how it has been going so far. There is still time to sign up for Session #6 & 7. U.S. Olympic Medalist Gretchen Bleiler Planning to Attend Session #6 with K2.
Nearly 20 artisans from the Parker Artists Guild will be exhibiting their original artwork throughout the Village at Copper, July 16 – 18. Located in Parker, Colorado, the Parker Artists Guild is made up of a wide variety of artists living in and around the Douglas County and Denver Metro areas, bringing fine art and fine craft of all styles to Copper.
Just announced, the Copper Creek Golf Course is now offering a new Noon Golf Pass, for those guests that like to play golf in the afternoons. In addition, the course conditions are very good and improving daily, due in part to $23K being invested on the course this summer. Finally, Copper Creek Golf Course passholders who bring a guest to play with them through the end of July will receive a sleeve of the new TaylorMade Penta golf balls.
When Woodward at Copper campers are not riding the summer terrain park or learning new skills in the Barn, they are probably going to be having a blast with new camp friends doing one of the many activities here at Copper. They are all included with a week at camp. The activities include: bumper boats, go-karts, create-a-skate, climbing wall, The Digglers, the Quad Power Jump, mini-golf, Ping-Pong, Guitar Hero, pool, bocce, geocaching, croquet, horseshoes, hiking, scenic chairlift rides, skateboarding and many more.
Following the "3 Rings" of The Copper Environmental Foundation's credo - connect, respect, protect - Copper's 3 Ring Weekend, July 2-4, is full of eco-'edutainment,' hands-on activities promoting movement, creativity and learning, a mountain carnival atmosphere and live music from acts including Billy Kelly and the Blah Blah Blahs, The Martini Shot and Rojos Calientes. In addition to those looking to get a bit more active this weekend, make sure to check out the Copper Mountain Half Marathon and Trail 10K on July 3-4. Please help us and do your part - bus, bike, walk or jog to the event. 3 Ring Weekend – Red, White, Blue…and Green!
Relax in the beautiful backdrop of Copper Mountain, June 25 – 27, as stars from Smooth Jazz and Fusion to Mainstream Jazz delight your senses. Known for its scenic splendour, internationally renowned talent and diverse wine selection, Genuine Jazz & Wine will not disappoint this summer. In addition to amazing live jazz music, sample some of the country’s best wines.
For the avid golfer, summer in the mountains truly starts when the old clubs can be dusted off and put back to good use at Copper Creek Golf Course, opening for the 2010 Summer season on June 18. Copper is home to North America’s highest championship 18-hole golf course, where your ball and buck go further.
The 2nd annual summer camp sessions at Woodward at Copper begin on Thursday, June 17 and the entire staff is excited to welcome summer campers once again.
Copper Mountain opens Friday, June 18 for summer activities and events. Copper offers summer guests an array of special events, live music, Kids’ Night Out – a free evening childcare service, golf, cycling, Free Fridays at Copper (FAC), activities, Woodward at Copper and many more adventures - all in an intimate resort setting. Copper Creek Golf Course also plans to open on Friday, June 18.
See what a “Day in the Life” of a Woodward at Copper camper is like. Also, check out the GNU snowboard giveaway during Session #3.
The Woodward at Copper staff has been incredibly busy getting everything ready for summer camps. Adult/Team Session #1 starts on June 17 and is sponsored by USASA PacSun
The Copper Environmental Foundation (a non-profit 501c3), dedicated to the environmental sustainability of Copper, Frisco and the surrounding areas announces the 2010 grant cycle. The deadline for grant applications is Wed., June 30 at 4 p.m.
COPPER’S SUMMER EVENT LINE UP INCLUDES LEGENDARY FAVORITES & EXCITING NEW EVENTS; New-Summer Season Activity Pass for only $69; Now Open - Woodward at Copper Barn on Saturdays
Skier Kelly Armintrout has been randomly picked as the winner of an all inclusive week-long summer ski camp at Woodward at Copper. He has decided to come during session #6, July 18 – 24.
