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Copper Mountain Summer Activities

Published: August 2, 2015

Summer Activities

The warmer months at Copper Mountain are jam-packed with summer activities! Whether spending time staying at Copper or one of the surrounding Summit County areas, make sure to take advantage of everything this mountain town has to offer! Let Real Estate of the Summit help you in planning your summer vacation by reading the information provided below!

Campfire and Fireworks

S’more roasting and fireworks take place every Saturday night in Copper, weather permitting. The Copper Campfire is lit early in the evening and is a great treat for the entire family. Fireworks will begin after dusk at West Lake in Center Village. Don’t miss the show!

Kids’ Night Out

This three hour childcare service program is a great form of entertainment for children and allows parents to enjoy additional Copper summer activities on their own time! Not to mention, the service is completely free but does require a $30 purchase to be made at any commercial outlet in the resort. Save your receipt, the caretakers will ask for documentation upon picking up children. Kid’s Night Out runs Wednesday through Saturday from 5:30 PM – 10:00 PM. Ages range from children that are potty trained to 12 year olds!

Lift and Lunch

For $15 a person, ride the chairlift and enjoy an included lunch on top of the mountain! Meals include one entree, two sides, a drink and dessert. Alcoholic beverages are available for an additional cost. Solitude Grill provides both indoor and outdoor seating with beautiful mountain views. Head off for a hike within the mountains or take the chairlift back down to town at your own leisure! This package is available from 10 AM to 2:30 PM daily!

Copper Creek Golf Course

Surrounded by 10 mile range views is the Copper Creek Golf Course. Open seven days a week, this 18 hole course offers both season passes and daily rates. Resting at 9,700 feet, this is one of the highest golf courses in North America! To purchase a golf pass online, visit

Schedule of Summer Activities

August 15: Warrior Dash

August 18: USA Pro Challenge Rider’s Lounge

August 19: USA Pro Challenge – Stage 3 Start

August 22: Mac and Cheese Fest

August 29: Cider Circus – live music by March Fourth

August 29-30: Genuine Jazz and Wine

September 5-6: Copper Country – Jimmie Vaughan and the Tilt A Whirl Band, Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Three Dog Night, Buckwheat Zydeco, Orleans, Savannah Jack, and The Long Players

September 12: Dirty Girl

September 19: Chili Cook-off; Last Day for Summer Activities!


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