Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Copper Mountain Resort

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Overall Rating: 4.1

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.1
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 63
  • Terrain Park
  • 4.2
  • Nightlife
  • 2.8

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 51%
  • Beginner
  • 42%
  • Families
  • 65%
  • Intermediate
  • 65%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 45%
  • Advanced
  • 62%

Helpful Highlights:

I ski blacks and my traveling companion skis challenging blues. We both think this mountain was designed with us in mind. I have never skied a mountain w...

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  • 4

    copper = excellent

    by bandanasFTL - 22nd February 2010

    Pros: cheap food, naturally divided terrain, lift maps, variety of runs

    Cons: unclear signing, a little icy at trail merges, beginners out of element

    We hit up copper on a friday and it was as promised, the least crowded big resort on our trip. If you are an eastern or midwest skier, copper is probably ... Full review

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  • 3

    An average resort compared to others in CO

    by stutterstan - 8th February 2010

    Pros: Easy to get to

    Cons: Tree skiing, straight slopes

    I visited Copper on Febraury 3, 2010. It is located right beside I-70, so very easy to access. A shuttle takes you from the parking lot to the village. Al... Full review

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  • 3

    awesome skiing with little sleep

    by talley - 10th January 2010

    Pros: Awesome skiing for the beginner or advanced. Nice village atmoshere with shops and restaurants.

    Cons: Copper Mtn not a family friendly resort due to night clubs keeping us up

    After a long day of travel we finally arrived in Copper Mtn at 5pm on a Monday. The family, to include kids, were exhausted but ready to explore the Mill C... Full review

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  • 5

    Great terrain variety

    by bumpskier - 29th December 2009

    Pros: Tons of challenging hills

    Cons: Parking lot attendants are jerks

    Copper has an excellent assortment of hills for all types of skiers and boarders. The bowls are great! They really give you that back country feel. The cat ... Full review

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  • 4

    Nice place, friendly and fun

    by ThinkSnow - 14th December 2009

    Pros: Less crowded, fast lifts, good terrain

    Cons: Need to go to neighboring resorts for night life, dining, etc

    Visited all 3 resorts Vail, Breckenrigde and Copper on that trip. Liked all 3, but Copper had the smallest crowd during our visit and everyone on the mtn wa... Full review

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  • 4

    Decent skiing

    by DubbelSac - 5th December 2009

    Pros: great snow, lots of terrain

    Cons: long lift lines

    Skiing at Copper was a lot of fun. It was kind of funny on one ride up the lift, a single ended up with us and was complaining about the cold 30 degree wea... Full review

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