- ABOUT THE SPOT
Skiing in Loveland, Idaho Springs, Colorado USA
The top of the pass is at 11307 ft/3446 m and has access to a wide array of backcountry stashes. Loveland ski area is located at about 20 mi/32.1 km away from Idaho Springs and 53 mi/85.3 km away from Denver and is a perfect spot for skiing. Skiable area is 1800 ac/7.28 km² and average snowfall is 422 in/1072 cm, based on 31 years of average statistics.
Vertical drop is at 2210 ft/673.6 m. Base elevation is at 10800 ft/3292 m and top elevation is at 13010 ft/3965 m, that are served from a lift at 12700 ft/3871 m. Trails are 93. Snowmaking capability is over 160 ac/0.65 km². Longest run covers a 2 mi/3.2 km distance.
Lifts are 3 triple, 1 surface lift, 3 quads, 2 double and 1 magic carpet. Slopes are 13% for beginners, 41% intermediate and 46% advanced. Parking is free at all areas.