Tag Archives: Colorado

Alaska Airlines Offers Free Flights, Free Skiing Across Western North America

Seattle, WA – Alaska Airlines is partnering with select ski and snowboard resorts in the western U.S. and Canada to offer free flights and special rewards for travelers, including free lift tickets. Alaska Airlines’ new “Ski the West” promotion requires flights to certain destinations between now and February 23, 2015 and registration in the airline’s mileage plan. Those who fly … Continue reading Alaska Airlines Offers Free Flights, Free Skiing Across Western North America

U.S. Ski Team Names 2014-15 Alpine Roster

Copper Mountain, CO – The sun was shining down on Copper Mountain’s Center Village on Saturday where a crowd of thousands congregated for the 2015 U.S. Alpine Ski Team introduction during Nature Valley First Tracks. The energy at this Colorado resort, home of the U.S. Ski Team Speed Center, was palpable. Olympic gold medalists Ted Ligety (Park … Continue reading U.S. Ski Team Names 2014-15 Alpine Roster

New Cross Country Ski Area Established in Former Colorado Ghost Town

Dolores, CO – Dunton Hot Springs, a 19th-century mining ghost town turned luxury all-season resort in the Colorado Rockies, has announced an exclusive partnership with former Olympian Wendy Wagner to develop a brand new Nordic skiing program for the winter season. Nestled on more than 1,600 acres of private wilderness area in the San Juan Mountain sub-range … Continue reading New Cross Country Ski Area Established in Former Colorado Ghost Town

2015 U.S. Revolution Tour Schedule Announced

Park City, UT – The 2015 U.S. Revolution Tour, organized by the U.S. Ski Team and U.S. Snowboarding, is celebrating its eleventh anniversary this year with halfpipe and slopestyle stops in Copper Mountain, Colo.; Seven Springs, Penn.; and Mammoth Mountain, Calif. This year, the Rev Tour will be adding Big Air to its schedule in Mammoth, … Continue reading 2015 U.S. Revolution Tour Schedule Announced

Crested Butte Adds 40 New Acres of Extreme Terrain

Mt. Crested Butte, CO – Crested Butte Mountain Resort announced on Wednesday that the Colorado ski and snowboard resort will open 40 new acres of expert terrain this winter season, called Teo 2. Located skiers’ right beyond Teocalli Bowl at the top of the High Lift, Teo 2 stands above future expansion possibilities at the resort on the … Continue reading Crested Butte Adds 40 New Acres of Extreme Terrain

U.S. to Announce 2014-15 Alpine Ski Team at Copper Mountain on Saturday

Copper Mountain, CO – The U.S. Ski Team will name its 2014-15 alpine squad in a special ceremony to be held this Saturday at Copper Mountain in Colorado. It’s the largest pep rally on snow. The public are welcome to attend the event, and public skiing and snowboarding will be available as Copper opens for the season … Continue reading U.S. to Announce 2014-15 Alpine Ski Team at Copper Mountain on Saturday

Five More Ski Areas Open Friday in Colorado, California

Keystone, CO – Cold weather, productive snowmaking and even a bit of natural snowfall will enable five more U.S. ski resorts to come online for the season this Friday. In Colorado, Keystone, Copper Mountain and Wolf Creek all plan to open for skiing and riding this Friday, joining Arapahoe Basin and Loveland already operating in the … Continue reading Five More Ski Areas Open Friday in Colorado, California