Donate To the International Disaster Relief Fund*
During Sunsation, April 16-18, you too can help the victims of countless crises, like the recent earthquakes in Haiti and Chile, around the world each year by making a financial gift to the American Red Cross International Response Fund, which will provide immediate relief and long-term support through supplies, technical assistance and other support to help those in need.
Final Weekend of Sunsation
The snow is deep, the sun is bright and there’s no better way to celebrate springtime than at Copper Mountain. Copper’s Sunsation celebrates its 10th year with free, live music on weekend 2 by headliners Steel Pulse, Perpetual Groove and Los Lonely Boys, in addition to BC/DC, Pato Banton & The Now Generation, and The White Buffalo – all set to appear April 16 - 18.
The improvements won't end in 2011, according to Copper Mountain President and General Manager Gary Rodgers, "the focus on infrastructure enhancements sets the stage for future on mountain improvements," not to mention the future Snow Days.
The snow is deep, the sun is bright and there’s no better way to celebrate springtime than at Copper Mountain. Copper’s Sunsation celebrates its 10th year with free, live music by headliners Steel Pulse, Lotus, Pepper, Perpetual Groove and Los Lonely Boys, in addition to BC/DC, Pato Banton & The Now Generation, The White Buffalo, Passafire, Rey Fresco, These United States, and The Expendables - all set to appear April 10-11 & 16-18. The stage isn’t the only must-see…the Red Bull 1976 Games is back for a second year with teams throwing down at snowblade cross and old school air, in addition to the 2010 Alt Games College Snowboarding and Freeskiing Open Championships, in Catalyst Terrain Park. Book a room, starting at $59 per person, per night, to party all weekend, and don’t forget your sunscreen.
Make a difference by elevating awareness and raising money in support of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation at Breathe In at Copper, Saturday, March 20 in the Village at Copper. In addition to a day of world-class skiing, Breathe In will feature live music from Eliot Lipp, The Motet and The Pimps of Joytime from Noon – 6 p.m. For a $30 donation, guests can enjoy VIP access to the stage, free beer from Coors and an event t-shirt. Don’t miss the after party in the Copper Conference Center with live music by JWail and Octopus Nebula – the nighttime shows are free with the $30 donation or $10 at the door.
Copper Mountain is the place to be in Summit County during that special day in March when everyone is Irish. Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day Saturday, March 13 at Copper with a street party, free live music by Canned Haggis, a St. Patty’s day themed En Fuego, aptly named O’Fuego, great restaurant and bar specials, shamrocks, leprechauns and lots of green. Slainte!
Copper Mountain skiers and riders are all smiles today, enjoying 6 inches of fresh powder overnight and 2 feet of snowfall in the past week.
Woodward at Copper is pleased to announce that in recognition of spring time they are reducing the Winter Camp Day prices for the entire month of March. The new March Winter Camp day price is now only $129 if you have your own lift ticket, and $169 with a lift ticket, down from $199 per day. This great price reduction is officially underway, and is valid until March 29, 2010. In addition, for the females out there, don’t miss the final Women’s Winter Camp Day on Sunday, March 28.
Copper Mountain reported 5 inches of fresh snow overnight and 10 inches in the last two days. In addition, Copper has received 17 inches of snowfall in the last week.
You Deserve a Snow Day at Copper and to help you enjoy your days of freedom, starting mid-March there is an event every weekend until Copper closes for the season on April 18, 2010.
Woodward at Copper is pleased to announce Cheer and Skateboard camp offerings for summer 2010 in Colorado. As an extra incentive to book Skate and Cheer camps early, Woodward at Copper is currently offering $200 off the regular price on session 2, 3, 5, and 6 (full week camps only) if customers book skate or cheer camp by March 26, 2010.
It's a Powder Day at Copper with 7 inches in the last 24 hours and 11 inches in the past 72 hours!
