Wolf Creek Ski Area

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Federal judge hears arguments in Village at Wolf Creek lawsuit

DENVER – The saga of the Village at Wolf Creek entered a new chapter in Denver Wednesday as oral arguments in a pending lawsuit were heard by a federal judge. The controversy spans more than three...

DATE: April 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Court hearing scheduled for Village at Wolf Creek lawsuit

A U.S. District Court judge has requested a court hearing on Wednesday in Denver to hear the arguments regarding the proposed Village at Wolf Creek. In February, all court filings related to a...

DATE: April 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Man dies from injuries suffered at Wolf Creek Ski Area

A 56-year-old Florida man was taken off life support Saturday after suffering injuries from a ski accident last week at Wolf Creek Ski Area, said Owner Davey Pitcher. Michael Black, who owned a...

DATE: March 28, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

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White Christmas brings icy roads, canceled flights

While Durangoans woke up to a postcard Christmas, snowplow crews for the city of Durango, La Plata County and the Colorado Department of Transportation were on the job starting in the early morning...

DATE: Dec. 25, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Wolf Creek opens 7 days a week

Wolf Creek Ski Area received 6 inches from the weekend storm, bringing the all-natural midway to 39 inches. Wolf Creek is now open seven days a week,and this season’s total snowfall is 64 inches....

DATE: Dec. 4, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Wolf Creek to open on Thanksgiving Day

Wolf Creek Ski Area will open Thanksgiving Day after a storm earlier this week dropped 16 inches of snow. The mountain has a 24-inch base, allowing the ski area to open 50 percent of its terrain....

DATE: Nov. 23, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Warm, dry weather makes ski areas sweat

Mother Nature must be slow to wax her skis this year. Unseasonably warm and dry conditions this fall have stalled or muted the start of ski season across Colorado, including Southwest Colorado,...

DATE: Nov. 15, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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‘Village at Wolf Creek’ lawsuit inches forward

A coalition of conservation groups on Thursday submitted an opening brief as part of a lawsuit that aims to stop a land exchange on Wolf Creek Pass that would allow a village with the capacity for...

DATE: Sept. 30, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Wolf Creek Pass closed about 2 hours for truck rollover

Wolf Creek pass was partially closed for about two hours Thursday morning after a semitrailer rolled over near a lookout point on U.S. Highway 160. The highway was completely closed from 9:13 until...

DATE: Sept. 22, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Purgatory reports best season in 17 years

More people hit the slopes at Purgatory and Wolf Creek ski areas this season compared with last, helping to draw more tourism dollars to Southwest Colorado. Purgatory Resort reached a 17-year peak...

DATE: April 27, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

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Afternoon snow flurries hit Durango, region

A northwesterly storm that brought snow flurries to Southwest Colorado on Tuesday was expected to blow out of the region by midnight, giving way to a high-pressure zone that should result in clear...

DATE: Feb. 23, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News