Fun February at Cooper!

We’re excited to announce some incredible weekday deals during “Fun February” at Cooper! On Men’s Mondays (excluding 2/20), gents enjoy a free beer & appetizer at Katie’s with the purchase of a full priced daily lift ticket. Men can sign up for a 2 hour group lesson for only $40. On 2Fer Tuesdays, bring a friend and get two lift […]

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5 Top Reasons to Enjoy Cooper Solo, or Grab a Few Buddies for Day on the Slopes

We know, we know… you’ve heard that Cooper’s just a family destination. And there’s no doubt that Cooper is Colorado’s most family-friendly area. But we’re so much more than just a family mountain. Cooper has everything you need to get away for a day or two, and enjoy some amazing solo runs, or catch a break from the daily grind […]

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A Night in the Life of a Snowcat Operator

By Patrick Torsell, Cooper Director of Marketing, IT, & Slope Maintenance For most people, a day at the ski resort ends around 4:00PM. But for a few twilight warriors, the day is just beginning. If you’ve ever wondered what it’s like to be a groomer, here’s your chance to get a sneak-peek into a “Night in the Life of a […]

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Cooper Joins 12 Ski Resorts in the “Freedom Pass”

In addition to Cooper’s existing pass partners (Monarch, CO, Purgatory, CO, Powderhorn, CO, Powder Mountain, UT, Red River, NM, Angel Fire, NM, Arizona Snowbowl, AZ, Blackjack, MI, Indianhead, MI, Crystal Mountain, MI, Nordic Mountain, WI, Little Switzerland, WI), we’re pleased to announce: The Freedom Pass Is Now Free The Pass Unites Thirteen Ski and Snowboard Areas From Alaska to Maine LEADVILLE, CO. (Sept. 27, 2016) Big changes are in store for […]

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7 Reasons To Visit Cooper This Season

We know skiers have tons of amazing ski resorts to choose from, especially here in Colorado Ski Country USA. But Cooper is a special place all of its own, and we’ve picked out 7 reasons that Cooper should be on your list this ski season. Here they are, in no particular order: No Crowds Most skiers have just gotten used to […]

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A Big End-Of-Season Shout-Out to the Cooper Staff Family

Everyone loves the great snow at Cooper, the uncrowded slopes, the amazing prices, the oldschool vibe. But if there’s one thing that truly sets Cooper apart from all of the other areas, it’s our Staff Family. These people make Cooper what it is, and they all deserve a huge thanks and congratulations for a remarkable 2015-16 ski season! So I […]

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Welcome to Spring Break 2016!

8 March, 2016 Greetings Cooper Family! Spring Break time is here, and we want to welcome you all to Cooper! Here are a few personal notes to you from some of our departmental managers to kick off your amazing ski vacation: RENTAL SHOP This is John from the Cooper Rental Shop. If you are on your way to Cooper for […]

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Early Opening Notes

We’re so excited for our early opening on 11/27! The mountain is looking great, and we’re all ready to get out on our boards and have some fun! With that in mind, here are a few important notes to help you enjoy our early opening: Operating Schedule: OPEN 11/27,28,29 | CLOSED MIDWEEK | OPEN 12/5,6 | CLOSED MIDWEEK | OPEN […]

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Cooper Newsletter, 10/2/15

Below is the newsletter sent out to our email subscribers last week. If you’re not already signed up, scroll to the bottom of the website and enter your email address to sign up to receive our newsletters! Our email subscribers are the first to hear about the latest & greatest, and to receive discount offers, notifications, and reminders. Cooper News […]

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Meet the Cooper Family, Episode One: Dan Torsell, President/GM

Meet Dan, Cooper’s President/GM. Find out how Dan went from studying Petroleum Engineering to his nearly 40-year (to date) career in the ski industry! At Cooper, Dan has a lot of responsibility as the “head honcho.” But he doesn’t let that stop him from interacting with guests, and helping his fellow Cooper Family members. You’ll often find him parking cars, greeting guests in the plaza, helping out in the rental shop, flipping burgers, checking tickets, or running around in a snowcat to finish up last minute projects. Dan maintains an open-door policy among the Cooper Family, and is always happy to chat one-on-one with his employees, or guests.