Amtrak “Winter Park Express” returns for 2016-17 season
Culture / Skiing/Snowboarding

Amtrak “Winter Park Express” returns for 2016-17 season

Weekend service from Denver to Winter Park January through March; Tickets go on sale August 30 on Amtrak.com WINTER PARK Weekend passenger train service from Denver Union Station to the slopes of Winter Park is back, with Amtrak, Winter Park Resort and Union Pacific Railroad having reached agreement to operate Winter Park Express trains from … Continue reading

COVER: Regional ski resorts start season with latest upgrades
Cover Story / Skiing/Snowboarding

COVER: Regional ski resorts start season with latest upgrades

By Jeffrey V. Smith FRONT RANGE Colorado’s deep powder-like snow, wide variety of terrain, abundant sunshine, numerous resorts and unmatched scenery make skiing and snowboarding here unlike anywhere in the world. It is understandable why the state—which offers more area to ski and snowboard than Utah, Vermont and New York—has been America’s top choice for … Continue reading

Winter Park Resort’s 75th Season culminates with Springtopia
Skiing/Snowboarding / Summit County/Grand County

Winter Park Resort’s 75th Season culminates with Springtopia

WINTER PARK, Colo. – Winter Park Resort’s successful 75th anniversary season will come to a fitting close on April 25-26 with its annual Springtopia celebration, two full days of revelry that include a free concert by The Wallflowers on Saturday and the venerable Coca-Cola Spring Splash on Sunday. The Wallflowers, a critically-acclaimed, Grammy award winning … Continue reading

Winter Park fundraiser benefits American Cancer Society, Cavett Kids Foundation
Skiing/Snowboarding

Winter Park fundraiser benefits American Cancer Society, Cavett Kids Foundation

WINTER PARK, Colo. – For the fifth straight season, Winter Park Resort Professional Ski Patrol is teaming up with the American Cancer Society and Cavett Kids to fight cancer in the TJV Ski Down Against Cancer this Saturday, March 21. Having grown exponentially each season, this year the event promises to be bigger and better … Continue reading