Uphill Access Route 2

Copper Mountain

Salida

Morning uphill access at Copper, heading straight up from Center Village.

Resort Ski Touring Moderate

Distance
2.8 km
Ascent
517 m
Descent
0 m
Low Point
3 km
High Point
3.5 km
Gradient
18˚
Uphill Access Route 2 Map

This is a designated route for skinning in the morning and evening, outside of operating hours. It begins at American Flyer lift in Center Village, and follows groomed runs nearly to the top of that lift. The official route ends, "at the tree island at the Highpoint/Coppertone split," according to Copper's Uphill Access page.

Description

Note Copper Mountain requires uphill users to purchase a pass, and to observe all relevant guidelines and closures throughout the season. More information can be found at the uphill access page linked above.

Difficulty

Moderate

Remoteness

1 out of 4

Close to help in case of emergency.

Best time to visit

January, February, March, April, May, December

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