Mont Orford is a mountain, ski resort and a provincial park in the Eastern Township of Quebec, Canada. The fact that it is located a few minutes away from the town Magog and within one hour away from Montreal, makes Mont Orford always busy in both summer and winter season. The ski resort consists of three summits: Mont Giroux, Mont Orford and Mont Alfred Desrochers. This place has a lot of points in its favor and that's why everyone who visits this place never gets bored.
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Skiing in Eldora Mountain Resort, Boulder, Colorado USA
The top of the pass is at 11307 ft/3446 m and has access to a wide array of backcountry stashes. Eldora Mountain Resort is located at 21 mi/33.8 km away from Boulder and 47 mi/75.7 km away from Denver. It is a perfect place for skiing. The resort has opened its doors, hosting skiing since 1962. There is 300 in/762 cm of snow annually in Eldora.
It boasts about Colorado’s best snowmaking system. It can cover 100% of groomed terrain, which is more than any other resort in Colorado. Vertical drop is at 1600 ft/487.7 m. Base elevation is at 9200 ft/2804 m and top elevation is at 10800 ft/3292 m.
The most difficult trail is Corona Bowl, a double black diamond, where expert skiers will have a blast. There are 680 ac/2.75 km² of skiable area and the longest run is 3 mi/4.8 km long. Trails are 20% for beginners, 50% intermediate and 30% advanced. Winter and holidays are the best time to visit the resort. In winter temperature varies from 1˚F to 33˚F/-17.2˚C to 0.5˚C.