Powderhorn Mountain Resort

Powderhorn sits on the edge of the Grand Mesa, the world's largest flat-topped mountain. The valleys, cliffs, mesas and canyons of western Colorado provide views unlike any other. With the installation of our new high speed quad, the Flat Top Flyer, enjoy double the skiing of our 1,600 acres. The area enjoys a reputation for outstanding tree skiing and diverse terrain. Colorado's wine country and legendary bike trails are just 45 minutes away offering some variety of your winter adventure.


Annual Snowfall
250.0 inches/635 cm
1600 acres
Base Elevation
8200 feet/2493 meters
Summit Elevation
9850 feet/2995 meters
Hours of Operation
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Season Dates
December 2015—April 2016
48338 Powderhorn Road
Mesa, CO, 81643
Main Phone Number
Lodging/Central Reservations
Closest Airport
Grand Junction Regional Airport GJT
Miles from Denver

Best Known For

Powderhorn sits 4,000 feet above the valley floor on the Grand Mesa, the largest flat-topped mountain in the world. The glade skiing is quickly gaining a reputation as some of the best in the state. Spring snowfall provides waist deep powder and with uncrowded slopes, fresh tracks can been found all day.

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Enjoy double the skiing with a 2015-16 Powderhorn season pass, with our new Flat Top Flyer high speed quad! You'll enjoy the comfort and speed of the new lift, but also take advantage of up to $50 off a season pass and 30 additional free days at partner resorts! You can't beat the price of a Powderhorn season pass! Learn to Ski or Ride Series-three full days of lift tickets, lessons and rentals for $169! Team Yeti Christmas Camp for Kids! $149 and it includes awards and registration for the New Year's Eve Torchlight Parade and Fireworks!

Get 2015/16 Season Pass now.

Featured Deal

$169 Learn to Ski or Ride Program

Learn to ski or ride at the most affordable price ever! You'll enjoy three full days of lift tickets, lessons and rentals. We guarantee you'll be able to ski down EZ Rider by your third day. After graduation, receive your graduate card and enjoy 50% off lift tickets, rentals and lessons for the remainder of the season. Our experienced instructors will guide you in learning the art of skiing or snowboarding. This lifelong sport promises many years of memory and fun for you, your family and friends! Give it as a gift, or finally take the plunge! For ages 7 and up for snowboarding, 5 and up for skiing! For first-timers only.