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Cuchara Mountain Resort

Cuchara Mountain Resort Ski Resort Guide

Cuchara Mountain Resort, United States

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Highest Lift3,294m10,807ft
Resort Height2,819m9,249ft
 Nearest AirportColorado Springs
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Cuchara Mountain Resort

One of the world's top ten highest ski resorts with liftside accommodaton. Queue free, double black diamond back bowl. Dids not operate from 2000 - 2010 seasons and reportedly up for sale.


The American ski resort of Cuchara Mountain Resort is in the American Rockies at an altitude of 2,819m9,249ft.

Cuchara Mountain Resort has direct access to 24 marked pistes, served by a total of 5 ski lifts.

The ski resort itself is at 2,819m9,249ft, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With ski lifts as high as 3,294m10,807ft, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.


Cuchara Mountain Resort offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.


Cuchara Mountain Resort offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Cuchara Mountain Resort.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Cuchara Mountain Resort?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Cuchara Mountain Resort.

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Ski Area Stats

Cuchara Mountain Resort Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Cross Country
Total Length
8km5 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Cuchara Mountain Resort Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift3,294m10,807ft
Lowest Piste2,819m9,249ft
Resort Altitude (Cuchara Mountain Resort)2,819m9,249ft
Max Vertical475m1,558ft

Location and Map

Where is Cuchara Mountain Resort?

This ski resort is in the American Rockies in Huerfano, Colorado.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Cuchara Mountain Resort is Colorado Springs, 141 minutes drive away.


Ski Lift Capacity

The five ski lifts are able to uplift 5,600 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Cuchara Mountain Resort 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 Cuchara Mountain Resort, 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 Cuchara Mountain Resort Tourist Office for the latest.

Cuchara Mountain Resort