Colorado Ski Country Welcomes Two Feet of Snow

Submitted by CSCUSA Staff on Tue, 02/13/2018 - 12:16
20180213 CBMR Taylor Ahearn (3) 20180212 Telluride Ryan Bonneau 2 20180213 Purgatory ScottSmith (2)
20180213 Steamboat LarryPierce (1) 20180212 AspenSnowmass JordanCuret (12) 20180213 SilvertonMountain (1)

Photo Credit Top Row (L-R): Taylor Ahearn, Crested Butte; Ryan Bonneau, Telluride Ski Resort; Scott Smith, Purgatory Resort
Bottom Row: Larry Pierce, Steamboat Resort; Jordan Curet, Aspen Snowmass; Silverton Mountain

Click here for high res photos from across Colorado: bit.ly/SnowPhotos2-13

Up to two feet of snow has fallen on Colorado Ski Country USA (CSCUSA) member resorts, with more snow expected to fall in Colorado’s high-country heading into President’s Day weekend.

The Southwest region of Colorado received the highest snow totals with Silverton Mountain collecting 24 inches of snow in 48 hours. Wolf Creek Ski Area saw 22 inches of fresh snowfall, while Purgatory Resort welcomed 15 inches of powder on the slopes in 48 hours. Hesperus Ski Area, with 13 inches of fresh snow from this storm, will open for the season tomorrow, February 14.

A foot of new snow fell at Aspen Snowmass over 48 hours, while Telluride Ski Resort received 10 inches of snow over the last two days.

Steamboat Resort and Sunlight Mountain Resort each welcomed 9 inches of fresh powder, while Powderhorn Resort recorded 7 inches and Crested Butte came in with 6 inches over 48 hours.

All ski areas in Colorado received snow over the past two days and weather forecasts are calling for more snow before the holiday weekend and through February.

Links to resort webcams:

Arapahoe Basin http://bit.ly/1GNjD7l

Aspen Highlands http://bit.ly/2fMbDYj

Aspen Mountain http://bit.ly/1GiRPHE

Buttermilk http://bit.ly/2fol9R2

Cooper http://bit.ly/2g3Vs9H

Copper Mountain http://bit.ly/2fD7iZX

Crested Butte Mountain Resort http://bit.ly/2fMdnB2

Eldora Mountain Resort http://bit.ly/2zlpt09

Granby Ranch http://bit.ly/2gnuLQa

Loveland Ski Area http://bit.ly/2g3WF0E

Monarch Mountain http://bit.ly/2g5iGwn

Powderhorn http://bit.ly/1LMoa5T

Purgatory Resort http://bit.ly/2fMfsg6

Snowmass http://bit.ly/1P4XOSK

Steamboat http://bit.ly/2g3IY3Z

Sunlight Mountain Resort http://bit.ly/2fMemkP

Telluride Ski Resort http://bit.ly/2eNN5RX

Winter Park Resort http://bit.ly/2g3DTsF

Wolf Creek Ski Area http://bit.ly/2zo5xd2

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