Skiing

The Slush Cup at Keystone on Sunday (credit: CBS)

7 Of Colorado’s Ski Areas Close For The Season

Skiers and boarders ended the season with the Slush Cup on Sunday at Keystone Resort.

04/12/2015

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Park Service Says Colorado Man Dies In Alaska Skiing Mishap

A Colorado skier had died after falling through a cornice in Alaska’s Wrangell-St. Elias National Park.

04/02/2015

Fresh powder tracks in Winter Park (credit: CBS)

Why We’re All Bros When We’re On The Slopes

Maybe it’s the friendly attitude of the West. Maybe it’s the understanding that traversing a mountain is dangerous. Or maybe it’s the unavoidable happiness one feels when sliding down a snowy mountainside.

03/26/2015

Powderhorn Ski Area (credit: CBS)

Powderhorn Ski Resort Closes Early Because Of Warm Weather

Powderhorn Mountain Resort in western Colorado has closed for the winter season early because of a stretch of unseasonably warm weather.

03/23/2015

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CDOT Plans For Future With Decreased Budget, Increased Population

The Colorado Department of Transportation knows it needs to do more to plan for future maintenance and highway improvements.

03/20/2015

Lindsey Vonn of the USA wins the overall SuperG and Downhill World Cup globes during the Audi FIS Alpine Ski World Cup Finals Women's Super G on March 19, 2015, in Meribel, France. (Photo by Alexis Boichard/Agence Zoom/Getty Images)

Lindsey Vonn Ready For More After World Cup Super-G Win

Lindsey Vonn won the final super-G of the season on Thursday and with it her 19th crystal globe trophy — equaling the record of Swedish great Ingemar Stenmark.

03/19/2015

Durango Mountain Resort on Saturday (credit: CBS)

Economic Factors Look Good For Mountain Tourism That’s Already On Record Pace

The tourism industry in Colorado’s high country continues its record pace, according to a group of Denver-based economists.

03/18/2015

Eldora (credit: CBS)

Plan For Expansion Of Eldora Ski Area Gets Initial Approval

The U.S. Forest Service is giving tentative approval to a plan to expand Eldora Mountain Resort.

03/17/2015

Durango Mountain Resort on Saturday (credit: CBS)

State’s Ski Areas Post Strong Mid-Season Visitation Numbers

Visitation to Colorado’s ski resorts remained strong in January and February, despite unseasonably warm and dry weather at the beginning of the year.

03/16/2015

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Skier Breaks Leg In Backcountry Avalanche Near Vail

Rescue crews helped get three skiers out of an area where an avalanche injured one of them on Thursday morning.

03/05/2015

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