Industry Press Release

COPPER ANNOUNCES EARLY OPENING, NOVEMBER 7

04/24/2009

RESORT OFFERS EXTRA WEEK OF SKIING & RIDING

Copper Mountain, CO (October 17, 2008) — Copper Mountain is pleased to announce the resort will open one week ahead of its scheduled opening date welcoming skiers and riders on Friday, Nov. 7. Guests are invited to join us for the weekend with a 15% discount on lodging when they also purchase their lift ticket. Rates start from $99 pp/pn*.

Season Pass sales are underway with multiple options available, including the Rocky Mountain Super Pass Plus. New this season, Copper is offering a Woodward at Copper season pass upgrade, as well as the traditional Rocky Mountain Super Pass, the Rocky Mountain Ultimate Pass, Copper Season passes, Transfour Cards and Four Passes. www.passwagon.com

Copper will debut several programs and offerings this season including Woodward at Copper, Black Bear Glade and Roll Your Own Sushi. Woodward at Copper the first skiing and riding training facility dedicated to Park and Pipe progression opens this season with Winter Camp Days and the One Hit Wonder session, as well as the Woodward at Copper Summer Camp with week-long sessions. www.WoodwardatCopper.com. Also new this year, Copper has added new terrain under the Super Bee lift, the Black Bear Glade. After a day on the hill, Copper invites guests to break out their creativity and learn the fine art of rolling sushi at Storm King Lounge’s “Roll Your Own Sushi”.

Copper will host the annual Lift Off festivities Nov. 14-16, including demos, movie premiers, music and Lift Off lodging packages. Call your Copper Vacation Specialist at 866-534-7443 to plan your escape.

*Rates based on quad occupancy in a silver two bedroom and 1 day of lift tickets. Rates are subject to change and do not include tax, surcharge or booking fee. Available 11/07/2008 through 11/16/2008. Some restrictions apply.