How To: Summer Activities

We know you've got lots of questions and concerns before, during and after your trip to Copper as well as Colorado. Follow along this bi-weekly series for insight and insider tips on everything from lodging to tickets to activities and more.

Here are 7 tips to help you make the most of all the summer activities at Copper: 

Mac & Cheese Fest 101

So you’re getting excited for Mac & Cheese Fest at Copper Mountain. You’ve got your tickets, you’ve seen the menu and you’ve got your schedule planned. Well, here are some important tips to keep in mind so you can make the most of it.

 

1. Don’t skip breakfast.

Taking Stargazing to New Heights

by Steph Sweeney

As we slowly made our way up the road full of dirt and rocks, the mountain felt different. It took me a few minutes to recognize some of my favorite trails and I thought ‘huh, who knew all this green grass was here?’ and ‘whoa, that looks way steeper without snow.’ While the winter is tranquil in its own way, there’s something even more peaceful now. I chalk it up to the people - or lack thereof - and all the wildlife we saw along the way.

REI AND COPPER MOUNTAIN INVITE GUESTS TO ADD SOME ADVENTURE TO THEIR SUMMER

SEATTLE—July 9, 2018 -- Explore the Colorado Rocky Mountains and try something new this summer with experiences and classes through REI’s Adventure Station now available at Copper Mountain. From guided stargazing complete with beer and wine to summiting a 13er to sharpening backcountry survival skills, a menu of programs offer unique Colorado experiences throughout the summer months. Highlights for brand-new summer experiences include:

Go Take a Hike

No, really. Get out there! One of the most iconic things you can do in Colorado during the summer is hike. Combine the beautiful weather with incredible views and you’ve got a perfect way to spend a day. Not to mention the great exercise you’ll get. Copper and the surrounding areas offer trails suitable for all ages and skill levels.