Copper is the perfect vacation destination for Colorado skiing and snowboarding. Copper is easily accessible - we are located just 75 miles west of Denver in the heart of Summit County, Colorado. Why ski Colorado - Summit County, Colorado offers the longest ski season in the Western U.S. And Colorado is renowned for its sunny, blue-sky days along with some of the best powder in the world. Copper is one of Summit County's largest ski areas with over 2,400 ski able acres and averages 280 of snowfall during our ski season. Copper has something for all ages and abilities. Our naturally divided terrain starts out with gentle, sloping runs on the west, and gets progressively steeper as you head east. And we have got several wide-open bowls for advanced skiers and riders. Copper also has one of the best terrain parks and pipes in Colorado. Copper Mountain vacations are filled with plenty of rip time on the mountain, followed by a relaxing or rocking night in The Village - the choice is yours. We have got a new village featuring plenty of incredible lodging options, shops, restaurants, bars and family activities. All of our lodging is just steps away from the mountain and gives you access to the Copper Mountain Athletic Club, featuring a 25-yard pool, weight room, cardio equipment, hot tubs, saunas and steam rooms. Come to Copper Mountain Ski Resort for your ultimate Colorado vacation.