News From 13,487'

Powder Skiing & Boarding at Silverton Mountain TODAY (October 6th, 2015) (10/06/2015)
El Gordo (The Big One) continues to ramp up this winter with heavy snow at Silverton Mountain, Colorado! The large low pressure system spinning over Silverton Mountain during the past couple of days continues to drop heavy snow on …

Crazy Eddie's $69 Silverton Sunday Unguided Pass! (09/28/2015)
Crazy Eddie's $69 Silverton Sunday Unguided Pass! The $69 Silverton Sunday Unguided Pass: Includes 5 Sundays of unguided skiing/boarding during our scheduled unguided skiing dates. This is waaayy too cheap to last, so there are very limited quantities available. The …

Season Pass Sales Start 8-19-2015 (08/11/2015)
Take Advantage of Colorado’s El Nino this Winter!

Silverton Mountain is excited to announce that pass sales will begin AUGUST 19th, 2015 with the return of the $299 Unguided Season Pass (early price)! Unguided Season Access at Silverton Mountain for $299 …

2015-2016 Unguided Pass Details (07/07/2015)
2015-2016 Unguided Pass Details

2015/16 Combo Pass Details (07/06/2015)
2015-2016 Combo Pass Details

SPRING! (04/03/2015)
Sister’s Meeting in the Mountains – April 4 and 5, 2015 Silverton Sister’s Meeting in the Mountains is quickly becoming a must do for women in the outdoor and snow sports industries to rendezvous for phenomenal expert-only skiing, networking, inspiration and …

Almost 100" in Two Weeks! (03/01/2015)
We have been blessed with a ton of snow lately and we are honored that you all want to ski/ snowboard with us. That said, we are sold out through March 11 but have room on all dates starting …

New Avalanche Certification and Training Program Offered for Pro's (02/20/2015)
Building upon the highly successful Practical Protocols for Snow Professionals/Steep Life Workshop that was provided by Silverton Mountain Guides in January 2015, SMG is introducing a new level of avalanche certification and training for experienced Ski/Snowboard Guides and Patrollers April …

Video of Conditions Week of 1/15/15 (01/20/2015)
Skiing has been really fun this season. Check the vid "here"://

Opening Day 12/20/14 (12/18/2014)
18" of New Snow in the last week and 100% open for opening day!

Skiing on All Natural Snow Today Sept 30! (09/30/2014)
Classic Silverton Mountain storm drops heavy snow on the mountain and skiers enjoying it in September 2014.

Practical Protocols For Snow Professionals/ Steep Life Workshop (09/05/2014)
New Steep Terrain Protocol Training for Ski/Snowboard Guides, Patrollers, and aspiring Pro's Jan 24-26, 2015.

$299 Season Passes SOLD OUT (09/04/2014)
The $299 Season Pass for the 2014-15 season is sold out. The combo and kids passes are still available at here . Want to make sure you don’t miss out next year? Make sure to become of …

Thanks for an Amazing Season! (04/14/2014)
Thank you for an amazing 13-14 season! We were stoked to close the year with a powder day! Make sure to shoot us an email if you are interested in being put on our 14-15 season pass notification list. More …

Spring Sensations!!! (03/25/2014)
Join us for some fun in the sun this spring as we host our our annual women's weekend April 4-6th! Also, don't miss out on our Brewski April 6th! Featuring some of the Southwest's finest microbreweries.

80" Recent Snow!!! (02/10/2014)
One of the snowiest stretches of all time here with snow almost every day and more than a foot of new each day this past week.

36" Dumper!! (01/31/2014)
Nice storm developed into more faceshots than one should get in a single day.

27" of New Snow! (01/06/2014)
Guided Season starts with deep snow "Check the Video":

Heli Skiing From Aspen or Vail $1,875 (12/25/2013)
Heli skiing from Aspen or Vail starts at $1,875 (per person) for 4 people in a small single engine plane, or $2,650 (per person) in a luxury twin engine turbo prop plane that seats 8.

12" New Snow for Opening Day This Sat (12/20/2013)
Nothing like a surprise 12" of snow the day before opening day!

2-3 Feet More Snow! (12/05/2013)
Its snowing in bunches this year in 2-3 foot increments with 7-8 feet in the past few weeks. Oh yeah!

Another 4-5 Feet of Snow! (11/27/2013)
Best November in over a decade with awesome skiing since Oct Check the Current Video1

Killer Early Season Snow! (11/05/2013)
The best early season in many years continues with great skiing for well over a month now.

AK 2014 Now Open For Booking With SMG (06/06/2013)
This past season was all-time fun and it seems to keep getting better each year. The word must be spreading about how good the zone is, as bookings for 2014 are filling rapidly.

Overnight Heli Trips (05/01/2013)
New overnight heli touring trips for 2013-14.

Powder to Close the season (04/25/2013)
2012-2013 was a pretty amazing season and we thank you all for your continued support.

