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Snowcat Dinners & Scenic Tours

by Purgatory Snowcat Adventures

Experience a unique ride in a snowcat with breathtaking views of the San Juan Mountains.  Purgatory Snowcat Adventures offers 30-minute Scenic Snowcat Tours and 5-course gourmet Snowcat Dinner Excursions.


Book Your Tour

View the tabs below to book your Dinner Excursion or Scenic Snowcat Tour online, at the resort through Guest Services, or call (970)375-6112.

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  • Scenic Tours

Dinner Excursions

Snowcat Dinner Excursion

Enjoy spectacular views of the alpenglow on the Needles Mountains, plus a unique culinary offering. Experience a ride in the enclosed snowcat up to Powderhouse Restaurant. Start the evening with mulled wine or Champagne, then savor a sophisticated menu of hors d’oeuvres, fresh salad, handcrafted soup, main course and dessert, plus wine and beer.  Find the menu here.

$150 per person—Includes snowcat ride, appetizers, dinner, dessert, and 2 glasses of wine/beer. Cash bar is also available. Guests meet at the Ticket Office between 4:45 & 5:00pm to pick up tickets. 

Available Dates
Jan. 21;  Feb. 4, 11, 18, 19, 25;  Mar. 4, 11, 15, 18, 25

Book Now 

Reservations are required. Seating is limited. Book at the resort through Guest Services, online, or call (970)375-6112.

Terms, Conditions & Refund Policy
Reservations are required 24 hours in advance of the day of the dinner excursion.  A minimum number of dinner guests is required. Dining excursions are weather- and condition-dependent, and Purgatory may choose to cancel at any time and will provide a full refund. Reservations are otherwise non-refundable.


Or go cat skiing or snowboarding!  With access to over 35,000 acres of expansive terrain in the San Juan backcountry, Purgatory Snowcat Adventures (formerly San Juan Untracked) is Colorado’s largest backcountry skiing & snowboarding operation. Learn more about Snowcat Skiing