Colorado ski resort opening & closing dates

Thanks to ample early-season snowfall, many top Colorado ski resorts are already open for the 18-19 season. It’s time to start planning—if you haven’t already. Pin down your travel dates and the time of winter you’d like to go on your ski trip using our handy table below, and think snow!

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Snowmass saw 4″ fall overnight and the area has received 20″ the second week of November 2018. | Photo: Jeremy Swanson

When do ski resorts open in Colorado?

Open

Close

Nov 17
Apr 21
Dec 9
Apr 14
Oct 20
Early June
Dec 8
Apr 7
Nov 7
April 21
Nov 17
Apr 14
Nov 16
Apr 21
Nov 22
Apr 8
Nov 7
Apr 8
Nov 21
Apr 14
Nov 22
Apr 7
Nov 14
Apr 14
Nov 14
May 3

Take note that these dates are subject to change depending on the weather.

About Author: Leah Boucher
Originally from the icy trails of New Jersey, I moved West to pursue powder and a career in writing and editing. Now living in Aspen, Colo. and working for Ski.com as Director of SEO + Content, I've been able to combine a litany of skills, passions and interests. You'll find me skiing at Aspen Mountain or Aspen Highlands in the winter and mountain biking at Snowmass in the summer.

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