Wolf Creek Ski Area to open October 19 and 20

Comments by Donny O'Neill/

Wolf Creek Ski Area, home to the most average annual snowfall in Colorado (430 inches), will open for early season skiing and snowboarding Saturday, October 19 and Sunday, October 20. The ski area has had 28 inches of snowfall so far this season and currently has a 22 inch base. The Bonanza and Nova lifts will run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

From Wolf Creek:

Wolf Creek is opening this Saturday and Sunday with the Nova and Bonanza Chairlifts operating from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM! After receiving another 4 inches of new snow, the current base is 22 inches with a year-to-date snowfall of 28 inches. Conditions are very early season!

The Ski School will be available for lessons including the Wolf Pup Program. Ski and Snowboard rentals will be available as well as Treasure Sports. Burgers and a limited menu will be served in the Wolf Creek Lodge (upper lodge); as well as drinks from the Pathfinder Bar.

For more information check the Snow Report page.

The Local Appreciation rate of $38.00 is available to Adults; $22.00 for Seniors and Children.

Applications for all departments for both part and full time positions are being accepted at this time. Please see employment page for details.