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06/27/2018 Sarah Environment Fall activities Kid's Activities Local Info Lodging Town of Winter Park Winter Park Summer activities Winter Park Vacations

FIRST SNOW OF 2015!!

It’s finally arrived! To celebrate, here’s a lovely song to listen to while you watch the snow fall with us! Just think, you’ll be flying down the slopes in no time.   Speaking of flying down the slopes…did you know that we are just six short weeks to Winter Park Resort’s ski season opening day read more

10/04/2015 Sarah Environment Local Info Snow Reports snowfall Winter Park News Winter Park Vacations

El Nino Impact For Colorado Skiing

Who Wants A Monster Ski Season? I do, I do, and with all this talk of El Nino, we might just get one. You can’t have missed the all the talk on the news of the El Nino weather pattern that continues to grow in the Pacific Ocean, and what that cycle might mean for skiers read more

08/29/2015 @w1Nt3rP@r Environment Local Info Snow Reports Winter Park Resort

What to Pack for Your Fall Vacation

So they say, an ounce of cure is worth a pound of prevention, and the best way to pack for your mountain stay is to come prepared. That doesn’t mean you have to pack an insanely full car, either! We’ve compiled a list of must-haves (and must-skips) to make sure you can pack light and read more

08/28/2015 Sarah Environment Fall activities Helpful hints hiking Local Info Our favorites Safety Tips Weather

Winter Park Resort First Snow Contest 2013

First Measurable Snow in Winter Park, CO It is that time of year again when we can start looking forward to white fluffy snow being on the ground her in Winter Park.  That also means it os time for the fifth annual “guess the day of the first measurable snow at Winter Park Resort”. There read more

09/09/2013 Sarah Environment snowfall

Early Snow at Winter Park/Mary Jane Resorts?

September Snow for Winter Park The picture to the left was a snow storm last September 21, 2009.  Are we in for an earlier storm this year?  The forecast is looking like storms are lining up to dump a bunch of white fluffy very early this year. Here is what snowforecast.com is saying about this read more

09/04/2010 Sarah Environment Snow Reports

Fall Colors in Winter Park Colorado

Changing of the Colors Winter Park, CO Every summer comes to this in Winter Park.  It always seems to come to early and without warning. driving under the Rocky Mountain peaks and you notice an aspen that is starting to turn from green to yellow.  Well, it is here in Winter Park this year.  The read more

08/23/2010 Sarah Environment Fall activities Mountain Biking

Mountian Pine Beetle Effects on Winter Park Resort Skiing

Winter Park Mountain Pine Beetle Did you hear the one about the tourist who wanted to know where he could get one of those pretty red pine trees to take back home? If you haven’t heard it, you don’t live in Colorado. Mountain Pine Beetle here in Winter Park, Colorado is no laughing matter.  The read more

01/03/2010 Sarah Environment Skiing & Snowboarding

Grand Adventures in Winter Park has new snowmobiles!

Grand Adventures, our local go-to for snowmobiling in Winter Park, has purchased brand new fleets of snowmobiles for the winter season! The new snowmobiles are 2 seater Yamaha Venture Lites (for guided tours) and 1 seater Yamaha Phazers (for unguided tours). Here are the specs, with translation for those of you who aren’t professionals: Fourstroke: read more

11/22/2009 Sarah Environment Helpful hints Kid's Activities Our favorites snowmobiling Wildlife Winter Park News

Winter Park Colorado Snow Forecast|El Niño Packs A Wallop For 2010

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration released an article on July 9th, stating that they “expect this El Niño to continue developing during the next several months, with further strengthening possible. The event is expected to last through winter 2009-10.”    So what in the world does that mean for us? Since the Colorado Rockies have read more

08/05/2009 Sarah Environment Snow Reports