Updated: 4/5/2017 8:47 AM

Next update: Thursday, April 6!

New snow here is as of Wednesday morning. The season is slowly winding down, but it’s not over yet.

Here are some highlights for this coming weekend: Purgatory re-opens Friday through Sunday and open weekends through the end of April… Wolf Creek has closed but may open on weekends in April if snow allows... Silverton is open one more weekend. 



New: 0

Storm: 4

This Week: 6

Base: 63

This Season: 263

Lifts: 8/10

Runs: 93/94

Groomed: 26

Lifts 1, 2, 4, 7 & 9 are turning 10am- 5pm this Friday through Sunday; lifts 3 & 8  10-4:30 on the back side as well. Purgatory is open weekends Apr 7-9, 14-16, 22 & 23, and April 29 & 30 with live music every Sunday!

After delays due to 21 feet of snowfall this winter, the new surface lift at the bottom of the backside is now open. Lift 11 is a pair of transfer lifts takes skiers and snowboarders across the toe of the slope from roughly the bottom of Dirty’s Secret, a new trail at Purgatory which debuted this season, Siegele Street or Lower Bull Run over to the bottom of the Legends Express. Lift 11 is a modernized rope tow design, called a Swiss Cord, which skiers can access from any point along the alignment to easily traverse over to the base of the Legends Express.  Positioned end-to-end, spanning approximately 1,300 feet, skiers are able to grab any point and move to the west, toward the high-speed quad.


Wolf Creek

New: 2

Storm: 6

This Week: 16

Base: 111

This Season: 417

Lifts: 7/7

Runs: 77/77

Surface: P/PP

Note: Even though closing day was Sunday, April 2, if there is significant snowfall and good timing of storm cycles, Wolf Creek will reopen for weekends throughout April. Announcements for reopening dates will be found on the homepage at www.WolfCreekSki.com.


Silverton Mountain

New: 8

Storm: 12

This Week: 20

Base: 50-90

Lifts: 1/1

Runs: 69/69

Open Thursday through Sunday. Unguided Season (guides still available during unguided season), April 7-9.



Closed for the season.


Arizona Snowbowl (Flagstaff)

New: 4

Storm: 4

This Week: 4

Base: 97

This Season: 326

Lifts: 6/8

Runs: 42/45

Groomed: NR

Parks: 2/3 open with 48 features

Open on Friday through Sunday through April 30th. The World's Best Spring Break Special is extended for the remainder of the season! Purchase a $29 lift ticket 48 hours in advance online and get a FREE $15 gift card (good for retail, food and bar purchases same day). For all online specials visit us at www.ArizonaSnowbowl.com/SpringBreak.


Report Legend: Snowfall amounts are listed in inches. Surface conditions are noted as follows: P=Powder, PP=Packed Powder, MG=Machine Groomed Snow, HP=Hard Packed, SP=Spring Conditions, VC=Variable Conditions, CS=Corn Snow, NR=No Report From Ski Area, N/A=Not Applicable, T=Trace.


More Information:
Here are some links that you may find helpful: 

Ski New Mexico

Colorado Ski Country

Ski Utah

New Mexico National Weather Service 

Colorado National Weather Service 

Colorado Mtn Weather & Avalanche Report

Detailed Ski Area Forecast From SnowForecast

Warren Miller Films & Info

National Forest Service (has fall color info and more)

Colorado Ski History Web Site (includes info on closed NM/CO areas)

New Mexico Road Conditions


Road Condition Phone Numbers: New Mexico 800-432-4269, Colorado 303-639-1111, Utah 866-511-8824, Arizona 888-411-7623.