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 in / 635 cm
Base Elevation:
8,200 ft / 2,499 m
Summit Elevation:
9,850 ft / 3,002 m
Hours of Operation
Monday - Sunday: 9:00 am-4:00 pm
West End Lift will operate Thursdays-Sundays
Season Dates:
Skiable Area:
1,600 acres / 647 hectares
# of trails:
42 acres / 17 hectares
Terrain Parks

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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