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Beaver Creek

Beaver Creek Ski Resort Guide

Beaver Creek, United States

Rated: 4/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Highest Lift3,490m11,450ft
Resort Height2,260m7,415ft
 Nearest AirportsVail/Eagle and Aspen
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Beaver Creek

The American ski resort of Beaver Creek is in the American Rockies at an altitude of 2,260m7,415ft.


Beaver Creek has direct access to 146 marked pistes, served by a total of 13 ski lifts.

The ski resort itself is at 2,260m7,415ft, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With ski lifts as high as 3,490m11,450ft, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.


There are a variety of pistes to suit all levels of skier ability, from Beginner to Expert.


Beaver Creek is highly rated by Snowboarders and there are a variety of Snow and Terrain Parks in Beaver Creek.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Beaver Creek?

The next notable snow forecast is 5cm2in, expected on 7 December.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Beaver Creek

Ski Area Stats

Beaver Creek Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Cross Country
Total Length
32km20 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Beaver Creek Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift3,490m11,450ft
Lowest Piste2,260m7,415ft
Resort Altitude (Beaver Creek)2,260m7,415ft
Max Vertical1,230m4,035ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Beaver Creek
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Location and Map

Where is Beaver Creek?

This ski resort is in the American Rockies in Rock, Minnesota.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Beaver Creek is Vail/Eagle, 35 minutes drive away.

Aspen, Steamboat Springs, Yampa Valley, Denver International and Grand Junction airports are all within three hours drive.

Vail/Eagle is just one hours drive away, in good driving conditions, so you can be on the piste quickly.


Ski Lift Capacity

The 13 ski lifts are able to uplift 31,539 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Beaver Creek open?

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

Usual opening is late November, and usual closing is Late April.

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 Beaver Creek, 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.

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