Schedule of Operation

Winter 2015-2016

Lift starts running at 9 am (guided skiers should show at 8:15). Avalanche beacons, shovels and probes are needed to ski. Rentals are available at the mountain. Liability releases are also mandatory for anyone who wishes to participate.

December 19th – January 3rd

Unguided skiing. Guides available for those who want guided skiing at that time, guides can take you beyond the unguided boundaries. Dates for skiing early season are December 19th and 20th, December 26th and 27th, January 1st, 2nd, and 3rd.

January 8th – March 27th

Guided Only Skiing. January 8th, 9th and 10th; Jan 15th, 16th, and 17th. Then open Thursday through Sunday (plus Presidents Day Monday) through March 20th. March 25th, 26th, and 27th. Guided Only Skiing with approx 80 skiers a day. Reservations for guided skiing/boarding available now.

April 1st – April 10th

Unguided skiing returns. Guides still available for those who want guided skiing at that time, guides can take you beyond the unguided boundaries. Dates of operation for April are April 1st, 2nd, and 3rd and April 8th, 9th, and 10th.

Guided skiers are allowed beyond the boundaries to certain areas of the mountain during the unguided season on a daily basis, as per BLM safety regulations. These areas are constantly shifting around the mountain based on snow safety with loads of great terrain for both. With 1,819 acres, Silverton Mountain has more expert terrain than any ski area in North America.