The Mile High City is known for its dynamic recreational activities year-round, and of course, skiing is one of them. The Westin Westminster hotel has the perfect accommodations if you are looking for ski areas near Denver. Skiing draws a huge crowd to Colorado in the winter months - plan your next winter vacation at our hotel, and discover the beautiful Rocky Mountains. Because everyone deserves a snow day once in awhile!
Winter Park Express Ski Train
Getting to the mountains will be easier than ever with the newly launched Winter Park Express. Beginning January 7, 2017, the 500-person passenger train will run from Union Station and take guests to the slopes of Winter Park.
- 26 round-trips will run Saturday and Sunday, from January 7 to March 26
- Leave Denver’s Union Station at 7 a.m., arrives at the resort around 9 a.m., leaves 4:30 p.m. and returns to Denver at 6:40 p.m.
- Adult tickets start at $39 each way
- Children ages 2-12 ride for half price with a ticketed adult.
Ski areas are listed below in the order of the closest and furthest from our hotel.
Eldora Mountain Resort
Eldora receives 300 inches of snow per year and boasts Colorado's best snowmaking system. Coverage is 100% of groomed terrain, more than any other Colorado Resort.
Address: 2861 Eldora Ski Road #140 Nederland, CO 80466
Loveland Ski Resort
Located near the town of Georgetown, Colorado, this mountain is one of the closest ski mountains to the Denver metropolitan area.
Address: Exit 216 Interstate 70, Georgetown, CO 80444
Breckenridge Ski Resort
Nestled in the Colorado mountains, Breckenridge is a beautiful option for skiers. With over 2,908 acres of terrain, including multiple terrain parks, half-pipes, and trails, this mountain is ideal for the adventure seeker.
Address: 1599 Co Road 3, Breckenridge, CO 80424
Keystone consists of three mountains, which allows skiing for all ability levels.
Address: 100 Dercum Square, Keystone, CO 80435
Copper Mountain Ski Resort
Discover Copper Ski Resort, about 75 miles west of Denver, with excellent bowl skiing and trails that are suitable for all levels.
Address: 0509 Copper Road, Copper Mountain, CO 80443
Discover Winter Park in Colorado, Colorado's longest continually operated ski resort. It averages over 320 inches of snowfall and 3,081 acres of award-winning terrain.
Address: 85 Parsenn Road, Winter Park, CO 80482
Vail/Beaver Creek Ski Area
With more than 5,200 acres of groomed terrain ideal for skiing, Vail is one of the premier destinations for skiing in the world! Twenty minutes to the west of Vail is the luxurious ski area of Beaver Creek.
Address: Vail Ski Resort Vail, CO 81657
Beaver Creek Resort, 26 Avondale Lane, Avon, CO 81620
The Aspen Ski Area offers more than 5,300 acres of terrain between Aspen, Snowmass, Aspen Highlands and Buttermilk. With several mountains to choose from, you will find something for all experience levels and all ages here.
Address: P.O. Box 1248 601 E. Dean Street Aspen, CO 81612