Valentine’s Day at Copper is bound to light a spark between loved ones. Whether in the mood for ice skating or bubbly, a dinner sleigh ride or a night out without the kids, Copper is the perfect place to cuddle up and enjoy Valentine’s Day.
The snow is deep, the sun is bright and there’s no better way to celebrate springtime than at Copper Mountain. Copper’s Sunsation celebrates its 10th year with Pepper, Los Lonely Boys, Pato Banton and Perpetual Groove all set to appear April 10-11, 17-18. The stage isn’t the only must-see. The Red Bull 1976 Games is back for a second year with teams throwing down at snowblade cross and old school air. Book a room, starting at $67 pp/pn, to party all weekend, and don’t forget your sunscreen.
Copper is proud to recognize and support the National Ski Area Association’s Safety Awareness Week with Copper’s Safety Fest, featuring three days of safe ski and riding education, demonstrations, and prizes & giveaways worth more than $4,000. Make sure to check out the daily avalanche dog demos at 12:45 p.m., as well as the Flight For Life Helicopter Tour at Patrol Headquarters on Sat., Jan. 16, starting at 10 a.m.
Simple and plain, you deserve a Snow Day at Copper and your boss is probably thinking “no way,” so we cooked up a way to help. Head over to the “I am Employed” section of www.yoursnowday.com, where there are a plethora of tools to help you change your bosses mind.
If you’re the boss, then this is especially for you! You’re busy. We know. But this is important, so we’ll cut to the chase. As a top dog and a decision maker, we want to help you give your employees a Snow Day at Copper, so we cooked up a way to help. Type your way to www.yoursnowday.com and click on the “I am the Boss” section.
Copper’s the place to ring in 2010! From all the festivities of New Year’s Eve 20X and New Year’s Eve Country Style at the Copper Conference Center, to great specials at many bars and restaurants, this is the New Year’s to spend at Copper.
Copper Mountain is thrilled to announce the opening of Catalyst Terrain Park with 6 jumps and 20 box and rail features. Catalyst Terrain Park, home to many events and competitions, is Copper’s park mainstay with more jumps and features than any other Copper freeride area.
Copper Mountain knows there are skiers and riders out there who have never felt the thrill of waking up and hearing on the radio that school was cancelled. There are people who have never spent a whole day in the snow doing anything their heart desired. These people, and those who understand snow day bliss, are the reason we do what we do.
Powdr Corp, a leading mountain resort owner and operator in North America, today announced that it has successfully closed on its acquisition of Copper Mountain Resort from Intrawest.
The decks of Copper Mountain's 22-foot Main Vein Superpipe are buzzing with eager athletes ready to show off their new tricks as Copper welcomes the world's best riders to compete for a chance at Olympic glory during the U.S. Snowboarding Grand Prix, Dec. 10-12.
Copper’s Park and Pipe team, along with the masters at SPT, have been working day and night to bring the first 22 ft Superpipe to the continent. The wait is almost over my friends. On Saturday, Nov. 28 Copper plans to open the 22ft Superpipe!
Copper celebrates the season of giving thanks with exciting events. For those looking to work off the extra turkey and stuffing, enjoy the 8th annual Leftover Yam Jam on Fri., Nov. 27 and the 6th annual Gobbler Chase 5K Snowshoe Race on Sat., Nov. 28. In addition, families will enjoy the first En Fuego of the season, where Santa and his elves skydive into the Village at Copper on Sat., Nov. 29 from 4 – 7 p.m.
Copper Mountain is hosting fall race camps, welcoming ski and snowboard race teams from around the country and the globe for the best high alpine training available. Once again, the men’s and women’s US Alpine Ski Teams have chosen Copper as a training location while they ready themselves for the upcoming World Cup and Olympic season.
Intrawest and Powdr Corp today announced they have entered into a definitive purchase agreement to sell Intrawest’s interests in Copper Mountain to Powdr Corp. The transaction is anticipated to close in December 2009 and the agreement is subject to regulatory approvals including the issuance of a U.S. Forest Service special-use permit to Powdr Corp.
