Wolf Creek Ski Area is known for its deep-powder skiing, friendly atmosphere, delicious homemade food and affordable pricing. Located in Southwest Colorado in the San Juan Mountains Wolf Creek has always been known for its uniqueness in the ski industry since its opening in 1939. Many families and powderhounds are drawn to Wolf Creek's mountain style; there's something fun for everyone, including you!
- Annual Snowfall
- 430.0 inches/1093 cm
- 1600 acres
- Base Elevation
- 10300 feet/3132 meters
- Summit Elevation
- 11904 feet/3619 meters
- Hours of Operation
- 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
- Season Dates
- October 2015—April 2016
- Wolf Creek Ski Area is open for the season! Check out www.wolfcreekski.com for the most up-to-date information.
Hwy 160 East, Top of Wolf Creek Pass
Pagosa Springs, CO, 81147
- Main Phone Number
- Closest Airport
- Durango/La Plata County DRO
- Miles from Denver
Best Known For
Average annual snowfall is 430 inches! The most in Colorado! Wolf Creek is also known for incredible food; including the Santa Fe style green chili, red chili, gourmet salad bar, hot daily special and delicious dessert menu.
This just in
•The Nordic Trails were groomed and track set Saturday, November 28th.
• Wolf Creek appreciates all our skiers and snowboarders and this week's Local Appreciation Days are Monday, November 30th & Wednesday, December 2nd. No local I.D. required!
•Please check www.wolfcreekski.com for the most up-to-date information on all of our events and happenings.
•Come on out and be a LOCAL here at Wolf Creek!
Local Appreciation Day is on Monday, November, 30th all day!!! Wolf Creek Ski Area offers a $43 lift ticket instead the normal price of $65! No ID required.
Other Deals by Wolf Creek
We appreciate our Skiers & Snowboarders on Local Appreciation Day with a discounted ticket of $43 for Adults, $26 for Seniors, and $24 for Children and NO ID is Required! This event is this day only. Please visit www.wolfcreekski.com for the most up to date events and information.
WOLF CREEK SKI AREA hosts a number of "Fun Races" throughout the ski season. These races are free and open to skiers and boarders of all ages and abilities with a dual race format. These races are for men and women, boys and girls, with 14 different age brackets, (24 total), starting at age 3 and going up to 70 and over. Registration is from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. the day of in the Raven’s Nest at the top of the Raven Lift. Each skier is assigned a number, which should be visible when racing on the course. Skiers/Boarders can also sign up on the top of the course after 11:15 a.m.. The course closes around 1:00 p.m. depending on the number of racers. The course is set up in a modified giant slalom with a dual format, one red and one blue course. Racers take one run on each course and use their fastest time to qualify in their age and gender brackets. The fastest times in each age/gender bracket receive 1st, 2nd and 3rd place. Awards are presented at 3:30 pm on the Sundeck of the Wolf Creek Lodge, (main day lodge). Gold, Silver, and Bronze Medals are presented accordingly. Each skier/boarder, who raced, will have their times recorded to see how he or she has placed in his/her age bracket.
This is for all ages and levels who would like to improve their Telemark skills on December 6th, 2015. The cost for this clinic is a discounted Lift ticket of $43 for Adults and $26 for Seniors plus $39 for the 2 hour lesson. This instructional time begins at 10am-noon. Please meet in the Prospector Lodge at 9:45am the day of the clinic.
Wolf Creek Ski Area offers a $43 lift ticket all day for College folks that have a current and valid College ID and a printed current class schedule with your name on it; you must have all of the above in order to receive your discounted ticket. This discount & event is available on Sunday, December 6, 2015.
Wolf Creek Ski Area offers this clinic for all ages and abilities. A discounted lift ticket of $43 for Adults and $26 for Seniors along with a $39 fee for the 2 hour lesson is offered for this event. Please meet in the Prospector Lodge at 9:45 and the lesson will begin at 10 am. this event is offered only on Saturday, December 5th, 2015.
Wolf Creek Ski Area offers this clinic for all abilities of Baby Boomers'! Come out and learn some great new moves and meet some new ski partners! Wolf Creek Ski Area offers a discounted Lift Ticket of $43 for Adults up to age 64 and $26 for Seniors (65-79) plus a $39 fee for the 2 hour instruction. Please meet in the Prospector Lodge at 9:45 and be ready to get out on the Slopes by 10am for the fun! This event is offered Tuesday, December 8th, 2015