The time between the the end of ski season and the glorious days of summer is springtime in most parts of the country – but to the Rocky Mountains, where the highest peaks have snow well into June, it’s mud season.
Spring in Summit County has arrived, and although some are ready for warm days and summer activities, others lament the end of the ski season. Closing days are upon us but in true mountain-style, the 2016-17 season will go out with a bang.
Spring skiing in Summit County has only just begun for the 2016/2017 season but with it comes sunny days, softer snow and… season passes? That’s right! The best time to purchase a season pass for the upcoming season is right now – and with so many options, it’s sure to be a tough decision.
If the heart of Summit County is the mountains, then the way to it is through Silverthorne and Dillon – literally. Stretching to the South of I-70, Dillon delivers varied and delicious dining experiences alongside Dillon Reservoir.
Offering year round slopeside fun, Keystone is the perfect place for the whole family. From beginner to expert terrain, world-class ski and snowboard instruction, tubing parks and even a castle made entirely of snow, you and your family will be sure to work up an appetite in no time.
Planning a girls weekend away? Then head to Breckenridge for Women’s Ski Week, an entire week dedicated to empowering women and girls on and off the slopes. From February 11th to the 19th, Breckenridge will offer women-specific ski camps, clinics and camaraderie.
With miles of ski runs, tubing tracks and cross-country ski trails, Summit County has plenty of powder to honor – and the annual International Snow Sculpture Championships held in downtown Breckenridge each year celebrates in a very unique way.
Summit County may be known for it’s world-class ski resorts but that’s not all that makes this year round destination family friendly! From tubing and ice skating on the largest outdoor ice rink in the Rockies, to an indoor water park and mountain top cookie shop, Summit County provides fun for all ages!.
Copper Mountain provides some of the best terrain in Summit County – but that’s not all it’s known for! You’ll be able to snack your way across the mountain, take a load off at a local haunt or wine and dine well into the evening at one of Summit County’s favorite resorts.
As the season for snow and ice is upon us, visitors to the mountains are often concerned about winter driving conditions. In an effort to keep drivers safe, the Colorado Department of Transportation offers simple guidelines for your vehicle’s tires – because when it comes to stopping in wintery conditions, nothing is more important than your tires.
We have just lowered the rates for all remaining dates in the 2015-2016 ski season! Closing day is drawing near and this is your chance to catch a few last runs before it's over. Here are the closing dates for each ski area:.
So when is the best time to ski in Colorado? This is a question we get pretty often and truthfully; the answer is “it depends”. But we know that’s not the most helpful answer so we decided to explore the question a bit further.
Ashley Kubiszyn has joined the River Ridge Rentals team as our new Chief Operations Officer. She is overseeing the operations of the company, managing investor relations as well as developing and implementing a new marketing strategy.
When is Breckenridge Ski Resort going to open in 2015?
This is one of the most frequently asked the questions we get from our wonderful clients around this time of the year. Therefore, we decided to post opening and closing dates, tips and insights for our website visitors regarding this subject.