Wolf Creek Ski Area

Wolf Creek Ski Area snowboarding and snow skiing is a fantastic!  Wolf Creek Ski Area guarantees fresh powder, with the most snow fall in Colorado each year!  It is only bout a45 minutes drive from Pony Chalet in Pagosa Spring, Colorado.


Skiing in the Colorado mountains is enjoyed by many, however, being able to ski and snowboard where the most snow falls in the state, far away from crowds and lift lines, is a Colorado experience not to be missed!

Pagosa Springs is located 23 miles from Wolf Creek Ski Area, where over 465 inches of snow falls on average each season.  And after a long day on the slopes, help your body recover with a dip in one of our many hot springs in downtown Pagosa.

Wolf Creek Ski Resort Video
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  • Wolf Creek Ski Area
    A family-friendly ski area that receives an incredible amount of snow each season.  With an impressive 465 inch average snowfall each season, Wolf Creek’s snow base is all natural, meaning no man-made snow.
  • A few facts about the mountain:
    • Skiable Terrain: 1600 acres
    • Vertical Drop: 1604 feet
    • Base Elevation: 10,300 feet
    • Summit Elevation: 11,904
    • Season: Early November to Early April

There are various reduced priced tickets for Local Appreciation Days (no ID required) scattered throughout the season

Snowboarding and Ski Rental Locations

  • Alpen Haus Ski Center
    Uptown – Pagosa Lakes
    2800 Conerstone Drive (next to Sears)
    Pagosa Springs, CO 81147
    (970) 731-7547
  • Pagosa Ski & Snowboard Rentals
    Downtown Pagosa Springs
    350 Pagosa Street Pagosa Springs, CO 81147
    (970) 264-2866
  • Ski and Bow Rack
    Fishing equipment, Fishing, Hunting,
    Snowmobiling & ATV Licenses

    Downtown Pagosa – East Side
    354 E. Pagosa St. Pagosa Springs, CO 81147
    (970) 264-2370
  • Summit Ski & Sports
    Downtown Pagosa – River Center
    172 E. Pagosa St. Pagosa Springs, CO 81147
    (970) 264-2456
  • Wolf Creek Ski & Snowboard Rentals
    The Ski Area 
    Wolf Creek Pass Pagosa Springs, CO 81147

Snow Boarding and Ski Lessons

  • Group Lessons – Group Lessons are available to all skiers who want their skiing to be more fun and exciting by improving their basic skills. A variety of group classes are available. Learn more about group lessons at http://www.wolfcreekski.com
  • Private Lessons – Private Lessons are available to those that desire a more personal and in-depth, one-on-one learning experience. Learn more about private lessons at http://www.wolfcreekski.com
  • Ski & Snowboard Lessons – General Information
    Wolf Creek Ski Area offers a variety of skiing and snowboarding lessons for all ages and abilities.
  • Wolf Pup Lessons – This program is geared towards 5-8 year olds to teach them the fun of skiing. As they get older, or skills progress, they are moved into the Hot Shots program. Learn more about Wolf Pups at http://www.wolfcreekski.com

Wolf Creek Ski Area Proposed Enhancements
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