Silverton Mountain Guides Alaska Season in Full Swing (03/18/2013)
Amazing snow and weather in the alpine zones in AK this season "Silverton Mountain Guides AK Heli":

Open Presidents Day Monday 2/18 (02/11/2013)
The 56" storm and now 24" more should make Presidents Day a great one.

48" of New Snow (01/28/2013)
Killer storm dropped another 26" today for some over the head blower "Video 1/28/13":

50" New Snow Last 13 Days in Parking Lot (12/20/2012)
It's been snowing almost every day for the last week and is starting to stack up. FREE SKIING Mon-Thurs with bootpacking."Video from 12/17":

Fun Powder Turns 12/11/12 (12/11/2012)
Opening Day 12/15 should be loads of fun. Plenty of powder shots today on the mountain. "Video from 12/11":

New Alaska Video With TGR (12/03/2012)
Check out the TGR Behind The Line Film Segment from "Silverton Mountain Guides Northern Chugach Alaska": "In this week's episode of "Behind The Line..":

Opening Day Dec 15th (11/25/2012)
Opening day Dec 15th and open every day through 12/30 (excluding Xmas). Bootpacking days Dec 17,18,19,20.

POWDER SKIING November 10, 2012 (11/10/2012)
This most recent winter storm at Silverton Mountain, Colorado loaded up the mountain with as much as 2-3 feet of fresh snow! A few lucky ski patrollers jumped on the chairlift today and headed to the top of Silverton …

2012/13 Winter Open 7 Days a week for Holidays (06/09/2012)
We added a bunch of dates to the holidays and will be open 7 days a week from Dec 15-30 (excluding Xmas which we will be closed). Also open Presidents Day 2013.

Season Pass Sale (05/31/2012)
The season pass sale is back. Get $300 off the normal purchase price of $799 with earlybird purchase.

Snow Internship 2012/13 (05/30/2012)
Currently accepting snow internship applicants for the 2012-13 season. Requires a full season commitment late Nov-April working Thurs-Sun 4 days a week..

Free Skiing With Bootpacking 2012 (04/01/2012)
Earn Free Skiing with bootpacking Dec 1,2,8,9 2012

TGR Joins Silverton Mountain Guides in Alaska to Film Dream Factory (04/01/2012)
"Two years ago, Aaron Brill from Silverton Mountain Guides sent us six photos of big rowdy Alaskan spines.."

Unguided returns this Sun 4/1 (03/31/2012)
An early start to the unguided season and 100% open.

Another 17 incher (03/20/2012)
Quick storm drops some deep stuff for this weekend!

20" New Snow This Week. (02/09/2012)
Another surprise storm dropping 11" today.

2/2/12 More Great Skiing! (02/02/2012)
More snow, more fun. "video from 2/2":

65" Recent Snow (01/21/2012)
Another 29" stacked deep. "video from 1/27":

19" New Snow (01/16/2012)
Good dump to start off the guided only season. 19" new so far and great skiing conditions.

Sunset Open for First Time of Season 12/26 (12/26/2011)
Monday 12/26 Sunset opens for unguided and the snow is deep!"video":

Fantastic Start to Ski Season (12/19/2011)
Weather pattern keeps the southern storms rolling in. Also open Monday 12/26 & 1/2.

Opening Weekend Top 3 of All-time (12/03/2011)
Fresh snow, blower for everyone all over the mountain and 99% open for opening day 2011.

Opening Day Dec 3rd (11/28/2011)
Opening weekend should be really fun.

Big Time Early Snow! (10/30/2011)
The early season snow storms keep rolling..

La Nina or El Nino? (10/21/2011)
La Nina and El Nino have dropped record setting snowfall recently and both are favorable to Silverton Mountain.

More October Snow 10/7/11 (10/08/2011)
Fun video from the latest storm that dropped several feet

Skiing Today 9/18/11! (09/18/2011)
First tracks of the season 9/18/11; and the half price season pass killer sale at $399 coming to a close..

Alaska Ultimate Heli Trip Dates 2012 (06/11/2011)
Two guides per group, unlimited vertical, and pre-screened clients for those who love to ride. With high demand and limited space for the special early pricing, the ultimate Alaska heli skiing trip is now available at this link "":

December Can be Epic (05/22/2011)
December can be unreal with some of the best skiing of the year...

4/17 Last Day of Season (04/10/2011)
Sat/Sun final days for this season. Mid winter conditions with light powder snow recently. Don't miss the final weekend.

3/6/11 Fat Powder (03/06/2011)
It started dumping late Sunday so the week of 3/10 should be fantastic.

40" Snow Last 8 Days (02/27/2011)
Best conditions of the year and plenty of fresh snow for this coming weekend.

2/20/11 Keeps on Dumping (02/20/2011)
Another good round of snow for the mountain.

