Friday, July 22, 2016
Enjoying Summer & Winter Activities at Colorado Skiing Resorts
Did you know that there are over 1800 total trails in Colorado ski country? Since they average
hundreds of inches of snowfall along with approximately 300 days of sunshine per year,
Colorado skiing resorts are one of the most popular destinations for Nordic and Alpine skiers in
the world. From miles of tubing lanes to exceptional tree skiing opportunities, Colorado offers
winter recreational activities for just about all ages and skill levels. Some other winter activities
that you can find include snow shoeing, ice skating, dinner sleigh rides and even snowmobile
tours. In addition to being a mecca for winter activities, many ski resorts also offer a range of
summer activities including hiking, camping, whitewater rafting, mountain biking, golf, music
festivals and zip lining.
If you are wondering what some of the top destinations in Colorado are, then here is a list of
locations where you can find some of the best Colorado skiing resorts:
Aspen, CO - Aspen Mountain has been the epitome of the skiing lifestyle for several decades.
Ajax is famous for a variety of steep runs, bumps, glades and incredible views. When you
finished with the slopes, the town of Aspen is renowned for its variety of great restaurants,
amazing nightlife and shopping opportunities. Talk to a Ski & Snowboard Vacation Specialist
today and choose your start and end dates (Nov-April).
Vail, CO - Home to America’s largest ski resort, Vail Mountain features three distinguished
terrain parks, seven bowls and 5,289 acres of free ride terrain. Visitors can also experience a
variety of exciting activities at Adventure Ridge, Vail's mountaintop activity center.
Beaver Creek, CO - Voted Best Guest Service in the Country by the National Ski Areas
Association for three consecutive years, Colorado's most celebrated resort is beautifully nestled
at the foot of North America's World Cup Mountain, offering 149 trails and 17 lifts including 10 high speed quad chairlifts and 2 gondolas.
Breckenridge, CO - The Beaver Run Resort is one of the finest Colorado skiing resorts that you'll
find in the state. The resort features four immense peaks spanning 2,358 acres with five terrain
parks. Every beginner and intermediate trail is groomed nightly so you can enjoy endless turns
throughout your day. It’s also home to North America’s highest chairlift, the Imperial Express.
Crested Butte, CO - If you are looking for small town charm combined with adventure, then
Crested Butte is known as one of the few remaining true ski towns. It features uncrowded
slopes with fantastic grooming and snow conditions.
Copper Mountain, CO - Commonly referred to as "Colorado's Perfect Ski Mountain,” Copper Mountain is one destination where you can relax while having fun. The ski resort takes pride on the powdery slopes that are suited for all ski levels.
Remember, it’s never too early to choose a tour and begin planning a vacation to one of these
Colorado skiing resorts. Tours de Sport specializes in quality, discount ski vacation packages to
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