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Visit the most popular Colorado ski resorts and you're at a true mecca of skiing and snowboarding. The Colorado Rockies are home to some best ski and snowboard resorts in the nation.

The following are rankings of Colorado ski resorts by mountain height. Accurately compare some of the best CO resorts - what is the height of Vail, Breckenridge height, Keystone height, Aspen Snowmass height, Telluride height, Crested Butte height, etc.

Snowmass Ski Resort, Aspen, Colorado

Snowmass height based on total elevation difference is 4396 ft

4030 ft

3000-3500 acres

Telluride Ski Resort, Colorado

Telluride height based on total elevation difference is 4410 ft

3830 ft

2000-2500 acres

Aspen Highlands Ski Resort, Colorado

Aspen Highlands height based on total elevation difference is 4292 ft

3572 ft

1000-1500 acres

Beaver Creek Ski Resort, Colorado

Beaver Creek height based on total elevation difference is 4040 ft

3340 ft

1500-2000 acres

Aspen Mountain/Ajax Ski Resort, Colorado

Aspen height based on total elevation difference is 3267 ft

3267 ft

500-750 acres

Vail Ski Resort, Colorado

Vail height based on total elevation difference is 3450 ft

3041 ft

5000-5500 acres

Breckenridge Ski Resort, Colorado

Breckenridge height based on total elevation difference is 3398 ft

2880 ft

2000-2500 acres

Crested Butte Mountain Resort, Colorado

Crested Butte height based on total elevation difference is 3042 ft

2755 ft

1000-1500 acres

Winter Park Ski Resort, