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Powderhorn Skiing

Weekends only
Season Start/End: 3/12 - 26/3
2499m - 3002m
20%| 50%| 20%| 10%
Lift Tickets
from US$35.00 to US$71.00
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Powder skiing at Powderhorn

Nestled on the edge of the Grand Mesa, just 35 miles from Grand Junction, Powderhorn has exceptional views and skiing with a friendly personal atmosphere. In its unique location, where the desert meets the mountain, you’ll find red cliffs, canyon country and vineyards less than an hour away from the snowy slopes. This family resort is best known for its hassle free days and modern base area facilities. You won’t spend your day waiting in long lift lines. Skiers and snowboarders can enjoy 1,600 acres of skiable terrain that benefits from 250 inches of average annual snowfall. Powderhorn is proud of its groomed “corduroy” but there are plenty of challenging bumps and trees to play in too. Powder stashes can be found all day on Powderhorn’s uncrowded slopes. Guests can visit the Sunset Grille & Bar or Take Four Quad Grille for dining options and stay at the SlopeSide Hotel or Goldenwoods Condominiums at Powderhorn Resort

Powder skiing at Powderhorn

Cafeteria-style restaurant along with a full–service facility are available for lunch and dinner. Many more restaurants and shops are located just 35 miles away. Ski and snowboard lessons and rentals are available.


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  • 502m
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  • 2499m


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  • Longest Run

    2 km

  • Skiable Terrain

    648 ha

  • Snow Making

    8 ha

Important Dates

  • Projected Opening: 03/12/2016
  • Days Open Last Year: 111
  • Projected Closing: 26/03/2017
  • Projected Days Open: 110
  • Years Open: 50
  • Average Snowfall: 635cm

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Powderhorn Reviews

  • wreckumroofer

    • 5
    4th February 2016

    Full review

      the boulder fields rock!
  • Mr. H

    • 1
    29th January 2016

    Full review

      Spent $720 in one day at Powderhorn and I had never been there before. One of my purchases was a pair of...

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Tourist Office

  • Powderhorn

    P.O. Box 370

    81643 Mesa

    United States

    Phone: (970) 268-5700



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Castle Creek B&B

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