Mountain Statistics

Over 140 trails, 23 lifts, 2465 acres of skiable terrain, 12,313 peak height...just some of the mountain stats that you can find right here. Fun Fact - since Copper opened for the 1972-73 season the snowiest month is typically March, with an average of almost 53 inches.

Lift Times & Operations

Copper's 2013-14 Season is scheduled from October 31, 2014 through April 19, 2015.

Hours of operation are 9am to 4pm weekdays, 8:30am to 4pm weekends and holidays.

 

Location

Copper Mountain is just 75 miles from Denver with 2,465 acres of skiable terrain and a village that feels more like a neighborhood. Copper's guests enjoy steps away lodging, après ski entertainment, naturally divided terrain, exciting events and a welcoming, knowledgeable staff. Click Here to View Map

 

Base Elevation

9,712 feet/2,926 meters

 

Summit Elevation

12,313 feet/3,767 meters

 

Vertical Drop

2,601 feet/793 meters

 

Chair-Lifts

23 total (1 six-person, high-speed lift; 5 high-speed quads; 5 triple chairlifts; 5 double chairlifts and 7 surface lifts)

 

Lift Capacity

32,324 skiers per hour

 

Skiable Acres

2,465 acres/985 hectares makes Copper one of the largest ski and snowboard resorts in Colorado

 

Marked Trails

Over 140 Marked Trails (21% beginner, 25% intermediate, 36% advanced, 18% expert)

 

Average Snowfall (Annual)

306 inches/777 centimeters

 

Snowmaking

331 acres/154 hectares

 

Longest Run

1.7 miles/2.73 kilometers (Collage)

 

Longest Path Down

2.8 miles/5 kilometers (Soliloquy to Roundabout)

 

Cross Country Skiing

25 kilometers of trails allow skiers to make their way through the picturesque White River National Forest.

 

Additional Activities

Ice Skating, Snowshoeing, Tubing, Snowmobiling, Sleigh Rides, Dog Sledding, Cross Country Skiing, Racquet and Athletic Club, Spa Facilities, Shopping, Dining, Après

 

Average Monthly Snowfall

Season

October

November

December

January

February

March

April

Total Snowfall (Inches)

2005/2006
-

40

45

49

43

53

41

283

2006/2007
-

35

44

27

60

39

39

244

2007/2008
-

13

72

66

71

52

35

309

2008/2009
9

45

67

71

46

52

40

329

2009/2010
23

18

36

33

50

48

19

227

2010/2011 32 55 70 72 46 66 49 390
2011/2012 - 26 12 49 53 10 10 160
2012/2013  - 8 39 25 36 61 66 235
2013/2014 - 38 35 94  66 52 41 326

 

Copper is making snow, along with Mother Nature's help!
Copper opens for the winter season Friday, October 31st.
Want first chair? Go to our events page for details!