In Colorado, the colors in and around the Rocky Mountains are changing into the reds, yellows and golds of autumn. In few weeks, this scene will be completely different, perhaps covered in a layer of white.
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 Jan. 7 through March 26, 2017.
The round-trips will run on Saturdays and Sundays, with an additional round-trip on Martin Luther King Day and Presidents Day. Winter Park Express trains will enable customers to skip the congestion and stop-and-go ski traffic on I-70 and U.S. 40 while enjoying a comfortable and scenic two hour ride on the historic route through [...]
Powder hounds will be saying “I fly Alaska” this ski and snowboard season when they fly Alaska Airlines to the West’s top ski destinations – and enjoy steep discounts when they get there.
Alaska launches its new seasonal Los Angeles – Gunnison/Crested Butte, Colorado, flights on December 16, adding to the airline’s complement of ski destinations from Southern California that includes Mammoth, Sun Valley [...]