Colorado Ski Resorts Comparison

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  Arapahoe Basin Aspen Highlands Aspen Mountain Beaver Creek Breckenridge Buttermilk Copper Mountain Crested Butte Durango Eldora Hesperus Howelsen Hill Kendall Mountain Keystone Loveland Monarch Powderhorn Silverton Ski Cooper Ski Grandby Ranch Snowmass Steamboat Sunlight Telluride Vail Winter Park Wolf Creek
  Arapahoe Basin Aspen Highlands Aspen Mountain Beaver Creek Breckenridge Buttermilk Copper Mountain Crested Butte Durango Mountain Eldora Hesperus Howelsen Hill Kendall Mountain Keystone Loveland Monarch Mountain Powderhorn Silverton Mountain Ski Cooper Ski Granby Ranch Snowmass Steamboat Sunlight Mountain Telluride Vail Winter Park Wolf Creek
Year Established 1946 1958 1947 1980 1961 1958 1971 1962 1965 1962 1962 1915 1961 1970 1937 1939 1966 2002 1941 1982 1967 1963 1966 1972 1962 1940 1939
Hours of Operation 8:30am-4:00pm 9:00am-3:30pm 9:00am-3:30pm 8:30am- 4:00pm 8:30am-4:00pm 9:00am-3:30pm 9:00pm-4:00pm 9:00am- 4:00pm 9:00 am-4:00pm 9:00am-4:00pm 4:00pm-9:00pm Weekends: 9:00am-4:00pm Tues-1pm-6pm, Wed-1pm-8pm, Thur-3:45pm-8pm, Fri-10am-6pm, Sat & Sun-10am-4pm Fri-Sun 11am-4pm 8:30am-4:00pm 9:00am-4:00pm 9:00am-4:00pm 9:00am-4:00pm 9:00am-4:00pm  9:00am-4:00pm 9:00am-4:00pm 8:00am-3:30pm 8:30am-4:30pm 9:00am-4:00pm 9:00am-4:00pm 8:30am-4:00pm 9:00am-4:00pm 8:30am-4:00pm
Skiable Acres 960 1,028 675 1,832 2,908 465 2,465 1,547 1,360 680 80 50 35 3,148 1,800 800 1,600 1,819 400 406 3,332 2,965 470 2,000 5,289 3,081 1,600
Annual Snowfall (in) 350" 300" 300" 325" 300" 200" 282" 300" 260" 300" 150" 150" 200" 235" 422" 350" 250" 400" 250" 220" 300" 349" 250" 309" 366" 348" 465"
Snowmaking? yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes yes no yes no yes yes no yes mo no no yes yes yes no yes yes yes
Snowmaking Acres 125 110 210 680 600 108 380 297 250 500 0 25 0 662 160 0 21 0 0 0 230 375 21 0 461 299 10
Night Skiing No No No No No No No No No Yes Yes No No Yes No No No No No Yes No No No Yes No No No
Base Elevation 10,780 8,040 7,945 8,100 9,600 7,870 9,712 9,375 8,793 9,200 8,100 6,696 9,300 9,280 10,800 10,790 8,220 10,400 10,500 8,202 8,104 6,900 7,885 8,725 8,120 9,000 10,300
Summit Elevation 13,050 11,675 11,212 11,440 12,998 9,900 12,313 12,162 10,822 10,800 8,880 7,136 9,540 12,408 13,010 11,952 9,850 13,487 11,700 9,202 12,510 10,568 9,895 13,150 11,570 10,700 11,904
Vertical Rise (ft) 2,270 3,635 3,267 3,340 3,398 2030 2,601 3,062 2,029 1,600 700 440 240 3,128 2,210 1,162 1,650 1,900 1,200 1,000 4,406 3,668 2,010 4,425 3,450 1,700 1,604
Terrain                                                      
# of Trails 109 118 76 150 187 44 126 121 88 53 13 17 4 135 93 63 63 n/a 26 41 94 165 67 125 193 143 77
Longest Run (mi) 1.5 3.5 3 2.75 3.5 3 1.7 2.6 1.3 3 1 1 n/a 3.5 2 1 1.8 n/a 1.4 1.5 5.3 3 2.5 4.6 4 2 2
Expert Terrain 23% 36% 26% 12% 34% 0% 18% 0% 0% 0% 20% 50% 0% 0% 0% 31% 0% 100% 30% 0% 30% 0% 5% 0% 8% 18% 20%
