Kirkwood Mountain Resort is a year round resort in Kirkwood, south of Lake Tahoe, in El Dorado County, California, USA. Kirkwood is at 33 mi/53 km south of South Lake Tahoe, on State Route 88 and it is surrounded by El Dorado National Forest.
- ABOUT THE SPOT
Skiing in Beaver Creek Resort, Avon, Colorado USA
In order to feel the adventure and enjoy yourself in all fields, visit this place and you will never regret it. This spot gives you the opportunity to have fun in both summer and winter season. Offering a wide range of the most popular winter activities, choose your favorite one and enjoy your best winter. Try to exercise alpine skiing and you will have an extraordinary activity.
The resort offers a skiable area of 1832 ac (7.42 km²), a vertical drop of 3340 ft (1231 m), a base elevation of 8100 ft (2469 m) and a top elevation of 11440 ft (3488 m). Perform your sport in 149 trails, tailored for all levels of ability. 19% (348 ac/1.40 km²) of terrain is designed for beginners, 43% (788 ac/3.20 km²) of terrain for intermediate skiers, 21% (385 ac/1.55 km²) of terrain for advanced skiers, 12% (220 ac/0.90 km²) for experts and for those who want to practice their favorite activity by reaching the adrenaline at the highest level, 5% (92 ac/0.37 km²) of terrain is available.
For beginners, a ski school is available to help them in whatever they need. The 680 ac (2.75 km²) of terrain are formed by snow-making. The annual snowfall reaches at 325 in (787 cm). The spot also provides 3 terrain parks and 1 half pipe. Furthermore, 2 gondolas, 11 high-speed quads, 2 triple chairs and 2 double chairs with uphill lift capacity 34,220 skiers/hour are available on spot. Beaver Creek Resort also provides services like restaurants, bars, shops and nightlife.