Gather your skiing equipment and make plans to tackle some of Colorado’s finest ski resorts.
Colorado’s Independent Ethics Commission says the town of Georgetown violated the state’s ethics policies.
Opening Day arrived two weeks early this year for Ski Cooper; its projected opener was Dec. 13. The entire resort — more than 400 acres — is open.
For skiers and snowboarders, Thursday was Christmas — not Thanksgiving. That’s because at Beaver Creek, a “chondola” — a hybrid chair and gondola lift — opened.
More Colorado ski areas are opening for Thanksgiving weekend.
Along Interstate 70 Tuesday evening the lanes weren’t hanging on to too much snow as the wind ripped across the roadway making visibility very hard.
Industry leaders say that even though last-minute lift tickets at some resorts now exceed $100, skiing has never been more affordable if you’re savvy about discounts.
Skiers and snowboarders traveling to Utah this winter will find the same jagged mounting peaks looming just east of Salt Lake City and many familiar trails at the state’s 15 resorts. But they may also notice a few signs of the significant changes that occurred in the offseason.
Aspen Ski Resort will open Saturday after more than 21 inches of snow dumped at the area in the last few days.
Big-name ski resorts might give you bragging rights when you go back to the office, but lesser-known mountains can give you something else: less crowded slopes, shorter lift lines and even outlets for Crock Pots.