Advanced Terrain 27% 16% 26% 21% 24% 26% 36% 16% 35% 30% 50% 0% 25% 49% 46% 27% 30% 0% 0% 20% 17% 44% 20% 41% 45% 33% 25%
Intermediate Terrain 30% 30% 48% 43% 31% 39% 25% 57% 45% 50% 20% 30% 25% 32% 41% 28% 50% 0% 40% 50% 47% 42% 55% 36% 29% 21% 35%
Beginner Terrain 10% 18% 0% 19% 11% 35% 21% 27% 20% 20% 30% 20% 50% 19% 13% 14% 20% 0% 30% 30% 6% 14% 20% 23% 18% 28% 20%
Terrain Parks 3 0 0 3 4 2 7 2 5 4 1 1 0 1 1 2 3 0 1 6 3 1 1 3 3 6 0
Lift Information                                                      
Total # of Lifts 8 5 8 17 33 4 22 15 10 11 2 3 1 20 10 8 5 1 4 6 16 18 3 18 31 25 7
Lift Capacity (pph) 10,700 6,500 10,755 34,220 42,880 7500 32,324 23,310 15,050 11,500 n/a 2,057 n/a 37,000 14,293 6,100 4,370 n/a 3,300 6,000 33,058 41,465 4,600 22,386 54,963 40,000 8,480
Gondola 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 2 1 1 0
Six (High Speed) 0 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 2 0
Quad (High Speed) 1 3 1 11 8 3 4 4 1 0 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 7 5 0 7 17 7 0
Quad 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 1 3 1 1 0 0 2 2 1 0 1 1 0 2
Triple 1 2 0 2 1 0 5 2 4 2 0 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 1 1 0 6 1 2 2 4 2
Double (High Speed) 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Double 3 0 3 2 6 1 5 3 3 4 0 1 1 3 2 4 2 1 1 1 0 2 2 2 1 6 1
Conveyor 2 0 0 0 9 0 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 6 1 1 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 2 6 0 1
Surface 0 0 0 0 5 0 7 2 0 3 1 1 0 1 1 2 1 0 2 2 2 2 0 2 3 5 1
Ticket/Pass Prices (2013-14)                                                      
Adult day $82.00 $109.00 $109.00 $119.00 $105.00 $109.00 $112.00 $98.00 $72.00 $79.00 $39.00 $20.00 $20.00 $105.00 $61.00 $65.00 $59.00 $49.00 $47.00 $59.00 $109.00 $119.00 $57.00 $109.00 $119.00 $105.00 $58.00
Semi-Senior day $72.00 n/a n/a $109.00 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a $51.00 n/a $39.00 $44.00 n/a n/a $45.00 n/a n/a n/a n/a
Senior day $25.00 $100.00 $100.00 $109.00 $95.00 $100.00 $62.00 $78.00 $62.00 $42.00 n/a $15.00 $10.00 $95.00 $50.00 $40.00 $32.00 n/a $24.00 $10.00 $100.00 $75.00 Free $96.00 $109.00 $95.00 $31.00
Youth day $67.00 $100.00 $100.00 n/a n/a $100.00 n/a $88.00 $56.00 $45.00 n/a $15.00 $15.00 n/a n/a $40.00 $51.00 n/a n/a n/a $100.00 $98.00 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a
Child day $40.00 $73.00 $73.00 $89.00 $64.00 $73.00 $62.00 $54.00 $43.00 $45.00 $26.00 $8.00 $15.00 $64.00 $27.00 $25.00 $30.00 n/a $27.00 $39.00 $73.00 $71.00 $45.00 $65.00 $89.00 $65.00 $31.00
Child day (5 & under) Free Free Free $89.00 $64.00 Free Free Free $43.00 $10.00 $26.00 $8.00 Free $64.00 Free Free $15.00 n/a Free Free Free Free Free $65.00 n/a Free $6.00
Adult pass $289.00 $2,000.00 $2,000.00 $726.00 $569.00 $2,000.00 $389.00 $899.00 $929.00 $469.00 $390.00 $205.00 $175.00 $569.00 $379.00 $529.00 $529.00 $599.00 $329.00 $349.00 $2,000.00 $1,309.00 $510.00 $1,950.00 $729.00 $529.00 $786.00
