Nov. 22-25, 2012 Weekends thru Dec 9, 2012
Open daily for season Dec 14,"12" to April 7, 2013 all ( snow conditions permitting)
Hours - 9am-4pm
2012-13 Lift Tickets
Adult Full Day $46 Child Full Day $26
Adult Half Day $35 Child Half Day $23
Adult two day $81 3 day $122; 4 day $164
Child two day $46; 3 day $69; 4 day $92
2012-2013 Pre-Season Pass Sale
June 1, 2012 - September 29, 2012
Adult (15-59) - $219 - After 10/1 $309
Child(6-14) - $109 - After 10/1 $150
Senior(60-69) - $219 - After 10/1 $226
Senior+(70+) - $135
Family Pass (2 Adult 2 Child) - $772
Children Under 5 - Free
Military Season Passes
(Active and retired Military Personnel only) June 1, 2012 to end of season
Military Adult - $184
Military Child - $89 Purchase online at www.skicooper.com or Ski Cooper business office in Leadville.
How to Get Here and Get Around
Free parking at the base
Denver International Airport
- Distance From Denver - 110 miles from Denver via I-70 and U.S. Highway 91
- Distance from Co. Springs - 135 miles from Colorado Springs via Highway 24
- Distance from Albuquerque - 337 miles via HY 285
- Distance from Phoenix - 752 miles via I-70 East
- Distance From Salt Lake City - 456 miles via I-70 East.
Learn to Ski Packages begin at $60. Kids full-day packages only $80. Adult rental packages are available for just $15 a day.
An exciting and affordable alternative to the hustle and bustle of the big, expensive resorts nearby, such as Breckenridge, Keystone, Vail and Beaver Creek, you'll find our lift lines are short and our runs are long. No competing for parking, lift tickets, ski rentals, or apres ski, just affordable prices and a variety of terrain for kids, teens and adults alike.
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The T Bar in the base lodge or any of the local pubs and restaurants in historic old Leadville.
What the locals Know
Secret stashes of some of the best powder skiing and riding in Colorado.
719.486.2277 / 800.707.6114
Snow Report: 719.486.2277
P.O. Box 896
Leadville, CO 80461
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Ski Cooper offers several options for childrens' lessons designed to get you or your kids to that awesome experience. It's up to you where you want to go. We"ll help you meet your goals, we just want you to enjoy getting there! Check out our Kids programs, Adult programs, Telemark classes, women's clinics, and don't miss the beginning of the big Half Pipe down the line -- our Riding programs. All of Ski Cooper's Ski and Snowboard instructors are Certified Members of the Professional Ski Instructors of American as well as the American Association of Snowboard Instructors. Click on link below
www.skicooper.com/ski-snowboard-lessons Terrain & Mountain Stats
Beginner - 40%
Intermediate - 40%
Advanced/Expert - 20%
Skiable Acres - 400 lift served;
2400 snowcat served.(Chicago Ridge)
Number of Trails - 26
Longest Trail - Trails End - 1.4 miles
Signature Trail - Molly Mayfield
Terrain Parks - 1 terrain park, 7 features
Total Lifts - 3 lifts, 1 magic carpet
Avg Annual Snowfall - 250 inches
Avg Days of Sun per Year - 300 days
Peak - 11,700 ft.
Base - 10,500 ft.
Vertical Rise - 1,200 ft
Full rental shop at the mountain.
Mountain Dining "The T Bar" in the day lodge offers a hearty breakfast and lunch including daily soup specials and freshly baked goodies. At the Tennessee Pass Cookhouse you can dine in a yurt. Reservations at 719.486.1750. On Mountain Activities Book a tour with Chicago Ridge Snowcat Tours located at Ski Cooper. Full day of untouched powder with excellent guides and lunch on the mountain for $275. Reservations: 719.486.2277 or
Now anyone can venture into the vast backcountry of Chicago Ridge and experience the scenic wonders atop the Continental Divide without skis. Our plush Snowcats will take you to an elevation as high as 12,600 feet above sea level on a totally unique two-hour scenic tour. Experience such wonders as the spectacular deep winter views of the two highest peaks in Colorado - Mt. Elbert and Mt. Massive - as well as the entire upper Arkansas Valley from the Continental Divide. This is a special adventure - one that will be long remembered. Bring your cameras! Alternate Day
Cross Country ski or snowshoe out to the Tennessee Pass Cookhouse for a gourmet meal served in a yurt. Reservations: (719) 486- 8114 or