The place to learn for kids… only 21 miles from Boulder, 45 miles from Denver and 78 miles from Fort Collins, Eldora has abundant acres of skiable terrain for first time alpine skiers and riders to outstanding runs and glades of powder for enthusiasts and 40 kms of trails for Nordic lovers. Upslope snow storms provide sensational snow, backed up with Colorado’s most comprehensive snowmaking system that covers 100% of alpine skiable terrain on trails. Eldora’s snowsports school is renowned for their youth and adult multi week lesson programs.
Season dates and hours
Nov. 1, 2019– April 2020, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
What family-friendly amenities does your resort offer?
Eldora is a delight for families, enjoy a mountain with naturally divided terrain that makes it easy for families to progress and experience runs that are ideal for their ability level. From the Little Hawk Family Zone to the bowls of Corona and west ridge, Eldora offers a unique alpine experience for families looking to spend the day together.
Adult lift ticket prices?*
Adult Tickets: $129
Child lift ticket prices?
$79 (ages 5-15)
Is there on-site childcare?
What is the starting cost of ski/ride school? Ages?
Ski/Ride School: $199.
Where can families go for deals on lift tickets/lodging or special promotions?
Eldora attends a variety of shows in and around the Denver/Boulder area, please check Eldora.com and their Facebook page for information.
What area (off-mountain) activities for families?
In addition to a fantastic alpine mountain, Eldora has a Nordic Center which has over 40km of trails. Experience XC skiing and snowshoeing through the scenic woods plus enjoy a day of great exercise for the whole family.
Distance from Denver
2861 Eldora Ski Road #140
*Note: Information and prices are subject to change and most resorts offer discounted rates if you purchase online seven days in advance. Many resorts do not publish a set lift ticket price. When compiling our list, we used the date January 12, 2020 as our base to compare prices.