Located just 75 miles west of Denver, Colo. in the heart of the Rocky Mountains, Copper Mountain Resort is an ideal vacation destination with a laid-back, inclusive feeling for all. Three pedestrian-friendly village areas provide a vibrant atmosphere with lodging, retail outlets, restaurants, bars and family activities. During the winter months, Copper’s naturally-divided terrain offers world-class skiing and riding for all ages and abilities. Each summer, the mountain transforms into an unspoiled playground for hikers, mountain bikers and all those seeking a genuine Colorado experience. Copper Mountain Resort boasts a jam-packed event calendar year-round and is home to Woodward Copper – an action sports training facility with progression-focused programming.
Season dates and hours
2015/16 Ski Season: November 11, 2016 – April 17, 2017 | Hours of lift operation: Monday – Friday: 9am – 4pm, Holidays and Weekends: 8:30am – 4pm.
What family-friendly amenities does your resort offer?
Copper Mountain’s authentic mountain village is easily navigable and extremely pedestrian-friendly. Choose from three villages that feature incredible lodging options for any family, shops, restaurants and a variety of family activities. Stop by one of our outdoor fire pits to toast a few s’mores, or check out our free activities like ice skating or snow shoeing.
Adult lift ticket prices?
Starting at $72. Purchase your ticket online and save up to 53% on window prices.
Child lift ticket prices and at what age kids ski free?
Starting at $56. Children 5 and under ski/ride for free.
Is there on-site childcare and if so, what is the starting cost?
Copper Mountain offers childcare in many different forms. Whether you’re looking for a private babysitter or a children’s play group, we’ve got you covered. Check out Belly Button Babies & Bakery for daily childcare, or give Kid’s Night Out a try – a FREE three hour childcare service offered to parents on the condition that $30 per child is spent in any commercial outlet at the resort during the three hours that your children are in the program.
What is the the starting cost of ski/ride school? Ages?
Starting cost is $191. All levels of skiers & riders, including first-timers, will have a blast learning to do it right in our full and half-day lessons. Copper Mountain Ski & Ride School offers lessons for shredders ages 3 and up. Choose from Private Lessons, Group Lessons, or one of our unique Seasonal Programs. Prices vary, but pre-purchase most lessons online and save 20%.
Where can families go for deals on lift tickets/lodging or special promotions?
You’ll always get the best deal when you purchase lift tickets online in advance at CopperColorado.com. Skiers and Riders can save up to 53% on window ticket prices! You’ll also find lodging steals and vacation packages at CopperColorado.com.
What area (off-mountain) activities would appeal to families for their winter vacation?
Copper Mountain hosts a long list of exciting events all winter long, so make sure to check out the Event Calendar. We also offer a 4-lane Tubing Hill, free Ice Skating, free Snow Shoeing, a Spa and an Athletic Club. Families can check out Woodward Copper, our action sports training facility for all ages and abilities that offers year round snowboard, ski, skateboard and bike programs.
Distance from Denver
75 miles west of Denver
209 Ten Mile Circle
Copper Mountain, CO