Copper Mountain: Dec 30, 2004

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Copper Mountain, CO Dec. 30, 2004 - Skiers and riders at Copper Mountain Resort celebrated the arrival of 2005 a bit early today (12-30) after 10 inches of new snow fell on the resort in the past 24 hours. The snow will allow the resort to open more of its expert terrain within the next few weeks.

Currently 22 lifts serve approximately 1,455 acres of terrain on a mid-mountain base of 44 inches. Copper has received approximately seven feet of snow this season.

Copper is located 75 miles west of Denver in the heart of Colorado's Rocky Mountains. For more information, go to or call (866) 841-2519.