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Snow Shoeing in Eldora Mountain Resort, Boulder, Colorado USA

Trails:
24 mi/40 km
Berthoud Pass is located between Idaho Springs and Winter Park and is one of the closest areas in Denver for snowshoeing. It belongs to Boulder County and is just an hour away.

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 21 mi/33.8 km away from Boulder and 47 mi/75.6 km away from Denver. It is a perfect place for snowshoeing. It is supposed to be Colorado’s best kept snowshoeing secret.

Eldora’s Nordic Center offers an extensive network of trails, which start only a few steps from the ski lifts and goes through alpine meadows, serene forests and dramatic mountain backdrops. The trails cover 24 mi/40 km long and are designated for snowshoeing.

Among the trails, 20% are for beginners, 50% intermediate and 30% advanced. At Eldora Nordic Center, you can rent your equipment, take lessons and clinics. Also at the center, you can have something to eat or drink and opportunity to purchase a variety of sundries like gloves, hats and sunglasses.

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.

How to Get to Destination

BY CAR FROM Denver
48.6 mi / 78.2 km, 1 hr 19 mins
Take I-224 and connect to C-470, connect to Route 6 in Golden, see Golden directions below to continue into Eldora.
BY CAR FROM Boulder
21.5 mi / 34.6 km, 42 mins
APPROXIMATELY 21 MILES (35 MINUTES). Take Canyon Blvd. West (Canyon Blvd. is Hwy 119). Follow 119 to Nederland. Turn left at the Roundabout. Continue South on 119 for one mile. Turn right on 130 and follow the signs to Eldora.
BY CAR FROM Golden
33.7 mi / 54.2 km, 58 mins
APPROXIMATELY 35 MILES (45 MINUTES). Take Highway 93 North to Highway 72, follow Highway 72, turn right onto Highway 119, turn left on road 130 to Eldora.
BY CAR FROM Fort Collins
75.6 mi / 121.6 km,1 hr 44 mins
APPROXIMATELY 70 MILES (90 MINUTES). Take I-25 South, exit onto Highway 119 West/Diagonal Highway to Boulder, exit onto the Diagonal Parkway (Iris Blvd.) exit 240, turn left onto 28th Street to Canyon Blvd, turn right. Follow directions from Boulder.
BY AIR
Denver International Airport,
63.5 mi / 102.2 km
BY TRAIN

Take any Amtrak train from anywhere in Colorado. For fares, tickets and schedules check the website.

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