A Snowy Start to 2014 Leaves Colorado with the Best Ski Conditions In North America
- With over 11,000 acres of skiable terrain open and snowfall 105 percent above average at Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge and Keystone, skiers and riders have access to fantastic conditions
Current snowfall totals as of Jan. 1 and acreage:
- Vail: 32” of snow with nearly 5,000 acres of open terrain and 30 lifts.
- Beaver Creek: 26” of snow with 1,776 acres of terrain open and 24 lifts.
- Breckenridge: 46” of snow with 2,382 acres of open terrain and 33 lifts.
- Keystone: 21” of snow with 2,328 acres of open terrain and 19 lifts.
Just weeks after the historic opening of Peak 6, and with nearly four feet of snow this month, Breckenridge is more than half way to its average January snowfall total with three weeks still to go! At Beaver Creek, the recent storms have allowed Ski Patrol to open the renowned Stone Creek Chutes, a favorite area of the mountain among expert skiers and riders.