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Sitzmark Ski Club, Milwaukee  
Type: Ski Trip
Includes:  • Skiing     • Snowboarding     • X­Country     • Sightseeing    
Description:  Copper Mountain, Colorado

Club Contact Dates & Cost
Name: Jeff Dean
Phone: 414-412-2874
eMail: WesternTrips@sitzmark.org

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When: Start: 02/23/2020   End: 02/27/2020
Price: TBD
Number of nights: 4
Seats: Booked 36 / Remaining: 36
Area/Resort Lodging & Transportation
Destination: Copper Mountain
Region: North America - West
Lodging Name: Village Square at Center Village
Lodging Type: • Condo  
Transportation: • Air    • Bus   

Trip includes:

New! Choice of 3 or 4 day lift ticket. Ski 3 full days plus choice to ski half day on arrival or departure depending on flight schedule yet to be released.
Round trip bus transportation from Denver to Vail (2 hours) with food stop
4 nights lodging at the Mountain Plaza or Village Square at Center Village (4 per condo, 2 BR/2BA)
Baggage handling
Amenities include a fully equipped kitchen and fireplace, hot tubs at either building
Welcome reception
Round trip direct flights from Milwaukee to Denver on Southwest Airlines

Nestled in the Ten Mile and Gore wilderness ranges just 75 miles west of Denver, Copper Mountain, a self-contained ski resort, resembles a small village. Copper Mountain is a full service resort that offers everything you could desire in a mountain vacation.

Copper Mountain is in the midst of a multi-year mountain upgrade. To date, they’ve replaced three lifts: Kokomo, American Eagle and American Flyer, and added Koko’s Hut, a modern, new, family-friendly lodge at the top of Kokomo lift on the mountain’s west side.

Copper Mountain plans to unveil a three-person, fixed-grip lift that will take skiers and riders up previously exclusive Tucker Mountain. Expert terrain there so far has been accessed only by snowcat on weather-permitting weekends.Originally, this stunning terrain was only accessible by snowcat services on very weather dependent days. Now, the Tucker Mountain Lift will start at the base near the Blackjack chair and rise up over 1,100 vertical feet and reach near the summit of Tucker Mountain at 12,200 ft. The terrain in the area will be steeper chutes like the Taco Chute and open gladed runs.

If you want to be in the middle of it all, look no further than Center Village. This village contains many of the resort's dining and retail outlets plus the primary location for events. Access to the mountain couldn't be easier with a short 2 - 3 minute walk to the American Eagle and American Flyer lifts.

The American Eagle and American Flyer chairlifts provide easy access to all levels of terrain. The American Eagle is most appropriate for intermediate and advanced skiers. For beginners and intermediates, head to the American Flyer.