Ski Cooper, Colorado Skiing

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Ski Cooper

Ski Cooper is one of the best little skiing areas in Colorado Ski Country. It is a off the beaten track resulting in less crowds and moderate prices.

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  • Ski Cooper is a hidden gem in Colorado Ski Country and is a quiet and friendly resort with no lift lines and reasonable prices.
  • Leadville is the nearest town and is well equipped with accommodation and amenities.
  • Cooper Ski Area provides some excellent ski conditions and a friendly, personalized ski school.


Ski Cooper, Colorado provides some of the best skiing and snowboarding in the area and is renowned for being a little off the beaten track and having a laid back atmosphere. It is one of Colorado's hidden treasures and has fewer crowds than other resorts, offering free parking and relatively no lift lines. It is a great resort for families as it provides excellent skiing, an average of 250 inches of snow each year and 400 acres of lift served terrain.


Ski Cooper is located on US Highway 24 between Minturn and Leadville in the scenic San Isabelle National Forest.


Seasons usually run from late November to early April and the mountain is open from 9am to 4pm.

Mountain Services

Cooper Ski Area has one of the friendliest ski schools in Colorado offering classes and rental packages for all skiers, including complete novices. The small classes and experienced instructors ensure personalized attention. The nearby town of Leadville is the most convenient place to lodge during your stay with a wide range of accommodation from luxury hotels to quaint bed and breakfasts. The pretty town also has rental shops, bars, restaurants and shopping.

Contact Info

Call 719-486-2277 or Visit their website.

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