- The vertical drop from summit to base is 600 ft. The average difference in altitude between base and summit of Ski Resorts in the USA is 1188 ft. Runs and slopes are therefore relatively short. The highest point of the track is 10650 ft above sea level.
- Season starts on Dec 14 and ends on Mar 14 (91 days). Average season duration in the USA is 111 days.
- During the season (from Dec 14 till Mar 14) the average snow depth at Echo Mountain is 17 ". Snow coverage is usually best during January, offering an average base depth of 17 ". Therefore Echo Mountain is among the 15 ski Resorts with best snow conditions in the USA.
- Echo Mountain features 54 sunny days on average per season. The average for all ski Resorts in the USA is 39 sunny days. January is the sunniest month with an average of 18 sunny days. This makes the ski resort one of the 10 sunniest in Colorado.
The Ski Resort
Echo Mountain is located only 35 miles from Denver so you can leave crowded places behind and enoy best snow within less than an hour! Plus you can safe money: Echo Mountain has been named 2009 Best Ski Deal in Westword. Here you´ll get the cheapest prices in Colorado.
Echo Mountain is a paradise for all those who love to do some tricks. There are new and innovative park features throughout the mountain. Yet, the terrain offers something for everyone no matter what age or ability level. A specialty is the redesigned learner´s area for beginners. Here you can learn how to ski and ride in a calm environement. Skilled staff of the Ski & Ride School will be happy to advise you and soon you´ll be ready to leave the learner´s area! There are several programs to choose from including freestyle lessons. Visit Denver´s backyard ski area and simply have fun!