Downhill Skiing & Snowboarding
Copper Mountain Ski Resort
What was once a sleepy little day ski area is now one of Colorado's premier year-round destination resorts. Great for your Colorado winter or spring ski vacation with shopping, dining, and slope-side lodging. Family activities including snow tubing, snowshoeing and snowmobiling. In summer, the whole family will enjoy biking, hiking, and fishing.
Copper Mountain is the largest ski resort in Summit County, Colorado with 2,465 acres of ski and snowboard terrain.
Copper's park and pipe offerings include the Main Vein Superpipe, Woodward at Copper Terrain Park, Eagle Jib Park, the Jibberish Park and Kidz Terrain Park. Copper's Terrain Park, Woodward at Copper, is located on the Loverly Trail accessed by the American Flyer lift.
TERRAIN PARK: This park has seen numerous pros and Olympic medalist compete and train on this very park. Copper's World Class Park and Pipe offerings include the Woodward Copper Central Park, the 22' Main Vein Superpipe, 13' Halfpipe, Eagle Jib Park, and the Upper and Lower Playground Parks. With a strong focus on progression, we strive through our Woodward Copper Terrain Parks to provide fun and progressive features for all ability levels. Award winning Terrain Park built by Woodward Copper: Ranked #8 of 25 North American terrain parks in Freeze Magazine's Terrain Park Review; Summit Daily's Best of the Summit 2002 (survey) ranked Copper's Loverly Terrain Park the best snowboard run in Summit County. Ski Magazine, October 2002, Reader Survey ranked Copper #7 in the Terrain.
Places to Stay & Fun Things to Do
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General Skiing Information
Phone: 866-841-2481 - YEAR ROUND FUN. Winter, Spring, Summer and Fall Vacation Getaways. COPPER'S ACTIVITIES let you enjoy the mountain and the Village at Copper: shopping, dining and family activities. Everyone deserves a Snow Day in Summit County: Ski/Ride, Kids Ski Free Programs, Season Pass Deals. Mountain bike the slopes once the snow melts. In summer Copper offers free round-trip rides on the American Eagle chairlift. A SUMMER DAY PASS includes: access to bungee, mini golf, bike haul, Diggler, scenic chair, lake activities and climbing wall, PLUS one Zip Line and Go Kart ride.
Season Opening Date: November 13, 2023
Season Closing Date: May 5, 2024
Vertical Rise: 2,738 feet/835 meters
Terrain: 2,538 acres/1027 hectares
Number of Trails: 157
Longest Run: 1.7 miles/2.73 kilometers (Collage)
- Beginner - 24%
- Intermediate - 26%
- Advanced - 32%
- Expert - 18%
Annual Snowfall: 305 inches/774 centimeters
Lifts: 24 Total (1 Combined Gondola/Telemix Lift, 1 Six-Person High-Speed Lift, 1 Six-Person Bubble High-Speed Chair, 4 High-Speed Quads, 5 Triple Chairlifts, 5 Double Chairlifts & 7 Surface Lifts)
Lift Capacity: 32,324 riders/hour
Additional Activities: Ice Skating, Snowshoeing, Tubing, Snowmobiling, Sleigh Rides, Dog Sledding, Cross Country Skiing, Racquet and Athletic Club, Spa Facilities, Shopping, Dining, Lodging.
Base Elevation: 9,712 feet/2,946 meters
Summit Elevation: 12,441 feet/3,792 meters
Map Location: North Central F-12
Location: Copper Mountain is 75 miles west of Denver along the I-70 corridor in Summit County, with 2,465 acres of skiable terrain and a village that feels more like a neighborhood.
More Activities & Information
Summit County, Colorado includes: Breckenridge, Copper Mountain, Dillon, Frisco, Green Mountain Reservoir, Heeney, Keystone, Silverthorne