2/11/11 Great Conditions (02/11/2011)
Some of the best skiing of the season on all runs.

16" Snow Today (02/05/2011)
14" in 8 hours and still snowing

1/30/11 Loads of Open Terrain (01/30/2011)
Pope, Wetspot, Corn Factory, Nightmare Open for first time in weeks.

Another 32" of Snow This Week! (01/23/2011)
1/23/11 -Snow keeps coming with almost every week of the season being a powder week.

Guided Only Skiing Returns (01/10/2011)
Fresh snow for the first week of guided only skiing.

Weeks of Steady Snow Give Way to Sun (01/05/2011)
After several weeks of intense snow, it's nice to ski the upper mountain and see some sun.

90" New Snow! (12/23/2010)
Biggest storm of the year with steady snow for a week (no rain).

30" Storm and Open Special Monday 20th This Week (12/18/2010)
18" today and Special Holiday Schedule this Monday, then back to normal Thurs-Sun.

Dec 11-12 Blower Time (12/11/2010)
16" since last weekend and tons of open runs .

La Nina/ El Nino? (09/23/2010)
La Nina and El Nino are both good for Silverton Mtn typically.

Bootpacking Dates Dec 4-5, 11-12 (08/15/2010)
Free skiing for bootpackers.

Most Terrain Ever Open Unguided in Silverton (04/12/2010)
Last weekend we had the most unguided terrain open in our history. Great skiing in the Grande and Billboard!

Great Weekend of Unguided (04/05/2010)
The Fresh Snow Keeps Coming Each Week! It looks like another snowy week ahead...

Unguided Skiing Returns With 20" New Snow Last Week (03/29/2010)
With 115% of Average Snowpack, the skiing is incredible.

Sunday's Snowstorm (03/08/2010)
Another 9"-12" dropped Sunday/Monday leaving fresh pow for this coming week

Alaska's Ultimate Ski Trip is Right Here (02/23/2010)
Heli Alaska with the Silverton Mountain Guides crew in April and ride the lines of a lifetime.

48" New Snow (02/22/2010)
Great storm drops 48" over the weekend.

Shaun White Delivers Gold (02/12/2010)
Shaun's winning tricks learned at Silverton Mtn superpipe

TNF Big timers Bring Snow With Them (02/08/2010)
Ingrid, Ian, Johan, Carter, and Callum come to town and bring 10" of blower with them.

66" New Snow- Storm of Century (01/25/2010)
Heavy snow every day of the last week

55" of NEW and it is still snowing (01/22/2010)
It is true! Silverton Mountain has seen over 50” of new snow in the past few days and it still dumping. 550 South from Durango is OPEN. CODT is still working on 550 North. HWY 110 …

Billboard/Horsecock Basin Opens! (01/08/2010)
Billboard and Horsecock opened late today 1/8 for the first time of the season (see vid)

14" Fresh Snow This Weekend (01/02/2010)
Another 8" of new snow dropped Saturday 1/2/10 with over a foot every week of the season.

Now Open Thurs-Sun (12/21/2009)
We will be open Thursday through Sunday.

Big Time Snow (12/14/2009)
60" New Snow in Last 8 Days and Heli Arrives Friday Dec 18!

New Unguided Upgrades for 09/10 (11/01/2009)
New improvements made for unguided skiing...

Season Passes On Sale (11/01/2009)
Earlybird Discounts Until Nov 23rd on 10 Packs and Passes..

First Turns of Season Oct 6th 2009 (10/07/2009)
Winter is here. Check out the good powder skiing at Silverton Mtn....

Bootpacking Dates 09/10 (10/01/2009)
Earn free skiing by stomping down the snow for us Dec 5,6, 12,13. Boarders and skiers welcome.

Unguided Returns With Epic Conditions (04/04/2009)
51" of recent snow loads the mountain for the return of unguided skiing.

February Snow Continues (02/17/2009)
Snow cycles keep the mountain fresh for each weekend.

25" New Snow Jan 26th (01/26/2009)
Over the head light blower powder

Great Skiing Loads of Terrain Open (01/21/2009)
Tower, Grande, Billboard, Gnar and more open...

210" So Far and Fresh Snow Every Week (01/05/2009)
Another 14" new snow this weekend.

196" New snow this Season! (12/27/2008)
All roads open, epic conditions and very few skiers on Sat 12/27 ripping pow laps all day long.

140" New Snow and It Keeps Coming (12/25/2008)
December dumpathon continues!

120" New Snow and Counting. (12/23/2008)
It keeps coming with another 14" overnight.

83" of New Snow!!! ALL ROADS OPEN (12/18/2008)
Friday was epic...

104" New Snow Since Opening Day (12/17/2008)
What a great start to the winter.

Opening Day Faceshots for Everyone! (11/29/2008)
Microclimate storm dumps for Opening Day!

Record Snowfall at Silverton (07/01/2008)
Silverton sets a record for snowfall!