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WELCOME TO SUNLIGHT!

Sunlight Mountain Resort operates on Compass Peak in the White River National Forest under lease from the USDA National Forest Service. Sunlight Mountain Resort is an equal opportunity service provider and employer. 

 

 

Sunlight Mountain Resort

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East Ridge Trail Map

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STATS & FACTS

Annual Snowfall: 250 inches

Base elevation: 7,885

Peak elevation: 9,895

Vertical Drop: 2,010-feet

Skiable acres: 730

Total Runs: 72

Steepest Run: The Heathen with a pitch of 52 degrees

Longest Run: Ute, a green run winding 2.5 miles from summit to base

Lift System: Two doubles, one triple fixed-grip chairlifts

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LIFT SYSTEM

Primo "The First"

 

  • fixed-grip Riblet
  • double chair center pole
  • 5,040 feet long
  • 500 feet per minute
  • 1,200 people per hour
  • installed in 1966
  • shortened in 1987 to its present location

Segundo "The Second"

  • fixed-grip Riblet
  • double chair center pole
  • 4,556 feet long
  • 500 feet per minute
  • 922 people per hour
  • installed in 1973
  • old 1A lift from Aspen Mountain circa 1954
  • scheduled to be replaced summer of 2023 (former Lenawee Lift from Arapahoe Basin)

Tercero "The Third"

 

  • fixed-grip Riblet
  • triple chair 
  • 2,974 feet long
  • 450 feet per minute
  • 1,800 people per hour
  • installed in 1987

Uphill Route Map

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Babbish Gulch Backcountry Trails

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Snow & Weather Report

Thanks to our sponsors!

The Sunlight Trail Map is sponsored by Bighorn Toyota, the Official Vehicle Sponsor of Sunlight Mountain Resort.
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The Sunlight Trail Map is also sponsored by Swire Coca-Cola, the Official Beverage Supplier of Sunlight Mountain Resort.
Sunlight

Sunlight Mountain Resort
10901 County Road 117
Glenwood Springs, CO 81601
800.445.7931 or 970.945.7491

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Sunlight Mountain Resort operates with a special use permit from the USDA Forest Service, White River National Forest. Sunlight Mountain Resort is an equal opportunity service provider and employer.