News and Events

Mt Hutt ‘all systems go’ for 40th season opening (13-Jun-13)
Immaculately groomed slopes and a genuinely warm welcome await avid skiers and snowboarders.....

Queenstown’s Coronet Peak ski area first to open in Australasia (10-Jun-13)
Queenstown’s Coronet Peak ski area today (June 8) celebrated in style as the first Australasian ski field to open for winter....

Coronet Peak first ski area in Australasia to open on Saturday (05-Jun-13)
Queenstown is officially open for winter as the 2013 season kicks off at Coronet Peak on Saturday (June 8).

Ski Areas Go Out With A Bang! (27-Sep-12)
Season extension and half price passes

Copper Mountain Spends on Snowmaking (18-Apr-10)

Copper Mountain, Colorado, April 18, 2010 - Copper Mountain in Colorado will spend

Copper Mountain in Colorado will spend $6m (US) in off-season improvements for next winter, much of the money going on a 25% increase in the resort’s snowmaking capacity.

The new snowmaking will be spread throughout the mountain, one of the world’s 10 highest  commercial ski areas, with new systems being installed in the Timberline area, adding significant intermediate terrain

The resort anticipates better early season coverage for race camps, training, and all those skiers and riders who just can't wait to get on the slopes in November thanks tro the new snowmaking.

In addition next winter there will be a 40% increase in free parking in an expanded Corn Lot. Additional parking in Union Creek will add easy access to the beginner area of Copper's naturally divided terrain.

Credit - SkiInfo

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