Snowboarder dies at Eldora. Be careful out there!
Snowboarder hits tree at Eldora, dies
The Denver Post
POSTED: 02/06/2011 09:18:42 PM MST
UPDATED: 02/07/2011 06:32:59 AM MST
A 35-year-old man from Boulder was killed today when he rode his snowboard into a tree at Eldora Mountain Resort near Nederland.
His name was not released pending notifification of family, the Boulder County Sheriff's Department said.
The man was snowboarding with four friends in a closed area within the resort's bounds at about 1:30 p.m. when he was reported to hit a tree, the department said in a statement.
The Boulder Coroner's Office will determine the cause of death.