Mountain Stats

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With more than 680 acres of skiable terrain and a nice mix of beginner, intermediate, and expert terrain, skiers and snowboarders of all ability levels will find plenty to smile about at Sunlight Mountain Resort.

Skiable Terrain: 680 acres

Vertical Drop: 2,010 feet

Beginner Terrain: 20%

Intermediate Terrain: 55%

Advanced Terrain: 20%

Expert Terrain: 5%

Steepest Run: The Heathen (52° pitch)

Longest Run: Ute Trail (2.5 miles)

Annual Snowfall: 250 inches

Elevation at base: 7,885 feet

Elevation at summit: 9,895 feet

Lifts: 1 Triple Chairlift, 2 Double Chairlifts

Hours of Lift Operation: 9am to 4pm daily

Season: December thru early April 

In addition to miles of cruising intermediate terrain, Sunlight's East Ridge has one of the steeper runs in the state. Sunlight is also home to one of the longest trails in ski country, Ute, a beginner slope that winds more than 2 miles from summit to base. Sunlight also hosts some of the best tree skiing in Colorado with many aspen groves untracked days after snowfall. All trails converge at the base lodge, so friends and family can always keep track of each other. 

Sunlight Mountain Resort is an equal opportunity service provider and employer. 

 Sunlight Mountain Resort operates under special use permit from the USDA Forest Service, White River National Forest.