Copper Mountain Ski Holidays

One of the best value resorts in Colorado with a good mix of terrain, easily accessible back bowl and great free ride park.
James Rivers
Product Manager - USA
One of the best value resorts in Colorado with a good mix of terrain, easily accessible back bowl and great free ride park.
James Rivers
Product Manager - USA

Summary

3
Beginner
4
Average: 4 (1 vote)
Intermediate
3
Average: 3 (1 vote)
Advanced
  • Family Friendly
  • Quick Transfer Time

A genuine all-rounder, Copper Mountain’s award-winning trail system has distinct sections for each ability.

This longstanding locals’ favourite has emerged on the international ski market, thanks to a huge amount of investment in the past two decades. Snow quality is reliably good, and the transfer from Denver only takes two hours but what really stands out is the trail system.

Naturally divided-up, Copper Mountain has three distinct sections for different abilities. If you’re a beginner, you can ski top-to-bottom greens, while intermediates have a superb network of blues, and advanced skiers have a double black diamonds in the Spaulding and Copper bowls. There’s even cat-accessed backcountry, a dedicated Family Zone, and a public freestyle training park, Woodward at Copper.

Purpose-built, the resort village is divided into three shuttle-linked areas, with Centre Village at the core. There’s plenty of local restaurants, and the atmosphere on Copper Mountain ski holidays is relaxed and family friendly. For more restaurants and bars, the small town of Frisco a six-mile shuttle ride away.

Every holiday is tailor-made, just for you.

Call 01273 224060 for advice from our ski specialists.

Resort Guide

Copper Mountain Resort Guide

Make the most of your Copper Mountain ski holiday with our insider tips.

Resort stats

Season
November to April
Nearest airport
Denver
Flight time
10 hours
Transfer time
2 hours
Transport
Car hire or transfer
Elevation
12,313 ft
Vertical drop
2,601 ft
Avg snowfall
23 ft
Ski area
2,465 acres
Ski lifts
22
Runs
126
Grade
54% advanced (including off piste)
25% intermediates
21% beginners

Maps

Resort Map

Google piste view

Accommodation

Copper Mountain’s hotels and condos are found throughout the purpose-built village, with most in the East and West sections. All are within easy walking distance from the slopes. If you plan to ski other Colorado resorts during your holiday, it’s also possible to stay closer to Frisco town.
 
We’ve stayed at or visited all our Copper Mountain accommodation options, so call us for advice and we’ll recommend the best ones for you.

Featured accommodation

  • Close to Ski School
  • Close to Slopes
  • Close to Village
  • Fitness Facilities
  • Hot Tub
Centrally located above the shops and restaurants in The Village these condos are of a very high standard.
  • Close to Slopes
  • Close to Village
  • Fitness Facilities
  • Hot Tub
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Pool
  • Self-Catered
The Cirque is a stand-alone luxury property on the edge of Copper Village with beautiful facilities.

Offers

See our Copper Mountain offers for some excellent savings and superb package prices.

Giving you the best available prices, the offers below are based on our lowest cost departure dates. We can save you money on many other dates and properties but we can't show every single offer here - for more options, please call us on 01273 224 060 or request a quotation.

Reviews

Read honest reviews, direct from our customers.

If you’ve recently returned from this resort, we’d love to hear from you.

If no reviews are available yet, ask for first-hand advice from Ski Safari staff who have visited this resort. Call us on 01273 224 060.

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31/12/2010 Jill Quigley

Great resort 1 3/4hr easy drive from Denver. This resort has everything to suit absolute beginners to mogul and bowl junkies

28/02/2008 John Hickford , Guisborough

We stayed here for 12 nights in Feb 2008 & had a fantastic time. Accommodation - A studio in Tucker Mountain Lodge. This studio was spacious & well equipped. You had ski lockers on the ground floor & it was a short walk on a snow free/ heated pavement to Copper 1 building in which you went up an escalator to go outside to the lifts. Minimum of walking. For those with tired legs after a days skiing you could flag down a free electric car to drop you off at your accommodation. Athletic Club- worth a visit, nice pool, saunas, steam rooms, hot tubs The Skiing - Conditions were excellent & even on snowy days you never had a white out due to skiing on pistes enclosed by trees. The pistes were never crowded even on Presidents Day Long Weekend. During the week you were often skiing down a piste by yourself. At weekends there were lift queues but as you had the beeline advantage upgrade on your lift pass you bypassed all the queues. Some of favourite runs Greens - Coppertone, Soliloquy, Scooter Blues Jacque's Pique, Copperfields, Bouncer, Andy's Encore. The pistes were generally wide. If you want to play in powder snow away from the crowds go up yhe Rendezvous Lift as this area was often deserted. Restaurants - Imperial Palace - very tasty Chinese food that contained lots of vegetables a lovely change from salads in most other American restaurants. Endo's Wide selection of reasonably priced food. Huge portions Alpinista Bistro - nice food but expensive for what you got. Jack's slopeside bar - nice bowls of Chilli & soup at lunchtime. Double Diamond Restaurant - delicious ribs Pizza Carlo - Great Pizzas & salads Ski Safari - well organised holiday & great service. Would definitely use them again.

15/05/2005 Ted Truscott , East Midlands

An excellent all-round resort, has a little of everything to suit everyone. I recommend at least one breakfast in the nearby town of Frisco, you won't be disappointed. Also go snow-mobiling if you have the chance. The resort itself is a little commercialised, but that's what you get in the US. The lifts are a bit slow, but rewarding when you get to the top!

Every holiday is tailor-made, just for you.

Call 01273 224060 for advice from our ski specialists.

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