Today, Friday November 20, Eldora will open for the 2015/16 season. Mother nature and our snowmakers delivered perfect conditions for opening day, statedJP Chevalier, marketing and skier services director for Eldora Mountain Resort. The timing of snowstorms, backed up with brisk rocky mountain weather and cold temperature conditions, has enabled Colorados most comprehensive snowmaking system to fire up to optimization.
More than 50 percent of Eldoras slopes will be open on Friday, with quality, dry, packed powder. The resort is predicting itwill be the best opening in years.
Challenge, EZ, Little Hawk, and Sun Kid ski lifts are scheduled to run from 9:00am to 4:00pm on Friday to give skiers and boarders fantastic top to bottom riding down Challenge Mountain and within the Little Hawk Family Zone.
Over opening weekend, Eldora may add Sundance and Caribou ski lifts.
Eldora operations will continue to assess conditions and attempt to open more terrain and lifts throughout Thanksgiving week notedChevalier.
Nordic Center skiing will also open Fridaywith 8km of trails for XC skiers and snowshoers.
Ski Area operations are from 9:00am to 4:00pm daily and early season ticket pricing will apply and are subject to change.