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Wolf Creek Ski Area Overview

Season Start/End: 24/11 - 2/4
3139m - 3628m
20%| 35%| 25%| 20%
Lift Tickets
from US$6.00 to US$66.00
Complete list of skipass prices
Powder Day at Wolf Creek Ski Area

Located in the San Juan and Rio Grande national forest between Pagosa Springs and South Fork, Colorado, Wolf Creek Ski Area is known to have “The Most Snow in Colorado”. Spanning across a high alpine ridge, Wolf Creek receives an annual snowfall of 430 inches of natural powder and is known for its incredible hike-to terrain. Bonanza Bowl, Exhibition Bowl and the North Woods are accessible daily offering moderately steep through steep and rocky glade terrain. Prospector Ridge, the Glory Hole, Boundary Bowl, Montezuma Bowl, the Peak Chutes, Alberta Peak, Step Bowl, Knife Ridge, and Horseshoe Bowl offer advanced intermediate and expert only terrain with limited gated access. 20% of Wolf Creeks’ slopes are beginner, 35% intermediate, 25% advanced and 20% expert. 


Powder Day at Wolf Creek Ski Area

Wolf Creek Lodge offers full service cafeteria; Prospector grill and cafeteria; Pathfinder Bar, full service; Apres Ski in Pagosa Springs and South Fork. Base Camp picnic building. First aid room. Rental and sport shop at area; shopping and services nearby. Wolf Pup for ages 5-8 years. School instruction offers classes in racing, powder, beginner's package, snowboarding lessons; Hot Shot Ski & Snowboard program for ages 9-12, experienced skiers. Child care in Pagosa Springs and South Fork.


  • 3628m
  • 488m
    Vertical Drop
  • 3139m


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  • Beginner Runs


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  • Longest Run

    3 km

  • Skiable Terrain

    648 ha

Important Dates

  • Projected Opening Ski Season: 24/11/2016
  • Days Open Last Year: 155
  • Projected Closing Ski Season: 02/04/2017
  • Projected Days Open: 150
  • Years Open: 78
  • Average Snowfall: 1092cm

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Wolf Creek Ski Area Reviews

  • James Schenck

    • 5
    20th January 2017

    Full review

      More Better Pow than anywhere else I've skied. This is a real locals mountain. The parking is free and there are no...
  • David Milford

    • 5
    19th January 2017

    Full review

      Wolf is the place if you like tree skiing and powder. Not only are there vast amounts of powder stashed back in...

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