- 22 Resorts
- Consistent Snow
- Diverse destinations
- Resorts open before those of many other states
- Home to Vail, Beaver Creek, Copper Mountain
Leadville is the home of the legendary Molly Brown and the old town is always fun for a visit or as a place to stay when skiing or riding at nearby Ski Cooper. The resort is just down the famous pass that was the training ground for the famous 10th Mountain Division, the ski troops of World War II, who spawned the American ski industry. You'll find 26 runs, a base elevation of 10,500 feet with a vertical drop of 1,200 feet.
Ski school offers programs for group and private "Learn to Ski" classes; Panda program. Ski rental and repair available on site. Restaurants, child care program for ages 2-7 years old. First aid at area, hospital in town.