We don't know much about the ski resorts in the Denver area and would welcome any advice regarding travel tips, traffic tips, info on resorts etc.
Sounds like you've got about 5 ski days. Big budget or low budget? Do you want to bounce around or stick to one resort? Stay slopeside in condo or commute from motel a few miles away?
Loveland and Arapahoe Basin would be good "unresort" choices for a low budget commuter. Keystone, Breckenridge, Winter Park, Copper would be good for slopeside or near slopeside stays in a resort environment. All mentioned are within two hours of Denver Airport.
Vail and Beaver Creek are just a few minutes further and provide a more upscale resort experience.
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