Sierra Nevada's ski resort lies on the Veleta peak, in the Granada part of the mountain. Your starting point is Pradollano. From there, the first lifts take you to the main hub, Borreguiles, at about 457 m / 1500 ft above the main village.
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Skiing in Vasqueze Ridge, 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. It is one of the earliest ski areas in Colorado with an annual snow fall of 300 in/762 cm. Vasquez Ridge is a great place for skiing. It has a vertical drop of 1214 ft/370 m. Maximum run length is 1.4 mi/2.2 km.
Top elevation is 10700 ft/3261 m and base elevation 9486 ft/2891 m. Level of runs is 10% for beginners, 35% intermediate, 3% advanced, 51% most difficult and 0% experts only.
There is a lift system of 25 lifts, including the Village Cabriolet, seven high speed express quads, six double chairlifts, two high speed six pack lifts, four triplets, one rope tow, three surface lifts and one platter. The lift capacity is 40000 riders/hour. There is snow making in 299 ac/1.21 km² for 26 trails.
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