Construction has begun on what will become 543 acres of new terrain in the Peak 6 area of Breckenridge Ski Resort.
Despite several inches of fresh powder overnight, Sunday was closing day for several Colorado ski areas.
One of Colorado’s most-crowded ski resorts is hoping to take care of the problem after The U.S. Forest Service has given Breckenridge Mountain the go-ahead to expand an area now being called Peak 6.
The Breckenridge Town Council says it should have the right to back a smaller expansion plan for the Breckenridge Ski Resort.
BRECKENRIDGE, Colo. (AP) – The U.S. Forest Service is recommending that the Breckenridge Ski Resort be allowed to develop about 550 acres of skiing on Peak 6 within the existing permit, despite opposition from environmentalists. […]