• Photo courtesy of Dave Camara at Arapahoe Basin Ski Area.

    Colorado Ski Country USA (CSCUSA)’s member resorts recognize between tuition, textbooks, meal plans and everything else, college is expensive. Ski areas across Colorado, from the Front Range to the Western Slope and down to the southwest corner of the state, offer dozens of deals and discounts to...

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    Throwback: The Art and Science of Making Snow

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    (Originally posted 11.14.13) Ever wonder how the resorts are able to have such great conditions when Mother Nature is not cooperating? It is all due to the guys with the big guns and the big toys at the resorts, the snowmakers! Check out what it takes to be one of the first resorts in the [&hellip...

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    Loveland’s Season Kicks Off On Friday, October 20

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    Loveland Ski Area will open for the 2017/18 season on Friday, October 20. “We have been waiting all summer for this and are excited to announce that Opening Day is finally here,” said COO Rob Goodell. “The snow we received in early October has been a tremendous help and our snowmakers have...

  • Opening Days Announced for Purgatory & Hesperus Ski Resorts

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    Ski Season Starts Nov. 18 at Purgatory Resort
    Ski Day or Night at Hesperus Ski Area Starting on Dec. 15

    Officials at Purgatory Resort announced opening day for ski season is scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 18, prior to the Thanksgiving holiday week.  Purgatory’s crews have been working throughout the summer to get the mountain ready for another fantastic ski season.

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  • Loveland Ski Area Announces Pricing for 2017/18 Season

    on August 18 | in Deals, Loveland | by | with 2 Comments

    Photo taken by Dustin Schaefer. Provided courtesy of Loveland Ski Area.

    Photo taken by Dustin Schaefer. Provided courtesy of Loveland Ski Area.

    Loveland Ski Area Season Passes and 4-Paks will be available for purchase online, over the phone and at ski shows across the Front Range starting on Friday, August 25.

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  • Copper Mountain to Host Final Stop in New Premier Mountain Running Series

    on August 17 | in Copper Mountain, Events, Summer | by | with 1 Comment

    Photo courtesy of Under Armour Mountain Running Series.

    Photo courtesy of Under Armour Mountain Running Series.

    On September 9 and 10, athletes from near and far will converge on Copper Mountain for the final stop in the inaugural 2017 Under Armour Mountain Running Series.

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  • The 2017 Denver Powder Daze Ski & Snowboard Event Begins August 25

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    Courtesy of Christy Sports.

    Courtesy of Christy Sports.

    Colorado based Christy Sports LLC announced today the dates of its annual Powder Daze ski and snowboard sale, scheduled for August 25 through September 5. The sale will take place at Christy Sports’ permanent event center located at 8601 W. Cross Drive in Littleton, across the street from the Southwest Plaza Shopping Center.

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  • Aspen Snowmass Announces Pass Program for 2017-18 Season

    on August 10 | in Aspen Highlands, Aspen Mountain, Buttermilk, Deals, Skiing & Snowboarding, Snowmass | by | with 3 Comments

    Photo courtesy of Aspen Skiing Company.

    Photo courtesy of Aspen Skiing Company.

    Season Passes on Sale Aug. 14

    Premier Pass Includes More than $1,000 in Exclusive Benefits

    Chamber Pricing Extended to Spouses of Eligible Employees

    Aspen Snowmass announces the season pass structure and pricing for the 2017-18 season as passes will officially go on sale Monday, Aug. 14. For the third year, the Chamber program has been extended to spouses of eligible employees. The Premier Pass provides more than $1,000 in exclusive benefits including 50 percent off lift tickets at Mountain Collective resorts, discounts on ski/snowboard lessons as well as rentals from Four Mountain Sports, and full summer access. Super early pricing for the most savings on season passes ends Sept. 15.

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  • 32 Additional Free Days with Silverton Mountain 2017-18 Season Passes

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    Photo courtesy of Silverton Mountain Resort. Taken by Jason Ebelheiser.

    Photo courtesy of Silverton Mountain Resort. Taken by Jason Ebelheiser. 

    12 Additional days added to season pass providing 32 days of Free Skiing at Partner Resorts across America

    Just weeks after announcing the season pass deal of the decade, Silverton Mountain is upping the ante to offer 12 additional FREE days at new Partner Resorts, Mission Ridge (WA), Monarch Mountain (CO), Sundance Mountain Resort (UT) and Eaglecrest Ski Area (AK). With the purchase of a Spring Unguided Pass ($149) or a Solid Gold Pass ($499), skiers and riders can now enjoy a whopping total of 32 days of free lift tickets at partner resorts, in addition to the season pass perks at Silverton Mountain.

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  • Sunlight Season Pass Holders Ski Free on Japan’s North Island – Plus More New Partnerships Announced

    on August 1 | in Deals, Skiing & Snowboarding, Sunlight | by | with No Comments

    Photo courtesy of Sunlight Mountain Resort.

    Photo courtesy of Sunlight Mountain Resort.

    Season pass holders at Sunlight Mountain Resort can now enjoy three free ski days at Kiroro ski area located on Japan’s North Island, in addition to more free ski days at areas in Alaska, Colorado, Idaho, Wyoming, and Washington.

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  • Stars Above Aspen Astronomy Event to Take Place on Aspen Mountain Aug. 14

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    Photo courtesy of Aspen Skiing Company.

    Photo courtesy of Aspen Skiing Company.

    Aspen Snowmass and Aspen Center for Environmental Studies (ACES) will host the second annual Stars Above Aspen event on Aspen Mountain Monday, Aug. 14 from 6:30 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.  Guests can head-up the Silver Queen Gondola for a community astronomy night featuring a STARLAB planetarium tent, guided telescope stations, interactive presentations, sunset yoga, legends and facts of the constellations, celestial crafts and games, star storytelling, space-themed face painting, a collaborative mural of the universe, physics experiments, and more.

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  • Q&A with Arapahoe Basin’s Resident Disc Golf Expert

    on July 31 | in Arapahoe Basin, Events, Summer | by | with No Comments

    Arapahoe Basin Disc Golf Course. Photo taken by Dave Camara.

    Arapahoe Basin Disc Golf Course. Photo taken by Dave Camara.

    As summer heats up in Colorado ski country, locals and visitors alike are turning to Colorado’s world-class disc golf courses for relaxing summer fun in the breath-taking Colorado mountains. To learn more about the disc golf craze that’s sweeping the state and an upcoming disc golf tournament, Colorado Ski Country USA sat down with Taylor Hutchinson, Arapahoe Basin’s assistant lift operations manager and disc golf enthusiast.

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  • Mac & Cheese Festival returns to Copper Mountain July 29-30

    on July 25 | in Copper Mountain, Dining and Nightlife, Events, Summer | by | with No Comments

    Copper Mountain Mac & Cheese Festival. Photo by Tripp Fay.

    Copper Mountain Mac & Cheese Festival. Photo by Tripp Fay.

    Expanded event will take place over two days with longer sampling windows

    Restaurants from Copper to Denver will compete to earn $1000 cash prize and coveted title of “Best Mac & Cheese in Summit County”

    Mac & Cheese Festival returns to Copper Mountain for a two-day mouthwatering event on July 29-30. With more time to taste varieties of the cheesy comfort food than years past, guests will ultimately determine who earns the $1,000 cash prize and coveted title of “Best Mac & Cheese in Summit County.”

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