Beaver Creek opens more terrain Saturday |

Beaver Creek opens more terrain Saturday

Daily staff report
Vail, CO Colorado

BEAVER CREEK, Colorado – Beaver Creek Resort will have all 25 lifts operating and skiers and riders will gain 30 more minutes on the slopes as lifts will open at 8:30 a.m. Saturday. Terrain will also expand to 1,400 acres.

The following lifts will open for the season Saturday:

• Highlands Lift (Chair 2), providing access to beginner terrain.

• Elkhorn Lift (Chair 14), offering uphill access to Bachelor Gulch or the main mountain.

• Arrow Bahn Lift (Chair 17), for uploading and downloading only. Designated trails off the top of the Arrow Bahn Lift will allow access to Bachelor Gulch. Skiers and riders may return to the base of Arrowhead by downloading the lift. Additional terrain will open as conditions permit.

Terrain Park enthusiasts also have two park options including Park 101, an entry-level park that contains small jumps, boxes, rails, and stall features designed for beginner riders and skiers to learn how to ski and ride in a terrain park. Zoom Room is a medium-sized park designed to flow through a variety of different and unique features including boxes, rails, log-slides, stall features, and smaller jumps. Both parks are accessed by riding the Cinch Express Lift (Chair 8).

Broken Arrow Restaurant opens for the season Saturday, serving pizza, soups, salad, burgers and sandwiches inside.

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