Copper Mountain

Copper Mountain has something for everyone at every moment, including an awesome tubing park that is open after the slopes close, the barn at Woodward Copper where you can develop your freestyle ski and riding skills plus the brand new Rocky Mountain Coaster, an alpine coaster that whisks you down the mountain all winter long. Copper’s ski holiday experience comes complete with a lively après ski experience.

Overview

At Copper Mountain enjoy 360-degree views of the Rockies and explore challenging bowls, fast groomers, terrain parks and tree skiing. The ski terrain is naturally divided in difficulty, meaning you can start with beginner trails in the west and move to the east for more challenging runs with world-class skiing and riding for everyone.

Build your snow technique with a lesson at the Copper Ski & Ride School or develop your freestyle ski and riding skills with lessons at Woodward Copper’s terrain parks. The Barn at Woodward Copper is an indoor action sports facility with specialty jumps, foam pits, trampolines where you can challenge yourself and prepare for the slopes in a laid-back, progressive environment. Copper Mountain is the perfect playground to test your snow confidence.

  • as been called “the most nearly perfect ski mountain in all of North America”
  • Lodging for every skiers budget
  • Ideal base with 5 other top Colorado ski resorts all within a radius of 20 – 30 minutes’ drive
  • Free snow cat rides
  • Free skiing for Mt Ruapehu Season Pass Holders*

Mountain Statistics

Statistics

Top Elevation 3,767 Metres
Base Elevation 2,926 Metres
Vertical Drop 793 Metres
Skiable Terrain 2,465 Acres
Lifts 23 lifts
Runs 140
Ave Annual Snowfall 774 cms
Terrain Beginner 21%
Terrain Intermediate 25%
Terrain Advanced 36%
Terrain Expert 18%
Ski in / Ski out Yes

Trail Map

Other Activites

At Copper Mountain there is more on offer than just world-class skiing and snowboarding with amazing adventures adding to your ski/board winter experience.

Snow Tubing
Kick of your ski boots and head to the Copper Tubing Hill for some epic family fun and adventures. Enthusiasts of all ages will enjoy the thrill of Copper Mountain’s Tubing Hill  where riders can cruise down snow-filled lanes with varying degrees of pitch.

Rocky Mountain Coaster
Get your adrenalin thrills on the rocky Mountain Coaster, one of the longest in North America.

Take a SnowCat Ride
Expert skiers and riders can take a free snowcat to explore untouched terrain in Copper Mountains high alpine back bowls.

Snowshoeing
Discover the beauty of Copper’s snow covered meadows on a free snowshoeing tour.

Ice Skating
Take a break from the slopes and experience ice skating on West Lake.

Broomball
Broomball is an ice sport that originated in Canada. It is played with the players using brooms and a ball and players wear shoes or boots instead of ice skates! Make use of Broomball equipment that can be used on section of the ice at Westlake.

Getting There

Located in Colorado, Copper Mountain is located 120 kilometres west of downtown Denver.

The closest airport is Denver International Airport from there it is approximately a 2 hour drive along the I-70 highway to reach the resort.

Ask our Active Travel Experts to assist you in prearranging transfers or a rental car for your stay.

Accommodation

Copper Mountain has a variety of accommodation options to choose from.

Contact our Active Travel Experts for insider tips on where to stay and tailor-made ski/board experiences.

Gallery

Download our Quick Guide to visit Copper Mountain
Take a look at what Copper Mountain has to offer. Located in Colorado, USA, Copper has naturally divided terrain for all ski levels. Enter your details below to download your copy now.