Aspen/Snowmass has announced its season pass structure and pricing for the 2014-2015 season. The Premier Pass is loaded with more than $1,000 in added benefits including 50 percent off tickets at all Mountain Collective resorts including Alta/Snowbird in Utah, Jackson Hole in Wyoming, Mammoth, Squaw Valley/Alpine Meadows in California and Whistler Blackcomb in British Columbia. “It’s hard to believe that another winter season is just around the corner, but the entire team at Aspen Snowmass is already gearing up to welcome you back to the mountains,” says David Perry, senior vice president, mountain division, Aspen Skiing Company. “We are pleased to be able to offer more value with the Premier Pass – more than $1,000 in added benefits, yet keep it priced the same or lower than it was in the 2007/08 season – seven years ago. We also hope you will be able to experience one or more of the Mountain Collective destinations at 50 percent off with your Premier Pass.” Continue ReadingRead More »
Ever wish you could be a kid again? This will definitely make you jealous: Colorado Ski Country offers 5th graders 60 days of free skiing and riding! That’s for Zero! Zilch! Nada! Over 20 Colorado resorts–like Copper Mountain, Telluride, Steamboat and more–offer 5th graders three full days of fun as part of the renowned Passport program. And, after kids graduate from fifth grade, no one’s left hanging. Continue ReadingRead More »
Savvy skiers and riders know that summer is the best time to get your season pass and pack products for the upcoming season at the lowest prices available. Today, Arapahoe Basin Ski Area (A-Basin) released its 2014-15 product line, including the popular Elevation 4 Pass, the two-season Double Down Pass, and – being sold online for a limited time – the A-Basin Transferable 4-Pack. Continue ReadingRead More »
The USA Pro Cycling Challenge is back, and is quickly becoming the premier multi-stage professional cycling event in North America. Boasting some of the best riders and teams in the world, grueling high-altitude ascents, and Colorado’s breathtaking alpine scenery, the 2014 USA Pro Cycling Challenge will feature several stages in Colorado Ski Country, with ample opportunities for cycling enthusiasts to take in the action and enjoy a late summer day in the mountains. Here’s your itinerary for viewing this elite cycling event in Ski Country: Continue ReadingRead More »
Denver skiers and riders can plan ahead for the winter season and get three tickets to Steamboat for less than $45 per day with the limited edition Steamboat 3 Pass starting at only $129.
“Steamboat is known for an abundance of Champagne Powder® snow, genuine friendliness and western hospitality,” said Rob Perlman, senior vice president of sales and marketing for the Steamboat Ski & Resort Corporation. “Roll all three of these attributes into a single pass and you have the Steamboat 3, an affordable way for skiers and riders from the Front Range to find snow off the beaten path, on the days they choose.” Continue ReadingRead More »
Can you believe that the 2014-15 ski season is barely two months away? With Labor Day weekend signaling the end of summer, Colorado skiers and riders can find significant savings on ski passes at the holiday weekend sales. Through the end of August and into September, major retailers and winter sports groups host special sale events focused on winter gear and apparel, including ski passes. A handful of Colorado Ski Country USA (CSCUSA) resorts are at the sales with pass products available at discounted prices. Continue ReadingRead More »
This Colorado Ski Country USA photo, circa 1982-83, shows that no matter how much things change, a powder run has always brought smiles to faces.
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• Tommy Emmanuel, John Jorgenson and more perform throughout the weekend
• Free guitar and songwriting workshops with performing artists
• ArtGuitar Silent Auction Saturday and Sunday, proceeds benefiting MusiCares
COPPER MOUNTAIN, Colo. — August 5, 2014 — The world’s greatest guitarists unite at Copper Mountain for the 10th Annual Guitar Town Festival, August 8 – 10. The pedestrian friendly village will fill with the sounds of acoustic and electric guitars as well as workshops to help festival goers further their playing and songwriting skills – all free of charge.
Some of the greatest guitarists from across the music industry are set to perform at Copper all weekend long. Performances include Tommy Emmanuel at 5:20 p.m. on Saturday Aug. 9, John Jorgenson at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 10, and many more. Continue ReadingRead More »