Copper Mountain, CO (November 6, 2009) — For opening day, Friday, Nov. 6, Copper has top to bottom skiing/riding with an 18″ mid-mountain base, 3 lifts, 60 acres and 4 trails open – the intermediate Main Vein and Rhapsody trails with access from the American Eagle lift, Ptarmigan Trail with access from the Excelerator lift, as well as the Eagle Jib Park with multiple box, rail and jump features. In addition, for those still perfecting their technique, Easy Rider lift and the enclosed learning area is also open.
Copper kicks off the season right and celebrates the return of winter with Lift Off, presented by Sprint, Nov. 6-8. Make sure to check out the Lift Off concert on Saturday night with The Heyday, DJ Mike Relm and headliner The Rapture. Enjoy the latest 2010 ski & snowboard movies, including the Copper premier of TGR’s new film: Re:Session, with proceeds benefiting Team Summit. The weekend will also include equipment demos, aprs specials, giveaways, a showing of the new Matchstick Productions’ movie, In Deep, at The Woodward at Copper Barn and new this year, Lift Off Late Night. www.coppercolorado.com/events_and_activities/events_calandar/Lift_Off_2009.htm.
Woodward at Copper is the first indoor/outdoor ski and snowboard camp on the planet with a focus on terrain park and pipe progression. The 20,000 sq ft Woodward at Copper Barn gives campers access to Snowflex jumps, foam pits, a spring floor, fly-bed trampolines and indoor skateboard features. All Woodward at Copper One Hit Wonder Session during opening weekend are 50% OFF from Nov 6 – 8. Make sure to check out the athlete/coach demo at the Woodward at Copper Barn on Saturday, Nov. 7 at 1:30 p.m. Also on Saturday at 6:30 p.m., don’t miss Matchstick Productions’ new film, In Deep, projected on the side of the Barn.
Now is the time to think about getting yourself a season full of snow days. Season Passes are on sale now; visit www.skicolorado.com or stop by any Guest Service location at Copper for your Rocky Mountain Super Pass, Copper Season Pass and Copper FourPass.