Social Summit: Opening day at Copper Mountain Resort |

Social Summit: Opening day at Copper Mountain Resort

From left, Will from Milwaukee, Pete and Paul from Frisco, and Peter from Milwaukee stand in line on Copper Mountain Resort's opening day.
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Winter is officially underway at Copper Mountain Resort as 93-year-old longtime local Frank Walter started up the American Eagle chairlift at 9 a.m. on Wednesday. Skiers and riders were greeted with 7 inches of fresh powder on trails Rhapsody and Main Vein. Easy Rider beginner learning area and Eagle Jib Park are expected to open by Saturday, Nov. 14.

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