Ski & Snow Sports


Ted Ligety

See some of the world’s best on slopes at Aspen Winternational

By Dave Buchanan

If you feel the need to work off some of that Thanksgiving turkey, try catching up with some of the world’s fastest women this weekend at the 2014 Aspen Winternational World Cup. You can’t ski with them but you can watch the races ...


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Colorado ski season makes an early return

By Dave Buchanan

Aspen Mountain opened that resort’s 2014-15 ski season Saturday and brought to five (six if Vail opened Friday as planned) the number of Colorado ski resorts now open. The Aspen opening was a bit ahead of schedule, Aspen Skiing Company ...


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What they’re saying about 2015 Alpine Championships

By Staff

Here is what some of the top U.S. ski racers are saying about the 2015 World Alpine Championships set for Feb. 2-15 in Vail and Beaver Creek. Courtesy of the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association. Ted Ligety (2006, 2011 Olympic gold medalist; ...


Colorado, Utah at heart of skiing in next few years

By Dave Buchanan

The next few years will be good — very good — for fans of world-class ski racing in Colorado and Utah. Not only does Vail host the 2015 World Alpine Championships from Feb. 2-15, there also will be the 2017 FIS Alpine World Cup ...


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Shiffrin honored with street ‘Mikaela Way’

By Dave Buchanan

U.S. Ski Team member and Olympic slalom champion Mikaela Shiffrin has received many honors but the latest certainly is unique. The 19-year old Vail native recently had a street in Avon re-named after her. Once known as West Benchmark Road, ...


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Telluride

By Staff

Telluride, one the region’s most spectacular getaways, is a community flourishing with activities and great opportunities to enjoy the outdoors.  And it’s right here in our backyard. A great drive into the San Juans begins an ...


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Sunlight Mountain Resort

By Penny Stine

Sunlight is a local mountain, favored by those who live near Glenwood Springs. Because it is so close to Glenwood, the ski resort pairs up with the hot springs pool in Glenwood and with many Glenwood-area hotels to offer Ski-Swim-Stay ...


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Powderhorn

By Penny Stine

As the mountain closest to Grand Junction, Powderhorn is also closest to the hearts of many Grand Valley skiers, who consider the Grand Mesa their backyard. In addition to the nearby proximity, locals love it because it’s never crowded ...


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Crested Butte

By Penny Stine

Crested Butte is enormous, with acres upon acres of varied terrain. It’s a great place for beginners, intermediate skiers and advanced crazy skiers who want to ski off the edge of cliffs and do all sorts of gnarly, jaw-dropping ...



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Colorado Ski Report


  • Arapahoe Basin
    New Snow Last 24 hours: 1.0 in.
    New Snow Last 48 hours: 8.0 in.
    Mid Mountain Depth: 26.0 in.
    Surface Conditions: P/PP
    Lifts Open: 5
    Beginner Terrain Open: 100%
    Intermediate Terrain Open: 60%
    Expert Terrain Open: 33%
    Closing Date: June 9, 2014
  • Aspen Mountain
    New Snow Last 24 hours: 0.0 in.
    New Snow Last 48 hours: 1.0 in.
    Mid Mountain Depth: 18.0 in.
    Surface Conditions: PP/MM
    Lifts Open: 3
    Beginner Terrain Open: 100%
    Intermediate Terrain Open: 60%
    Expert Terrain Open: 47%
    Closing Date: April 22, 2014
  • Copper Mountain
    New Snow Last 24 hours: 0.0 in.
    New Snow Last 48 hours: 16.0 in.
    Mid Mountain Depth: 36.0 in.
    Surface Conditions: PP/MM
    Lifts Open: 10
    Beginner Terrain Open: 52%
    Intermediate Terrain Open: 69%
    Expert Terrain Open: 14%
    Closing Date: April 19, 2015
  • Crested Butte
    New Snow Last 24 hours: 0.0 in.
    New Snow Last 48 hours: 8.0 in.
    Mid Mountain Depth: 27.0 in.
    Surface Conditions: PP
    Lifts Open: 6
    Beginner Terrain Open: 64%
    Intermediate Terrain Open: 36%
    Expert Terrain Open: 0%
    Closing Date: April 7, 2014
  • Eldora
    New Snow Last 24 hours: 0.0 in.
    New Snow Last 48 hours: 5.0 in.
    Mid Mountain Depth: 35.0 in.
    Surface Conditions: PP
    Lifts Open: 9
    Beginner Terrain Open: 100%
    Intermediate Terrain Open: 60%
    Expert Terrain Open: 10%
    Closing Date: April 12, 2015
  • Loveland
    New Snow Last 24 hours: 0.0 in.
    New Snow Last 48 hours: 7.0 in.
    Mid Mountain Depth: 29.0 in.
    Surface Conditions: PP
    Lifts Open: 4
    Beginner Terrain Open: 55%
    Intermediate Terrain Open: 11%
    Expert Terrain Open: 0%
    Closing Date: May 5, 2014
  • Monarch
    New Snow Last 24 hours: 0.0 in.
    New Snow Last 48 hours: 1.5 in.
    Mid Mountain Depth: 31.0 in.
    Surface Conditions: P/PP
    Lifts Open: 4
    Beginner Terrain Open: 100%
    Intermediate Terrain Open: 81%
    Expert Terrain Open: 71%
    Closing Date: April 13, 2014
  • Snowmass
    New Snow Last 24 hours: 0.0 in.
    New Snow Last 48 hours: 2.0 in.
    Mid Mountain Depth: 19.0 in.
    Surface Conditions: PP/MM
    Lifts Open: 6
    Beginner Terrain Open: 7%
    Intermediate Terrain Open: 10%
    Expert Terrain Open: 5%
    Closing Date: April 20, 2014
  • Steamboat
    New Snow Last 24 hours: 0.0 in.
    New Snow Last 48 hours: 1.5 in.
    Mid Mountain Depth: 29.0 in.
    Surface Conditions: HP
    Lifts Open: 5
    Beginner Terrain Open: 10%
    Intermediate Terrain Open: 20%
    Expert Terrain Open: 26%
    Closing Date: April 12, 2015
  • Telluride
    New Snow Last 24 hours: 0.0 in.
    New Snow Last 48 hours: 0.0 in.
    Mid Mountain Depth: 27.0 in.
    Surface Conditions: P
    Lifts Open: 7
    Beginner Terrain Open: 26%
    Intermediate Terrain Open: 24%
    Expert Terrain Open: 0%
    Closing Date: April 5, 2015
  • Winter Park
    New Snow Last 24 hours: 0.0 in.
    New Snow Last 48 hours: 3.0 in.
    Mid Mountain Depth: 28.0 in.
    Surface Conditions: PP
    Lifts Open: 18
    Beginner Terrain Open: 77%
    Intermediate Terrain Open: 22%
    Expert Terrain Open: 5%
    Closing Date: April 27, 2015
  • Wolf Creek
    New Snow Last 24 hours: 0.0 in.
    New Snow Last 48 hours: 0.0 in.
    Mid Mountain Depth: 23.0 in.
    Surface Conditions: PP
    Lifts Open: 6
    Beginner Terrain Open: 70%
    Intermediate Terrain Open: 70%
    Expert Terrain Open: 70%
    Closing Date: April 5, 2015
  • Aspen Highlands
  • Buttermilk
  • Howelsen
  • Powderhorn Mountain Resort
  • Purgatory at Durango Mountain Resort
  • Silverton
  • Ski Cooper
  • Ski Granby Ranch
  • Sunlight Mountain Resort





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