High altitude skiing amidst the unique Colorado culture Winter Park offers some of the best skiing in the States and at great value too. It’s one of the biggest resorts in Colorado with a great range of slopes from excellent cruisers to some great black bowls. Colorado is known for getting huge snow falls of the lightest powder, and Winter Park is no exception, receiving close to ten metres in an average season! This resort also has one of the shortest transfer times for an American resort, less than a two hour transfer from Denver.
The longest trail – Village Way Trail 4.3 miles 7 km
There is something to do for everyone here. Aside from a variety of gentle slopes, Winter Park has its own dedicated beginner area called Discovery Park, with, adventure trails and first timers race course. Intermediates can head for Vasquez Ridge to enjoy wide open, perfectly groomed cruising runs such as Jabberwocky and Sundance abound. Parsenn Bowl is particularly great with the majority of the bowl terrain designed for intermediates, it’s great for honing powder skills. Experts will revel in the delights of Mary Jane, where they can test their skills on moguls and steeps galore. Another 435 acres of exciting and challenging terrain await them at Vasquez Cirque.
“The School Travel Company Ski were superb from start to finish. Travelling such a long way was always a worry but they put my worries at ease with their quick responses and friendly manner.”
Acres of terrain just waiting to be discovered
Winter Park Piste Map
- Resort Height: 2,743m
- Top Station: 3,676m
- Marked Piste: 3,081 Acres
- No. of Lifts: 25
- Snowmaking: 10%
- Lift Pass Photo: No
- Lift Pass Covers: Winter Park ski area
- Airport Transfer: Denver 1.5 hrs
OUR WINTER PARK ACCOMMODATION:
Snow Mountain Ranch
Snow Mountain Ranch is surrounded by spectacular Rocky Mountain views. Situated on more than 5,000 acres, the ranch has many winter activities including sledding, tubing, ice-skating, snowshoeing, sleigh riding and more. Our groups stay at one of the lodges’ with 47 rooms with a capacity of up to 6 persons per room. Each room has a full bathroom. Facilities include large dining room, meeting spaces and indoor heated swimming pool.
Location: 20 minute shuttle ride to the slopes.