Upcoming Events


2016-2017 Events Schedule -- Sunlight Mountain Resort

Teton Gravity Research Premiere – November 19, 2016A Ski/Snowboard film premiere to kick the season off!

Opening Day – December 4, 2016: Sunlight Mountain Resort opens for 2015-2016 Season.

Day of Infamy Snowshoe Race – December 6, 2016: A Snowshoe Race!

Demo Days – December 20-21, 2016: Your opportunity to demo brand new Sunlight Skis. Bring the kids up to see Santa.

Skier Appreciation Day – January 6, 2017: We appreciate your skiers/snowboarders. Tickets are only $20 and all proceeds go to United Way of Garfield County.

Student/Teacher Appreciation Day – January 8, 2017: A free day for Teachers and Students are only $20.  

Dynafit Heathen Challenge (COSMIC Race) – January 14/15, 2017: A COSMIC (Colorado Ski Mountaineering Cup) randonee mountaineering race. A backcountry hiking/climbing ski event where racers hike and ski the most challenging terrain at Sunlight.

USSA YSL Race-January 29, 2017: U10-16 Young Skiers League race on Joslin

Ski Spree – February 4/5, 2017: Taste of Sunlight, Mountain Teasure Hunt, Live music and fun for the entire family.

Special Olympics-February 10,2017: Western Region Finals

IFSA Jr. Big Mountain Regionals -February 18, 2017: A Big Mountain Competition held on the East Ridge. 

USSA U10/12 RACE - February 25/26, 2017: GS & Slalom on Joslin (NEW EVENT)

Defiance Challenge – March 3, 2017: How many laps can you ski in 10 hours? Lifts begin running at 8:00am and stop at 5:00pm. This is a true test of your skiing legs and how many laps you can do in 10 hours.

Sunlight Safety Day – March 4, 2017:On this day we honor Brad Lanpher, a long time Sunlight skier who lost his life to Melanoma Skin Cancer. Free testing clinic, plus score discounted pricing on 2017/18 lift tickets. Proceeds benefit the Melanoma Research Foundation. Other safety booths will be on display.

Buddy Werner State Finals-March 4-5,2017

Telemark Festival – March 13-15, 2017

Sunlight Slushy Cup Pond Skim (Closing Day) – April 2, 2017:  Winner receives a 2017/18 season pass plus prizes for best costume! Registration at noon, Skim starts at 1 p.m.! Live music plus blowout deals on gear and apparel!