Colorado ski and snowboard season: Opening dates for every resort across the state in 2017

DENVER – Alright, skiers and snowboarders: Your time has come once again to test your skills and show everyone how to dominate the slopes after Friday’s official start of the 2017-2018 ski and snowboard season.

If you already didn’t know, Arapahoe Basin was the first resort to open to the public this year.

But if you haven’t yet waxed those skies and snowboards, don’t worry – you still have time to be among the first to enjoy some powder in Colorado's snow-capped mountains.

Here’s our most current list of when every ski resort in Colorado will be open to the public:

  • Arapahoe Basin – Now open, expected to close in early June 2018
  • Aspen Highlands – December 9, 2017 – April 8, 2018
  • Aspen Mountain – November 23, 2017 – April 15, 2018
  • Beaver Creek – November 22, 2017 – April 15, 2018
  • Breckenridge – November 10, 2017 – April 8, 2018
  • Buttermilk – December 9, 2017 – April 8, 2018
  • Cooper – December 9, 2017 – April 8, 2018
  • Copper Mountain – November 10, 2017 – April 15, 2018
  • Crested Butte – November 23, 2017 – April 8, 2018
  • Echo Mountain – November 21, 2017 – April 15, 2018
  • Eldora – November 17, 2017 – April 8, 2018
  • Granby Ranch – December 15, 2017 –  April 1, 2018
  • Hesperus – December 15, 2017 – April 1, 2018
  • Howelsen Hill – November 25, 2017 – March 11, 2018
  • Keystone – November 10, 2017 – April 8, 2018
  • Loveland – Mid-October 2017 – May 6, 2018
  • Monarch – November 22, 2017 – April 8, 2018
  • Powderhorn – December 15 – March 25, 2018
  • Purgatory – November 18, 2017 – April 15, 2018
  • Silverton – December 28, 2017 – April 8, 2018
  • Vail – November 17, 2017 – April 15, 2018
  • Wolf Creek – November 3, 2017 – April 1, 2018
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