- The vertical drop from summit to base is 1401 ft. The average difference in altitude between base and summit of Ski Resorts in the USA is 1184 ft. The high point of the ski resort is located at an elevation of 10600 ft.
- Season starts on Nov 15 and ends on Mar 14 (120 days). Average season duration in the USA is 112 days.
- During the season (from Nov 15 till Mar 14) the average snow depth at Eldora Mountain Resort is 39 ". Snow coverage is usually best during February, offering an average base depth of 44 ". Therefore Eldora Mountain Resort is among the 3 ski Resorts with best snow conditions in the USA.
- Eldora Mountain Resort features 70 sunny days on average per season. The average for all ski Resorts in the USA is 50 sunny days. January is the sunniest month with an average of 17 sunny days. This makes the ski resort one of the 15 sunniest in the USA.
The Ski Resort
Eldora Mountain Resort is located only 21 miles from Boulder and 47 miles from Denver. However, easy accesibility is not the only thing that makes Eldora an attractive ski resort. Enjoy over 275 hectares of pure winter fun! Perfectly groomed trails are awaiting you. Aldora offers a wide range of trails that are designed to please skier and snowboarders of all levels of ability. Its longest run is 3 miles long. Those who are really looking for a challenge will love Corona Bowl - a double black diamond run!
However, there is also much space for beginners. Go and get some lessons and enter the world of winter sports fun. Experienced staff will assist you and make your learning experience a pleasant one. Furthermore, there are several programs available such as the Women´s Days, Kid´s Trek, the Friday Afternoon Club and many more.
In addition, there are 40 km (25 miles) of Nordic trails available. Glide through the picturesque landscape with forests and expansive alpine meadows. Trails are open for cross-country skiing, snowshoeing and skate skiing.
Last but not least a terrain park must not be missing. Eldora Mountain Resort even has 4 of them to offer located throughout the area.
Snow Safety & Snowmaking
Infrastructure & Rental
Eldora is only 47 miles from Denver and 21 miles from Boulder.