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Elk Meadows

Elk Meadows Ski Resort Guide

Elk Meadows, United States

Rated: 2/5 (from 3 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Highest Lift3,170m10,400ft
Resort Height3,000m9,843ft
 Nearest AirportsSteamboat Springs and Denver International
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Elk Meadows

The American ski resort of Elk Meadows is at an altitude of 3,000m9,843ft.


Elk Meadows has direct access to 36 marked pistes, served by a total of 6 ski lifts.

The ski resort itself is at 3,000m9,843ft, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With ski lifts as high as 3,170m10,400ft, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.


There is skiing to suit a range of abilities.


Elk Meadows offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Elk Meadows.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Elk Meadows?

The next notable snow forecast is 7cm3in, expected on 9 February, with around 8cm3in forecast over the next 7 days.

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Snow Forecast by day for Elk Meadows

Ski Area Stats

Elk Meadows Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Number of runs
Cross Country
Total Length
20km12 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Elk Meadows Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift3,170m10,400ft
Resort Altitude (Elk Meadows)3,000m9,843ft
Lowest Piste2,770m9,088ft
Max Vertical400m1,312ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Elk Meadows
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Location and Map

Where is Elk Meadows?

This ski resort is in Grand, Colorado, United States.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Elk Meadows is Steamboat Springs, 116 minutes drive away.

Denver International, Yampa Valley, Vail/Eagle and Laramie airports are all within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The six ski lifts are able to uplift 8,000 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Elk Meadows 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.

Elk Meadows