If you want to get in touch with the snow environment, Whiteface Mountain Ski Center is the most appropriate place to visit. Whiteface Mountain is the fifth highest mountain in New York and one of the High Peaks of the Adirondack Mountains. Its summit offers breathtaking view of the Adirondacks and on clear days you can also see the skyscrapers of Montreal and enjoy glimpses of Vermont.
- ABOUT THE SPOT
Snowboarding 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 snowboarding. Skiable area is 1800 ac/7.28 km² and average snowfall is at 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. The spot provides 93 trails. Snowmaking capability is 160 ac/6.47 m². Longest run is 2 mi/3.2 km.
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.