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Last updated: February 18, 2019 12:28 pm

Snow Report

3″  of SNOW overnight. More snow expected all week, as much as a FOOT by tomorrow.

March lift tickets from $39! Enjoy the World’s Best Spring Break at Purgatory with amazing lift ticket deals, a FREE $19 food and beverage gift card, and lessons and rentals for $19! Hurry- quantities are limited.

Discounted lift tickets are available online when purchased 48 hours in advance.

 

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Trails Open
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Lifts Open
69”
Base Depth
100%
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Snow Totals

3”
24 hrs
5”
48 hrs
5”
72 hrs
27”
5 Days
184”
Season Total
3”
Since 4 pm

Weather Forecast

Overnight

Snow Showers iconSnow Showers
14° high / low
Wind: WSW 6 G 12 MPH

Tuesday

Snow iconSnow
14° high / -4° low

Wednesday

Chance Snow iconChance Snow
20° high / low

Thursday

Heavy Snow iconHeavy Snow
23° high / 14° low
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Snow Conditions

Primary Conditions

Powder

Secondary Conditions

Packed Powder

Key:

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Terrain Parks

  • Open Icon
    Intermediate
    Divine Comedy Terrain Park
  • Open Icon
    Easiest
    The Bank
  • Open Icon
    Easiest
    Headwaters Park
  • Open Icon
    Advanced
    Paradise Terrain Park
  • Open Icon
    Intermediate
    Pitchfork Terrain Park
  • Open Icon
    Easiest
    Animas City Adventure Park
  • Open Icon
    Easiest
    Angels Tread Terrain Park
  • Open Icon
    Easiest
    Pinkerton Starter Park
  • Open Icon
    Intermediate
    Mark's Park
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Inferno Mountain Coaster

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Road Conditions

Highway 550

Open, snowy.

For detailed road conditions, visit the Colorado Department of Transportation online.

Lifts & Trails

Key:  Open Icon  Open  Close Icon  Closed
  • Lift 1: Purgatory Village Express Lift

    Hours: 9am-4pm   Open Icon  Open
    • more-difficult  Bottom Catharsis

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • most-difficult  Brimstone

       Open Icon Open
    • most-difficult  Catharsis

       Open Icon Open
    • expert-only  Upper Catharsis

       Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Cherub

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Exodus

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • expert-only  Gelande

       Open Icon Open
    • most-difficult  Lower Hades

       Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Upper Hades

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Mark's Park

       Open Icon Open
    • expert-only  Monkey Brains - Extreme Terrain - Not Patrolled

      Close Icon Closed
    • expert-only  Monkey Gulley - Extreme Terrain - Not Patrolled

      Close Icon Closed
    • most-difficult  No Mercy

       Open Icon Open
    • easiest  Lower Pandemonium

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • most-difficult  Pandemonium

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • expert-only  Upper Pandemonium

       Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Paradise

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • most-difficult  Sheol

       Open Icon Open
    • most-difficult  Styx

       Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Tinker's Dam

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Tinker's Dam Detour

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • expert-only  Tribulation

       Open Icon Open
    • easiest  Yellow Brick Road

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
  • Lift 2: Engineer Lift

    Hours: 9am-4pm   Open Icon  Open
    • most-difficult  Ambassadors Glade

       Open Icon Open
    • easiest  Animas City

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • easiest  The Bank

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  El Diablo

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Limbo

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • most-difficult  Limbo Alley

       Open Icon Open
    • easiest  Mercy

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Pitchfork

       Open Icon Open
    • easiest  Sa's Psyche

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • easiest  Walk-A-Lot

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Westfork

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  What

       Open Icon Open
    • easiest  Who

       Open Icon Open
  • Lift 3: Hermosa Park Express Lift

    Hours: 9am-3:30pm   Open Icon  Open
    • more-difficult  Airmail

       Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Upper Bank

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • easiest  BD&M Expressway

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Boogie

       Open Icon Open
    • most-difficult  Cool It

       Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Harris Park (Glades)

       Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Harris Hill Run

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • easiest  Hermosa Parkway

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • easiest  Nirvana

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Peace

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Salvation

       Open Icon Open
    • easiest  Silvertip

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • most-difficult  Snag

       Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Where

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Zinfandel

       Open Icon Open
  • Lift 4: Twilight Lift

    Hours: 9am-4pm   Open Icon  Open
    • easiest  Annie's Angels Tread

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Lower Bank

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • easiest  Columbine

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • easiest  Lower Demon

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Upper Demon

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • easiest  Divinity

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • easiest  Lower Divinity

       Open Icon Open
    • most-difficult  Li'l Toot

       Open Icon Open
    • easiest  Nature Trail

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • easiest  Pinkerton Toll Road