Active and Retired Military Members Receive Discounted Season Passes Valid at Winter Park and Copper Mountain
Come join us for Lift Off, presented by Sprint, Copper’s 5th annual opening weekend festival, Nov. 6 - 8. Make sure to check out the Lift Off concert on Saturday night with The Heyday, DJ Mike Relm and headliner The Rapture. Enjoy the latest 2010 ski & snowboard movies, including the Copper premier of TGR’s new film: Re:Session, with proceeds benefiting Team Summit. The weekend will also include equipment demos, après specials, giveaways, a showing of the new Matchstick Productions’ movie, In Deep, at The Woodward at Copper Barn and new this year, Lift Off Late Night.
Get ready for a season full of snow days! With a foot of fresh snow in the last four days, Copper is scheduled to open for the winter season on Friday, November 6, with top to bottom skiing and riding. Copper prides itself on offering a high quality early season experience when the lifts start turning in a week.
Mother Nature is cooperating and the conditions were superb for Copper to start making snow last night!
There is snow on the mountain at Copper with more in the forecast and now is the time to start getting ready for winter. Now through Nov. 20, Woodward at Copper offers two new deals: Wednesdays are locals’ skate night – free skate sessions from 6 – 8 p.m. for Summit, Eagle and Lake County residents; Thursdays are ladies’ night, with 50% off the 6 p.m. One Hit Wonder or Drop-In sessions for girls and women.
Copper Mountain, in conjunction with the Greenspeed Project, is excited to host the Copper Criteriums, Fall Colors Recpath Poker Ride and USA Cycling Time Trials, Sept. 11 – 13. The festive weekend includes a fast and exciting criterium course, a pro criterium under the stars, and a meticulously supported fall colors poker ride around the county.
The complete line-up of 2009-10 season passes for three of Colorado’s favorite resorts - Winter Park, Copper Mountain and Steamboat - are available at their low summer prices through Monday Sept. 7, 2009. New this year, Intrawest is making it easy for guests to experience Colorado powder by purchasing select season passes through the new website, www.skicolorado.com.
Enjoy free live music from Copper Country headliners America and Little Feat, Sept. 4 - 6, at Copper Mountain. Copper Country also includes the Copper Country Arts Festival, Songwriter's Workshop, mechanical bull rides, the Copper Mountain Fire Department pancake breakfast, and the Copper Kids’ Corral which includes crafts, activities, a petting zoo, face painting, horse rides, and much more. Michael Martin Murphey, Richie Furay, Shelby Lynne, Buckwheat Zydeco, Amanda Shaw, Oakhurst, The John Cowan Band, Bill Miller, and Down the Line will also perform.
Copper Mountain is Colorado’s mountain bike and cycling hub. Riders with a competitive streak will enjoy the addition of the Copper Cup, Aug. 28 – 30, to the biking events line-up this season. This inaugural event at Copper consists of Super D (Downhill), XC (Cross Country) and the State Championship Short Track race. To help round out the weekend, Copper is right in the middle of great cycling routes, hiking, Summit County’s only go-kart track and an 18 hole championship golf course.
Woodward at Copper offers weekly Fall classes for both kids and adults designed to help participants learn skills in specific areas, such as trampolines, tumbling, Snowflex, and skateboarding from Sept. 8 - Nov. 2. Woodward at Copper is hosting an Open House at The Barn on Sat., Aug. 29 from 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. to learn more about fall and winter programs and to register for Fall classes.
The Copper Mountain US Race Series Half Marathon returns for a third year of competition on Sat., Aug. 22. In addition to the half marathon through the scenic Rocky Mountains, runners can test their skills with the family-style 12k run, 5k walk and the kids MaraFun. A Friday night race expo and live music will kick off the weekend activities with the running events on Saturday morning. Registration is still open and discount lodging options are available for participants.
