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Where to Ski & Snowboard in Colorado

Colorado’s Rocky Mountains not only offer one of the longest ski seasons in the nation, but also an incredible annual average snowfall as high as 300 inches in some areas. But, knowing where to travel on your ski trip to Colorado isn’t easy.

So, we’ve done the hard work for you. With 28 ski resorts to choose from, these are the destinations you need to visit on your ski and snowboard trip to Colorado.

Most Popular Ski & Snowboard Resorts in Colorado

Vail Ski Resort

Vail Ski Resort

Highly regarded as the crown jewel of ski resorts in Colorado, Vail Ski Resort offers 5,289 skiable acres featuring a variety of terrain, 31 lifts, and three terrain parks. The resort also features a European-inspired style in addition to dozens of boutiques, restaurants, and bars to explore off the slopes.

Aspen Snowmass

Aspen Snowmass

A close rival to Vail in terms of size is Aspen Snowmass. The area itself consists of four different mountains that combine for a total of 5,517 acres: Aspen Highlands, Aspen Mountain, Buttermilk, and Snowmass. The area also includes some pedestrian-only streets for upscale dining and shopping along with a charming downtown area with lodging and nightlife options to complete your stay.

Telluride Ski Resort

Telluride Ski Resort

Nestled in the San Juan Mountains, Telluride Ski Resort features a large mix of ski trails so everyone in your group will be comfortable on the slopes. With easy access into town, guests of the resort can enjoy the quaint boutiques and cafes that line Main Street after a long day of skiing.

Breckenridge Ski Resort

Breckenridge Ski Resort

Breckenridge Ski Resort has long been a winter sports mecca for skiers and snowboarders across the globe. We can thank its initial settlement to hopeful miners, but the historic town now boasts incredible snow along with a variety of shopping, dining, and lodging options to suit the budget of any traveler.

Winter Park Ski Resort

Winter Park Ski Resort

Winter Park may not feature the same glamour as Aspen, but it does boast the title of the longest-running ski resort in Colorado. The area features a variety of terrain to accommodate all levels of skill. The resort’s close proximity to Denver also allows for easy access to Denver International Airport and all that the downtown area has to offer.

Frequently Asked Questions about Skiing in Colorado

Are ski resorts in Colorado open?

Yes! Some ski resorts in Colorado are open and ready to welcome you. Others remain closed with the intent to reopen soon. Please be advised that some locations have suspended indoor activities. We recommend contacting your intended destination to remain informed of any mandates or COVID-related regulations. For added safety, ship your skis, snowboard, and snow boots directly to the slopes with our no-contact pickups and deliveries.

Where are ski resorts in Colorado?

While Colorado boasts ski resorts across the state, the majority of resorts are located in the western half of the state along the Rocky Mountains.

How to ship skis on your ski trip to Colorado?

Tired of dragging your skis and snowboard through the airport? We understand. Simply pack up your skis, attach your provided shipping label, and Ship Skis will collect your skis from your home, business, resort, or lodge. Arrive at your destination to find your skis and snowboard waiting! Ship Skis will send your skis back home at the end of your ski trip to Colorado, too.

Why ship your skis on your ski trip to Colorado?

We know you love skiing and snowboarding at venues all over the globe. That’s why Ship Skis is dedicated to ensuring your skis and snowboard arrive safely and on-time on your ski trip to Colorado. With an on-time guarantee, complimentary insurance on every shipment, and access to real-time tracking 24/7, Ship Skis is the best way to ship your skis and snowboard on your ski trip to Colorado.

How much does it cost to ship skis on a ski trip to Colorado?

You can ship your skis and snowboard within the continental U.S. for as little as $49.99 for a small ski or snowboard bag (under 25 lbs.) Pricing may increase and transit times will vary depending on the exact location that you are shipping from/to and your selected service level. International shipping may also increase prices.

Customer Support

As a company of active skiers, we have experienced the hassles of traveling with your gear and understand how important these items are to you. Our team is available 7 days a week ready to help answer any questions or concerns you may have.

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