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Steamboat Resort’s new gondola to reopen Thursday

December 5, 2019

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — Good news, skiers and riders: Steamboat Resort’s gondola is set to reopen Thursday. This comes more than a week after the new, $15 million gondola broke down a day after it opened. A mechanical...



Alterra launches Ikon Pass mobile app

November 30, 2019

Alterra Mountain Company, Winter Park Resort’s parent company, has released a new tool to help skiers and riders keep track of their passes with the Ikon mobile app, which is now available for download. The...



Mary Jane territory to open on Black Friday

November 26, 2019

While frugal shoppers stand in Black Friday lines, skiers and riders can get their first runs of the season in at Winter Park Resort’s Mary Jane territory. The resort announced Tuesday that it would open...







1st cabin placed on new gondola at Steamboat Resort

October 13, 2019

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — A plastic-wrapped gondola cabin made its maiden voyage down Mount Werner on Thursday, Oct. 10, over a blanket of fresh snow from the previous night.  It was the first of Steamboat Resort’s recently...



Winter Park Express will offer more trips this season

October 10, 2019

This season, skiers and riders from the Front Range will have far more opportunities to take the Winter Park Express Amtrak train to Winter Park Resort. The Winter Park Express will run every Friday, Saturday...


Rocky begins removing hazard trees on Trail Ridge Road

October 1, 2019

Visitors to Rocky Mountain National Park should plan for some traffic delays in the coming weeks as the park’s staff removes hazard trees along Trail Ridge Road. Work to remove the trees began Monday. It...


Winter Park Resort embraces the ‘unlesson’

September 29, 2019

An expansion of Winter Park Resort’s Adventure Concierge program hopes to introduce more people to what makes the resort special. Anyone can enjoy a day of skiing and riding at Winter Park Resort, but many...


A-Basin pumps up Ikon Pass

August 8, 2019

Every ski season, the Front Range flocks to Winter Park Resort, thanks to its vast array of terrain, authentic atmosphere and the chance to avoid the dreaded Eisenhower Tunnel on Interstate 70. With the Aug....