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LIST: 2018 opening dates for Colorado’s ski areas

Posted at 8:50 AM, Oct 18, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-18 10:53:43-04
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Snow at Breckenridge by Abby Hein

Ski season arrived last weekend for Wolf Creek, but for the rest of Colorado, we still have a little time left. Arapahoe Basin will beat out Loveland Ski Area by a day, opening on Friday the 19th.

Here is a complete list of all known and estimated ski area opening dates.

Ski Areas Opening in October:
Arapahoe Basin – Oct. 19

Loveland – Oct. 20

Ski Areas Opening in November:
Breckenridge – Friday, Nov. 9

Keystone – Friday, Nov. 9

Winter Park – Wednesday, Nov. 14

Vail – Friday, Nov. 16

Eldora – Friday, Nov. 16

Copper Mountain – Friday, Nov. 16

Purgatory – Saturday, Nov. 17

Beaver Creek -Wednesday,  Nov. 21

Monarch Mountain – Wednesday, Nov. 21

Steamboat – Wednesday, Nov. 21

Aspen Snowmass – Thursday, Nov. 22

Crested Butte – Thursday, Nov. 22

Telluride – Thursday, Nov. 22

Echo Mountain – Friday,  Nov. 23

Howelsen Hill –  Saturday, Nov. 24

Ski Areas Opening in December:
Cooper – Saturday, Dec. 8

Powderhorn –  Friday, Dec. 14

Ski Granby Ranch – Friday, Dec. 14

Sunlight Mountain Resort – Friday, Dec. 14

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