Special Olympics Athletes are a Celebrated Crew at Copper

special olympics racer

The athletic talent on display at Copper Mountain runs deep. On any given day at the resort, racers, Woodward enthusiasts and dedicated skiers and riders can be seen cruising the extensive terrain perfecting and progressing their skills. Amongst the expertise, you’ll find a group of superstar competitors from Special Olympics Colorad

COPPER MOUNTAIN’S PLAY IT FORWARD WEDNESDAYS PROGRAM RAISES MORE THAN $67,000 FOR NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATIONS

COPPER MOUNTAIN, Colo. – April 8, 2021 – Copper Mountain is proud to announce that it has raised $67,640 for more than a dozen non-profit partner organizations through the Play It Forward Wednesdays program.  

As part of Copper Mountain’s Play Forever commitment to protect the environment and enable participation, the resort reestablished its lift ticket community giving program, Play It Forward Wednesdays. On select Wednesdays throughout the 2020/21 winter season, Copper donated $5 from every lift ticket purchased online to 13 non-profit partner organizations. 

MORE REASONS TO FUEL YOUR INNER ATHLETE AT COPPER MOUNTAIN

COPPER MOUNTAIN, Colo. – March 16, 2021 – Skiers and riders have more reasons to pursue mountain adventure at Copper Mountain, a POWDR resort, with its announcement today that parking reservations are no longer required in the resort’s Alpine and Far East lots. To further inspire every type of athlete, Copper Mountain has released the best pricing on 2021/22 season passes, which will be available for purchase March 22.  

Copper's Uphill Race Series sponsored by Mammut

COPPER’S UPHILL RACE SERIES

sponsored by Mammut

Copper joins forces with Swiss premium outdoor brand Mammut to present a new series of uphill races. Participants will have a two-and-a-half-hour window to complete each of our three timed races. In lieu of traditional prizes, each participant will be entered into a drawing for the top Mammut giveaway for that week. The final “Copper Cup” race will award the top five competitors that week!

 

COPPER MOUNTAIN LAUNCHES “PLAY IT FORWARD WEDNESDAYS” NON-PROFIT GIVING PROGRAM

COPPER MOUNTAIN, Colo., December 23, 2020As part of Copper Mountain’s Play Forever commitment to protect the environment and enable participation, the resort announced today the relaunch of its lift ticket community giving program, Play It Forward Wednesdays, to continue its support for more than a dozen non-profit organizations.

Sky Chutes Employee Housing Is Copper’s Latest Sustainability Project

Driving into Copper nowadays, visitors may be intrigued to see a new building when they turn off of Highway 91 onto Copper Road. Gracing the entrance of the resort is the brand-new employee housing facility, Sky Chutes Landing. The first building of the project was completed this fall and employees moved into the new units beginning on November 1! 

STATEMENT FROM COPPER MOUNTAIN ON SEASON READINESS

November 18, 2020, Copper Mountain, Colorado – Copper Mountain is ready and eager to open for skiing and riding on Monday, Nov. 30. Our commitment to protecting the wellbeing of the Copper community remains steadfast, and we are confident in our ability to provide a safe ski and ride experience for the duration of the 20/21 winter season.