COVID and the 21/22 Season

Masks:   At Silverton Mountain you will be required to wear a mask in a few settings.  Heli skiing requires a double layer mask system. We will provide a surgical mask to be worn under your personal face mask for a two layer protection system. In order to enter the base tent you will also […]

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BIG Early September Snow Storm in Silverton, CO!

First ski turns of the season September 9th, 2020 after a early winter storm nails Colorado. September 9, 2020…. At Silverton Mountain snow is always possible any time of year with peaks as high as 13,500’, but fresh powder feels extra special in September!  The Silverton Ski Patrol was out “inspecting” the snow conditions after […]

Confessions from a backcountry skier: I like to ride the heli!

Silence. Snow softly falling dampens the sound of the forest, save the slight squeaking of my boots and old bindings as my skis plow slowly uphill through a foot of fresh powder. The uphill struggle is a huge part of why I love earning my turns backcountry skiing. Are the turns actually better when you […]

Options for Skiing on Sold Out Dates

INSIDER TIP…you can still reserve 3 Run Heli, or 6 Run Heli, even on days we are sold out. We offer an Early Morning Heli option on days we are sold out as a courtesy to guests who want to ski on sold out dates.  3 Run Heli gets you up over the ridge and […]