Copper Mountain Resort, Colorado (February, 2003)

In late January we began planning a ski trip (my first ever, Mel's first to Colorado) with our good friends Jason and KariLynn.  The plan was to leave Springfield around 5pm on a Wednesday and drive through the night to arrive in Copper Mountain at about 8am just in time to hit the slopes.

It was a long trip, with little sleep, but we made it fine and after a much needed breakfast at Denny's in Frisco (a few miles from Copper), this was the scene as the first bit of sunlight was bringing the Rockies to life.

To see my map of this area of Summit County, click here.