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Elk Meadows

Elk Meadows Ski Resort Guide

Elk Meadows, United States

Rated: 2/5 (from 3 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Highest Lift3,170m
Resort Height3,000m
 Nearest AirportsSteamboat Springs and Denver International
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Elk Meadows

The American ski resort of Elk Meadows is at an altitude of 3,000m.

Summary

Elk Meadows has direct access to 36 marked pistes, served by a total of 6 ski lifts.

The ski resort itself is at 3,000m, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With ski lifts as high as 3,170m, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.

Skiing

There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.

Snowboarding

Elk Meadows offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Elk Meadows.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Elk Meadows?

The next notable snow forecast is 2cm, expected on 27 January, with around 3cm forecast over the next 7 days.

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Ski Area Stats

Elk Meadows Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Pistes
Number of runs
36
Cross Country
Total Length
20km
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
6

Altitudes

Elk Meadows Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift3,170m
Resort Altitude (Elk Meadows)3,000m
Lowest Piste2,770m
Max Vertical400m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Elk Meadows
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners

Location and Map

Where is Elk Meadows?

This ski resort is in Grand, Colorado, United States.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Elk Meadows is Steamboat Springs, 116 minutes drive away.

Denver International, Yampa Valley, Vail/Eagle and Laramie airports are all within three hours drive.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The six ski lifts are able to uplift 8,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Elk Meadows open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Elk Meadows, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Elk Meadows Tourist Office for the latest.

Elk Meadows