How to Raise a Skier: Sharing Your Love of the Sport with your Littles (minus the meltdowns)

by Lisa Blake

Colorado mother of two and family skiing guru, The Brave Ski Mom (a.k.a. Kristen Lummis) has the scoop on raising rippers. She put her boys on skis when they were three years old. Through consistent family ski days, lessons and a team racing program, the skiing seed sprouted into a full-grown love of sliding on snow. Now, as adults ages 20 and 23, her sons show her the way down the mountain.

Copper Mountain Supports Community Non-Profits Through Matched Giving and Lift Ticket Donations

Media Contact:

Taylor Prather

970-968-2318 ext. 38849


COPPER MOUNTAIN, Colo. — Dec. 19, 2019 — In the season of giving, Copper Mountain is proud to support nearly a dozen community-based nonprofit organizations through new partnerships with Lake County Community Fund and the launch of Play Forever Fridays, which kicks off Jan. 10, 2020.

Tips from an expert: finding your best ski boots

by Lisa Blake


Ski boots are tough. Too stiff and your skiing suffers. Too loose and you’ve got blisters. Luckily, boot experts know their stuff and advanced customizations make it simple to find your Cinderella fit.

Here, Surefoot Copper manager Pat Rudolph shares some boot technician insight and spills on why proper fitting ski boots are your best friend on the mountain.


How to Pack for Your Copper Ski Trip:The must-have winter essentials and comforts for your best vacation ever

by Lisa Blake


The biggest thing to remember when prepping and packing for a Copper Mountain winter vacation is: keep it casual. Copper is known for its hometown Colorado mountain vibe and no-fuss, easy breezy attitude.

Here’s how to layer up, prepare for the cold and make sure the whole family has what they need to thrive on the mountain.


Essentials for Everyone

The First Superpipe to Open in North America!

Copper and Woodward Copper have done it again. On November 30, the Main Vein Superpipe opened to the public marking it the first to open in North America for the 2019-20 winter season. 

It is primed and ready to go for both our guests as well as athletes who are set to compete in a variety of competitions coming up this season including the Land Rover U.S. Grand Prix, U.S. Revolution Tour and Dew Tour. See Copper's full event schedule here