By Jennifer McRae

CLEAR CREEK COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4)– Loveland Ski Area is expanding. A proposal to expand terrain and parking has been approved.

(credit: Loveland Ski Area)

The improvements focus on Loveland Valley, an area designed for beginners. There will be two new runs built.

The approval also gives the green light to a new parking lot that could accommodate up to 500 new parking spots near the base of Loveland Valley.

Jennifer McRae