The excitement is growing in Colorado as the countdown to the 2021-22 ski season is just around the corner. Many Colorado ski resorts provide a skier with a fantastic day on the slopes. However, let’s look at some of the best of the best.
Most everyone would put Breckenridge on their list of favorites. Their opening depends on weather and snowfall. If you purchase your lift tickets in advance, you are guaranteed the best prices. Access to Breckenridge and Keystone, known as the Summit Value Pass, is available for the season (some restrictions apply). You can also purchase The Epic Day Pass, ski rentals, and ski packages (https://www.breckenridge.com/plan-your-trip/lift-access/passes.aspx).
Skiing at Vail offers a lot of area with more than three acres per skier. You can also have a wonderful time in the 100 percent natural snow. The Epic Pass provides skiing at all resorts where you love to ski, and holiday access along with six discount tickets. You can also purchase an Epic Local Pass for ages 19 and older. You have access all season long although holidays are excluded, you also receive six discount tickets. The Epic Day Pass is for ages 13 and up. It is suitable for one to seven full days, but it excludes holiday access (https://www.vail.com/plan-your-trip/lift-access/passes.aspx/).
Skiers embrace the Aspen Mount, the Snowmass, Aspen Highlands, and Buttermilk. They have always been about more than just skiing. The Aspen ski resort ideas contribute to the beautiful community that attracts some of the world’s most passionate athletes, artists, thought-leaders, and other personalities.
The opening date is subject to change and is based on public health and weather conditions. The resort is just a 67-mile drive from Denver, and it provides easy access to 765,000 acres of public land. (https://www.ikonpass.com/en/local-passes/winter-park-resort/season-pass-2020-2021?webSyncID=53252ce8-9bee-530d-22d8-b990e9725080&sessionGUID=2176cc22-a9d5-2223-7642-39bd9b14aedc&_ga=2.202383185.1512082057.1605575246-1197610013.1605575246).
Many people choose these slopes due to their unparalleled mountain terrain, which is excellent for all ages and abilities. They offer season passes for ages 12 to 69, as well as for ages 6-11, and for children five or younger. Beaver Creek also offers special rates for seniors, students, and military members (http://www.skithebeav.com/c/mountain/ticket-prices/season-passes).
This beautiful resort is the place where kids of all ages discover the magic the mountains have to provide and where grown-ups learn, deep down, they are still kids at heart. One of the great things about this resort is that they provide night skiing. Daytime lift tickets are valid until 9 pm. Or, you can purchase a night ticket from 4:00 pm to closing time. The Epic Local Pass is available for adults ages 19 and over. It provides access throughout the season, although it excludes holiday access. A Keystone Plus Pass for adults ages 13 and up provides access to Keystone and more. It excludes holiday access. The Keystone Crested Butte 4-Pack provides four days of skiing at Keystone and Crested Butte. It is available for ages five and up. It excludes holiday access (https://www.keystoneresort.com/plan-your-trip/lift-access/passes.aspx).
Winter at Steamboat offers a variety of excitement. You can, of course, go skiing. If anyone in your group chooses something different, they can go on a sleigh ride, go tubing, or snowmobiling. No matter your choice, you can enjoy Colorado’s beautiful Rocky Mountains (https://www.steamboat.com/plan-your-trip/tickets-and-passes). The Ikon Pass, for adults, allows unlimited skiing at Steamboat. It also provides an endless adventure all season across 43 global destinations. There are no blackout dates. Or, there is the Ikon Base Pass available for adults. It provides you with 41 unique destinations. It is said that Steamboat is an outdoor adventure that meets genuine western friendliness. It is home to Champagne Power snow, and it has produced more winter Olympians than any other town in the United States.
No matter where you choose to ski in the state, your choice will be perfect for a day or two on the slopes. Every ski destination has something unique to offer as the best Colorado ski resorts offer something for everyone.