Youth pass $199.00 $900.00 $900.00 n/a $429.00 $900.00 $309.00 $399.00 $499.00 $339.00 $200.00 $110.00 n/a $429.00 $269.00 $319.00 $399.00 n/a $159.00 $349.00 $900.00 $739.00 $400.00 $625.00

n/a

$389.00 $485.00
Child pass $139.00 $580.00 $580.00 $379.00 $289.00 $580.00 $219.00 $249.00 $369.00 $239.00 $200.00 $65.00 $125.00 $289.00 $169.00 $159.00 $260.00 n/a $159.00 $139.00 $580.00 $519.00 $300.00 $475.00 $379.00 $279.00 $338.00
Senior pass $75.00 $1,750.00 $1,750.00 n/a n/a $1,750.00 $259.00 $474.00 $609.00 $299.00 $200.00 $110.00 $125.00 n/a $89.00 $359.00 $439.00 n/a $129.00 $249.00 $1,750.00 $649.00 $400.00 $1,350.00 n/a $379.00 $338.00
Contact Information                                                      
Physical Address 28194 U.S. 6
Keystone, CO 80435
520 E. Durant Avenue
Aspen, CO, 81611
601 E. Dean St.
Aspen, CO, 81611
26 Avondale Lane
Avon, CO 81620
1599C Summit County Road #3
Breckenridge, CO 80424
38700 Colorado 82
Aspen, CO, 81611
209 Ten Mile Circle
Copper Mountain, CO 80443
12 Snowmass Rd
Crested Butte, CO, 81225
1 Skier Pl
Durango, CO 81301
2861 Eldora Ski Road #140
Nederland, CO 80466
P.O Box 167
Hesperus, CO 81326
845 Howelsen Parkway
Steamboat Springs, CO 80477
1 Kendall Place
Silverton, CO 81433
100 Dercum Dr
Keystone, CO, 80435
Exit 216 Interstate 70
Georgetown, CO 80444
23715 W. Highway 50
Monarch, CO, 81227
48338 Powderhorn Rd.
Mesa, CO 81643
6226 County Road 110
Silverton, CO 81433
Top of Tennessee Pass, Hwy 24
Leadville, Colorado 80461
1000 Village Road
Granby, CO 80446
38700 Colorado 82
Aspen, CO 81612
2305 Mt. Werner Circle
Steamboat Springs, CO 80487
10901 County Road 117
Glenwood Springs, CO 81601
565 Mountain Village Boulevard
Telluride, CO 81435
1000 S. Frontage Road
Vail, CO 81657
85 Parsenn Road
Winter Park, CO 80482
Wolf Creek Pass Hwy 160 E
Pagosa Springs, CO 81147
Mailing Address P.O. Box 5808
Dillon, Colorado 80435
P.O. Box 1248
Aspen, CO 81612
P.O. Box 1248
Aspen, CO 81612
P.O.Box 7
Vail, CO 81658
P.O Box 1058
Breckenridge, CO 80424
P.O Box 1248
Aspen, CO 81612
P.O Box 3001
Copper Mountain, CO 80443
P.O Box A, 500 Gothic Road
Crested Butte, CO, 81225
327 South Camino del Rio
Durango, CO 81303
P.O Box 1697
Nederland, CO 80466
P.O Box 167
Hesperus, CO 81326
845 Howelsen Parkway
Steamboat Springs, CO 80477
1 Kendall Place
Silverton, CO 81433
PO Box 38
Keystone, CO 80435
PO box 899
Georgetown, CO 80444
#1 Powder Place
Monarch, CO 81227
48338 Powderhorn Rd.
Mesa, CO 81643
P.O Box 856
Silverton, CO 81433
P.O Box 896
Leadville, CO 80461
1000 Village Road
Granby, CO 80446
P.O. Box 1248
Aspen, CO 81612
2305 Mt. Werner Circle
Steamboat Springs, CO 80487
10901 County Road 117
Glenwood Springs, CO 81601
565 Mountain Village Boulevard
Telluride, CO 81435
P.O Box 7
Vail, CO 81658
PO Box 36
Winter Park, Colorado 80482
PO Box 2800
Pagosa Springs, CO 81147
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