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Last updated: February 17, 2018 5:31 am

Snow Report

22″ in the past 5 days. More **SNOW** in forecast later this weekend. 97% open across front and backsides. Open daily, 9-4pm. 

Purgatory now offers FREE lodging with lift ticket purchase! Learn more here.

President’s Weekend in the powder! Powderhouse Deck Party & Night Rail Jam TODAY.  Teacher Appreciation Day on Monday. Check full event schedule.

Save on lift tickets when you purchase online in advance!

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Trails Open
11
Lifts Open
36-41”
Base Depth
97%
Open

Snow Totals

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28”
7 Days
79”
Season Total
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Since 4 pm

Weather Forecast

This Afternoon

Sunny iconSunny
39° high / 21° low
Wind: NE 6 G 13 MPH

Sunday

Sunny then Chance Rain/Snow and Breezy iconSunny then Chance Rain/Snow and Breezy
39° high / 24° low

Washington's Birthday

Snow Showers and Blowing Snow iconSnow Showers and Blowing Snow
38° high / low

Tuesday

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31° high / low
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Snow Conditions

Primary Conditions

Packed Powder

Secondary Conditions

Powder

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Terrain Parks

  • Open Icon
    Advanced
    Paradise Terrain Park
  • Open Icon
    Intermediate
    Pitchfork Terrain Park
  • Open Icon
    Intermediate
    Divine Comedy Terrain Park
  • Open Icon
    Easiest
    T-2 Terrain Park
  • Open Icon
    Easiest
    Animas City Adventure Park
  • Open Icon
    Easiest
    Angels Tread Terrain Park
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    Easiest
    Pinkerton Starter Park
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Tubing Hill

  • Our Tubing Hill is open 12 - 6pm
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Road Conditions

Highway 550

Open and clear.  Please use caution.  For more detailed road conditions, visit the Colorado Department of Transportation online.

Lifts & Trails

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  • Lift 1: Purgatory Village Express Lift

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

       Groomed icon Groomed  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  Demon

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Exodus

       Open Icon Open
    • expert-only  Gelande

       Open Icon Open
    • most-difficult  Lower Hades

       Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Upper Hades

       Open Icon Open
    • expert-only  Monkey Brains

      Close Icon Closed
    • expert-only  Monkey Gulley

      Close Icon Closed
    • most-difficult  No Mercy

       Open Icon Open
    • most-difficult  Pandemonium

       Open Icon Open
    • easiest  Lower 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  Styx

       Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Tinker's Dam

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

       Open Icon Open
    • easiest  Yellow Brick Road

       Open Icon Open
  • Lift 2: Engineer Lift

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

       Open Icon Open
    • easiest  Animas City

       Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Middle Bank

       Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  El Diablo

       Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Limbo

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

       Open Icon Open
    • easiest  Mercy

       Open Icon Open
    • easiest  Sa's Psyche

       Open Icon Open
    • easiest  Walk-A-Lot

       Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Westfork

       Groomed icon Groomed  Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  What

       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

       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

       Open Icon Open
    • easiest  Hermosa Parkway

       Open Icon Open
    • easiest  Nirvana

       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

       Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Zinfandel

       Open Icon Open
  • Lift 4: Twilight Lift

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

       Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Lower Bank

       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
    • most-difficult  Li'l Toot

       Open Icon Open
    • easiest  Nature Trail

       Open Icon Open
    • easiest  Pinkerton Toll Road

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

    Hours: Open Sat & Sun 9am-3:30pm   Open Icon  Open
    • easiest  BD&M Expressway

       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

       Open Icon Open
    • most-difficult  Wapiti

       Open Icon Open
    • most-difficult  Yote's Chute

       Open Icon Open
  • Lift 6: Needles Lift

    Hours: Open Sat & Sun 9am-4pm   Open Icon  Open
  • 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
    • most-difficult  Blackburn's Bash

       Open Icon Open
    • most-difficult  Lower Blackburn's Bash

       Open Icon Open
    • most-difficult  Bottom's Chute

       Open Icon Open
    • most-difficult  Boudreaux's

       Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Cathedral Tree Way

       Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Chet's

       Open Icon Open
    • expert-only  Dirty's Secret

       Open Icon Open
    • most-difficult  Elliott's

       Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Gateway

       Open Icon Open
    • most-difficult  James' Gang

       Open Icon Open
    • most-difficult  Hoody's

       Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Joan's Jubilee

       Open Icon Open
    • most-difficult  Kim Kim

       Open Icon Open
    • more-difficult  Legends

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

       Open Icon Open
    • expert-only  McCormack's

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

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

       Open Icon Open
    • most-difficult  Poet's Glade

       Open Icon Open
    • most-difficult  Ray's Ridge

       Groomed icon Groomed  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 11: surface lift returns you to Lift 8

    Hours:    Close Icon  Closed
  • Lift 13: NEW Magic Carpet in Columbine Beginner Area

    Hours: Open Tues, Sat & Sun, 9am-4pm   Open Icon  Open

Upcoming Events

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


USASA Snowboard & Skier Halfpipe Competition

February 17, 2018
Sign up to compete, or just come watch!  We’ve got three days of snowboard and skier halfpipe competitions in the Pitchfork Terrain Park! Event Registration: Register Online. Race Day Registration:  Located at Hoody’s each morning 8 am – 9:00 am. USASA Membership is required to compete, ...
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ON3P Ski Demos

February 17, 2018
Built with pride in Portland, OR!  Come test ride a pair of ON3P skis.  They will be in the base area all day. Free!
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Powderhouse Deck Party with Steamworks Brewing

February 17, 2018
Our friends from Steamworks Brewing will be rocking the deck at Powderhouse!  Lots of fun. Lots of beer. Prize giveaways and music! 11am – 3pm at Powderhouse.
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Night Rail Jam!

February 17, 2018
Our biggest rail jam of the season is under the lights in prime time! Come check out the best talent in the area as they show off their skills in the DC Terrain Park!  This is always one of our most ...
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Teacher Appreciation Day, presented by Vectra Bank

February 19, 2018
Teachers — today is your day!  Join us on the mountain so we can honor you for your commitment to our children. All School Employees Are Invited! Teacher Appreciation Day is not just for teachers.  Anyone who works for a ...
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Snowshoe Tours

Explore Colorado’s beautiful San Juan Mountains during guided tours. For more information and to schedule your guided snowshoe tour, call 970-385-2147 of visit Guest Services.


Call for information (970) 385-2147

Additional Purgatory Activities


Purgatory has great events coming up!

Check out all the Events and Activities online!
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