Downhill Skiing & Snowboarding
Powderhorn Mountain Resort
Welcome to Powderhorn, Western Colorado's fun, friendly ski area. We're located 35 miles southeast of Grand Junction. You'll find runs you love for any skiing or boarding level -- from cruisin' on wide, gentle slopes to challenging trees and bumps. You won't find long lift lines or expensive lift tickets, either.
Wait until you ski our legendary Colorado powder -- we average over 250 inches a year! Even our mountain layout, which feeds into a central base area, is family-friendly.
Come Discover Your Mountain Fun at Powderhorn!
General Skiing Information
Season Opening Date: December 15, 2017
Season Closing Date: March 25, 2018
Vertical Rise: 1,650 ft.
Terrain: 1,600 acres
Number of Trails: 42
Longest Run: 1.8 miles (Tenderfoot/Lower Dude)
- Beginner - 20%
- Intermediate - 50%
- Advanced - 30%
Terrain Parks: 2 (EZ & Peace)
Annual Snowfall: 250 inches
Lifts: 5 Total (1 High-Speed Quad, 2 Doubles, 1 Surface & 1 Magic Carpet)
Base Elevation: 8,200 ft.
Summit Elevation: 9,850 ft.
Map Location: Northwest I-5
Location: 35 miles southeast of Grand Junction.
More Activities & Information
Grand Mesa Area, Colorado includes: Austin, Cedaredge, Collbran, Eckert, Mesa