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
  • Lift 5: Grizzly Lift

    Hours: Fri-Mon 9am-3:30pm   Open Icon  Open
    • expert-only  Lower Bull Run

       Open Icon Open
    • most-difficult  Upper Bull Run

       Open Icon Open
    • most-difficult  Crazy Joe's

       Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Deadspike

       Open Icon Open
    • most-difficult  Lower Deadspike

       Open Icon Open
    • expert-only  Elevator Shaft

       Open Icon Open
    • most-difficult  Grizzly Gulley

       Open Icon Open
    • most-difficult  Gunsight

       Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Path to Peace

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • most-difficult  Wapiti

       Open Icon Open
    • most-difficult  Yote's Chute

       Open Icon Open
  • Lift 6: Needles Lift

    Hours: Open as Needed    Groomed icon Open as Needed
  • Lift 7: Graduate Lift

    Hours: 9am-4pm   Open Icon  Open
    • easiest  Apprentice

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • easiest  Flume

       Open Icon Open
    • easiest  Graduate

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • easiest  Ph.D.

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • easiest  Professor

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Skiway

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
  • Lift 8: Legends Lift

    Hours: 9am-3:30pm   Open Icon  Open
    • expert-only  Bottom's Chute

       Open Icon Open
    • most-difficult  Blackburn's Bash

       Open Icon Open
    • most-difficult  Boudreaux's

       Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Cathedral Tree Way

       Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Chet's

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • expert-only  Dirty's Secret

       Open Icon Open
    • most-difficult  Elliott's

       Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Gateway

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • most-difficult  Hoody's

       Open Icon Open
    • most-difficult  James' Gang

       Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Joan's Jubilee

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • most-difficult  Kim Kim

       Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Legends

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Legends Bypass

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Major Fun

       Open Icon Open
    • expert-only  McCormack's

       Open Icon Open
    • most-difficult  Poet's Glade

       Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Lower Paul's Park

       Open Icon Open
    • most-difficult  Upper Paul's Park

       Open Icon Open
    • most-difficult  Ray's Ridge

       Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Sally's Run

       Open Icon Open
    • most-difficult  Siegele Street

       Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Vincent's

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
  • Lift 9: Columbine Lift

    Hours: 9am-4pm   Open Icon  Open
  • Lift 10: Ski School Magic Carpet

    Hours: 9am-4pm   Open Icon  Open
  • Lift 11: Surface Lift that returns you to Lift 8

    Hours: Fri-Sun 9am-3:30pm    Groomed icon Open as Needed
  • Lift 13: Magic Carpet in Columbine Beginner Area

    Hours: 9am-4pm   Open Icon  Open

Upcoming Events

For a list of all Purgatory events and activities, click here.


Colorado High School Championships

February 21, 2019
The Colorado High School State Ski Championship is coming to Purgatory Resort!  Watch 250 of the state’s best young skiers compete in two days of racing. Thursday, February 21: Slalom Race on Pandemonium Friday, February 22: Giant Slalom Race on Pandemonium Both races ...
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Dave Spencer Ski Classic

February 22, 2019
At this annual fundraiser for the Adaptive Ski Association of Durango, skiers with and without disabilities ski side-by-side to support ASA’s mission to make outdoor recreation accessible to everyone. Purgatory Resort partners with ASA to enrich the lives of individuals with ...
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Snowcat Dining Excursion | February 23, 2019

February 23, 2019
Enjoy spectacular views of the alpenglow on the Needles Mountains in this unmatched dining experience. You’ll depart from the base area outside of Purgy’s at 5 p.m. and ride in the enclosed snowcat up to the Powderhouse Restaurant. There,  you’ll ...
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Community Benefit Day # 2

February 24, 2019
Get reduced-price lift tickets with a portion of each ticket sale benefiting Big Brothers Big Sisters. Community Benefit Day lift tickets can only be purchased online and must be purchased at least 48 hours in advance. Adult: $45 | Teen: $32 | Child: $25 | Senior: ...
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Demo Day

February 24, 2019
Come try all the latest gear!  Just $10 for unlimited demos, all day long.  Your favorite local shops will be on the mountain offering demos of their newest skis and snowboards.  Demos start at 9am, and last demo is at ...
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Additional Activities

Purgatory Resort offers additional winter activities in and around our resort. Click the links below for reservations and more information.