Keystone

A chairlift at Copper Mountain in January 2012 (credit: CBS)

Keystone, Copper Mountain Open For Ski Season Friday

Skiers and snowboarders are getting a few more options of where to ride this weekend, as ski season picks up.

11/01/2012

Vail (credit: vail.com)

Vail Ski Area Submits Plan For Summer Activities

Thanks to a new law, Vail Resorts Inc. plans to host a range of summer activities like alpine coasters and Jeep tours on federal land that it previously could use only for skiing and snowboarding.

07/19/2012

Crews hope to find the source of contaminated water from the Pennsylvania Mine near Keystone this summer (credit: CBS)

Crews Work To Keep Zinc From Mine Out Of Local Waterways

Colorado’s mountains are covered with abandoned gold and silver mines. Those are often a source of contamination.

06/01/2012

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Vail Resorts’ Skier Visits Dip Amid Weak Snowfall

Vail Resorts Inc. says skier visits at its mountains this past season were down 12.6 percent from last season after a particularly mild winter.

05/01/2012

Wesley Wilson (credit: Colorado State Patrol)

Romanian Tourist Killed By Suspected Drunk Driver In Keystone

A tourist was killed during a ski trip to Keystone and police say the man who hit him was driving drunk.

03/19/2012

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72-Year-Old Skier Dies, 2 Days After Resort Fall

A coroner says a 72-year-old skier who was taken to a hospital after being found face down on an expert trail at a Colorado resort has died.

02/09/2012

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Georgia Man Dies While Skiing At Keystone

A Colorado coroner has released the name of a Georgia man who died Sunday while skiing at Keystone Ski Resort.

02/06/2012

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Make The Most Of The Keystone Winter Culinary Festival

Award-winning cuisine and world-class skiing will draw crowds to Keystone’s Winter Culinary Festival. Just like the fresh powder and beautiful scenery glistening all across the town, this food fest is worth the drive.

01/29/2012

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Westminster Man Dies While Skiing At Keystone

The Summit County coroner says a 54-year-old Westminster man died while skiing at Keystone this week.

01/27/2012

Terri Tymkovich of Denver took this photo of a snowboarder at Copper Mountain on Dec. 21, 2011.

Top Single Day Ski Destinations Near Denver

Looking to get away from Denver or the Front Range for a day of skiing? Take a look at some of the best single day ski destinations around the area.

CBS Denver–01/17/2012

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