Mesa, CO (PressExposure) October 10, 2008 -- Powderhorn Resortâs President, Steve Bailey recently announced that the resort has invested in significant expansions and improvements for the 2008/09 ski season.
âOur commitment to sending guests home with the most memorable and enjoyable experience remains our main focus,â said Bailey. âPowderhorn is committed to building a reputation for a fun and friendly atmosphere that families love. We believe the new runs and Magic Carpet lift will excite our guests and keep them coming back for more.â
Improvements undertaken at Powderhorn for the 2008/09 Season: -- Two new runs: Hooligan & Bear Claw. Both are located on West End and are black runs for experienced skiers. Each run is approximately 2400' long. -- New 120â long Magic Carpet beginner lift -- Updated terrain park with new hard and soft features. -- New Trader CafÃ© with coffee, tea, sandwiches, wraps and snacks. -- Magic 93.1 Learn to Ski/Ride Series program tailored for those that have never skied/snowboarded before. Participants receive a season pass upon completion of the program. -- Increased rental inventory including skis, snowboards, telemark and cross-country equipment. -- New special events including The Great Mascot Race -- Buddy, Burger and Beverage: 2 lift tickets, 2 burgers, 2 beverages for $120. Valid Mon-Fri all season.
About Powderhorn Resort Powderhorn Resort ski area opened in 1966 on the northern slopes of Grand Mesa- the worldâs largest and highest flattop mountain with elevations up to 11,000 feet. Four lifts serve 44 runs, with numerous terrain features on 1600 acres. The semi-arid climate ensures plentiful dry powder. The Resort is located just 45 minutes from Grand Junction, CO and less than an hour's drive from the Utah border. For more information about current conditions, event details or special packages, visit our website at [http://www.powderhorn.com].