Broadcast rights acquired by Altitude Sports
Altitude, or Altitude Sports and Entertainment is a US based regional sports owned by the Kroenke Sports & Entertainment group. Altitude channel is available via cable and satellite providers and serves the Denver Metropolitan and Colorado region, providing viewers with a combination of live professional, college and high school sports broadcasts.
Altitude is available on DirecTV on Channel 681 Altitude (SD/HD) and on Channel 682 Altitude 2 (SD) and 682-1 Altitude 2 (HD). On DISH, Altitude (SD/HD) is available on Channel 412 and broadcasts in HD.
Altitude was launched in 2004 and is headquartered in Denver and holds broadcast rights for
The Denver Nuggets, Colorado Avalanche, Colorado Mammoth, Colorado Rapids, Colorado Springs Sky Sox, Colorado Eagles as well as college and high school sports.
Altitude HD simulcasts Altitude Sports and Entertainment programming in HD in 1080i. The HD feed is available mainly for the Denver Nuggets and Colorado Avalanche live matches. Live broadcasts of Colorado Rapids MLS games are not available in HD yet.