Spring Snowstorm Brings Up to 10 Inches to Colorado Ski Resorts

Submitted by CSCUSA Staff on Fri, 03/16/2018 - 12:38
20180316 Purgatory ScottDWSmith 20180316 WolfCreek RyanScavo 20180316 Powderhorn
20180316 Loveland DustinSchaefer 1 20180316 CBMR TaylorAhearn 20180316 AspenMountain JesseHoffman

Photo Credit Top Row (L-R): Scott DW Smith, Purgatory Resort; Ryan Scavo, Wolf Creek Ski Area; Powderhorn Resort
Bottom: Dustin Schaefer, Loveland Ski Area; Taylor Ahearn, Crested Butte Mountain Resort; Jesse Hoffman, Aspen Snowmass

Click here for additional high res photos from across Colorado: bit.ly/ColoradoSnow3-16.

A spring snowstorm has arrived in Colorado, bringing up to 10 inches of powder to Colorado Ski Country USA (CSCUSA) member ski areas. More snow is expected to fall throughout the weekend and a stormy pattern is forecast through the rest of March.

Winter Park Resort and Wolf Creek Ski Area each received 10 inches of fresh snow in the last 48 hours, leading the state’s snow totals. Purgatory Resort, Silverton Mountain, Powderhorn Resort and Telluride Ski Resort each collected 8 inches of powder in the last two days.

Skiers and riders at Loveland Ski Area enjoyed 7 inches of snow, while Aspen Snowmass and Crested Butte Mountain Resort each saw half a foot of snowfall with 6 inches on the snow stake in 48 hours. Elsewhere, 5 inches of snow fell at Granby Ranch, while Eldora, Kendall Mountain and Monarch Ski Area each welcomed 4 inches of fresh snow.

Ski areas across the state saw snowfall from this storm and more snow is expected this weekend.

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/2EWCTCR

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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