There are guitars in every corner of Copper this weekend. In the spirit of the “Chicago Cows,” artists from around the community and Colorado have designed, decorated, painted and created the ArtGuitars from damaged guitars. These guitars will be displayed in retail stores throughout the Village at Copper during Guitar Town, and are on display now in the Red Rocks Visitor Center and the Copper Frisco Information Center. All proceeds from the silent auction will benefit the Copper Environmental Foundation. The ArtGuitar Silent Auction is sponsored by Denver's Guitar Center stores.
There is an abundance of events taking place at Copper Mountain this weekend, Aug. 7-9, including Guitar Town, MINIs in the Mountains, and the Mountain Home & Outdoor Expo. Enjoy all of these great events and more at a great rate, with the last-minute Guitar Town Copper Savers lodging discount, starting at $199 for a Silver or Gold 2 Bedroom unit in either the Village at Copper or East Village.
Woodward at Copper - the first indoor/outdoor ski and snowboard camp on the planet - introduces Fall Camp days, with a full day of training on the Snowflex® jumps, foam pits, spring floor, trampolines and indoor skateboard features.
The 5th annual Guitar Town at Copper takes place August 7-9, 2009 for three days of free performances by guitar legends. The world’s best guitarists come together for the event with live performances, guitar workshops and kids’ music activities. Weekend-long events include a GuitarArt Silent Auction, Guitar Hero and indoor skatebowl in The Cage, a giant mural, inflatable guitars and Village activities.
Colorado Cyclist Copper Triangle organizers are striving to raise at least $100,000 in their fight against Parkinson’s disease this weekend. One of America’s top cyclists Davis Phinney, will join more than 3000 cyclists in their fight against Parkinson's disease during the 4th annual Copper Triangle Saturday, August 1.
The Courage Classic returns to Copper Mountain for the 20th anniversary 3-day, 157-mile bike tour to benefit The Children’s Hospital in Denver, July 25 - 27. More than 2,500 cyclists will pedal for 3 days during this sold-out event, with a goal to raise more than $2.6 million.
Starting Monday, July 20 Copper Mountain is offering free round-trip rides on the American Eagle chairlift. Copper is the only resort in Summit County to offer free chairlift rides, available from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. everyday, weather permitting. Guests are asked to visit Guest Services in the Village at Copper to pick up their free round-trip ticket on the American Eagle. Limited time offer.
Copper Mountain is the hub of mountain biking and cycling in Colorado this summer, with opportunities to ride for a cause or race for the glory. From hardcore, high-altitude training to a leisurely downhill course and hundreds of miles of scenic byways to classic Colorado alpine road rides, Copper is at the heart of it all. That classic alpine setting, intimate resort village and renowned biking events such as the Courage Classic, the Copper Triangle, the Copper Cup and the Copper Criterium & Fall Colors Ride, make Copper a first choice for mountain bikers and cyclists this summer.
3 Ring Weekend – Red, White, Blue…and Green! A free family eco-event featuring live music by Super Diamond: The Neil Diamond Tribute Band, the National Repertory Orchestra performing Peter and the Wolf, the Primp My Ride kid powered parade, the first annual Reuse, Recycle Rummage Sale and a sustainable eco-village including hands-on, interactive activities designed to educate and entertain at the Conscious Carnival. Please help us and do your part - bus, bike, walk or jog to the event.
The first-ever Woodward at Copper summer camp session is complete and was sponsored by Orage and Dragon Optics. Campers enjoyed the sunny weather and hitching a ride to Copper’s campers-only on-snow terrain park each day in the morning, with features such as a big-air jump, multiple rails and boxes, and a jump onto an airbag.
This summer, Copper Mountain offers guests the freedom to define their own vacation experience with an array of events, including national music acts like America and Little Feat, an improved cycling line-up and the first ever Woodward at Copper summer camps, giving campers access to Colorado's first ever on-snow terrain park.
