Unparalleled big mountain powder and chairlift-served guided and unguided skiing with an emphasis on adventure - need we say more? Colorado's highest and most expert ski area, serving up exclusively non-groomed advanced/expert terrain to powderhounds of all ages.

Annual Snowfall: 400.0in / 1016cm
Area: 1819 acres
Base Elevation: 10400 ft / 3162 m
Summit Elevation: 13487 ft / 4101 m
Hours of Operation: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Thursday through Sunday only.
Season Dates: December 2016—April 2017
Notes: Silverton is CLOSED until December, 2017. Have a great summer!
Address: PO Box 856 Silverton, CO, 81433
Main Phone Number : 970-387-5706
Closest Airport: Durango/La Planta County DRO
Miles from Denver: 359

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Silverton Mountain is one of the only places to heli-ski in Colorado. It is the place to be for adventure - for that powder-filled, big-mountain skiing fix. With 1,819 acres and only a handful of skiers you can't go wrong. Heli-skiing is also available on more than 22,000 acres.

Welcome to Silverton Mountain, Colorado. Here you will find amazing lines in every direction and one chairlift perfectly located to deliver you to the goods.

Imagine a place where the average total snowfall of over 400" exceeds the amount of daily visitors. Advanced and expert only riding, no groomers, no clearcut runs and a real mountain experience with plenty of adventure on tap. All thrills no frills.

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