Copper Mountain opens Friday, June 19 for summer activities and events. Celebrate opening weekend with free live music by MooseKnuckle and Mystery Achievement, activities, specials and promotions. Copper offers summer guests an array of special events, live music, golf, cycling, activities, Woodward at Copper and many more adventures in an intimate resort setting. Fridays at Copper start July 3 with free live music and movies under the stars, in addition to free activities all day.
Copper Creek Golf Course opens for the summer season Friday, June 19 offering amazing value on rates, starting at $29 for 18 holes. Locals, homeowners and vacationing guests alike can also enjoy weekly league play, Staycation Golf and Lodging packages and more throughout the season.
Copper’s 2009 summer music events lineup includes some national acts, like Little Feat and America, some young music protégés, as well as plenty of local and regional favorites. The best part is that all live music shows at Copper are free this summer! Copper’s Staycation lodging and activity packages make it easy to get out and have fun during these events with lodging and your choice of select summer activities, starting at $69 per person, per night.
The Copper Frisco Environmental Fund is pleased to announce its 2009 grant recipients. The Fund supports youth environmental action and education programs throughout Summit and Lake Counties and is proud to provide more than $25,000 to local community groups during this grant cycle.
Woodward at Copper is the first indoor/outdoor ski and snowboarding camp on the planet and will open its doors for daily programs on June 13 and summer camps on June 21. Guests ages 8-and-up can spend the better part of a day in the Barn for less than $100, or be one of the first to enjoy a summer camp session at Woodward at Copper.
Rocky Mountain Super Pass Plus Available For $49 Down Through May 31
CUSTOMIZE YOUR STAYCATION WITH COPPER’S SUMMER LODGING PACKAGES
Woodward at Copper is the first indoor/outdoor ski and snowboarding camp on the planet. Woodward at Copper campers who book early will save on 2009 summer camps, now starting at $899, a $200 savings from the original $1099 price*.
BOOK BY MAY 22 for $200 WOODWARD AT COPPER DISCOUNT
The complete line-up of 2009-2010 season passes for three of Colorado's favorite resorts – Winter Park, Copper Mountain and Steamboat - are now available at the lowest prices for the season starting April 20, 2009.
Woodward at Copper announces the re-launch of its new and improved, interactive website, www.woodwardatcopper.com, now with new features.
Woodward at Copper is once again making it easy for locals to check out The Woodward at Copper Barn by offering Locals Week April 13 – 19, 2009.
Enjoy sunshine, snow and free live music from amazing national acts during Sunsation, the original end-of-season bash, with two weekends of music April 11-12 and 18-19.
Come enjoy the fresh snow; there are only 15 days left in the ski and snowboard season at Copper!
Copper hosts the USA Snowboarding Association Nationals, the largest amateur snowboarding and freeskiing event, from April 3 - 11.
Copper Mountain is proud to host the Special Olympics Colorado Winter Games for the 21st year in a row. More than 300 athletes will compete March 29 and 30 in alpine skiing, snowboarding, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and figure skating.
Woodward at Copper doesn' let warm weather keep guests from learning terrain park and pipe skills. Get Summer 2009 Session information here.
Free Live Music, Cycling and Woodward at Copper Camps among Summer Line-Up at Copper
The 2009 U.S. Freeskiing Open Championships, presented by Woodward at Copper, will be held at Copper for the third year in a row, February 26-28, with a Junior Halfpipe Jam March 1.
Ski, Ride and Dance During the Day for $55 and Stay for the Night for $55
The Wailers featuring Junior Marvin & Al Anderson, The Lee Boys, DJ Z-Trip, BoomBox and STS9 (Sound Tribe Sector 9, performing a live PA set) plan to headline two weekends of free live music April 11-12 and 18-19 during Sunsation at Copper, the original end-of-the-season bash.
Valentine’s day activities abound at Copper
Woodward at Copper, the first action sports training facility dedicated to Terrain Park and Pipe progression, announces its Grand Opening Saturday, February 28, 2009.
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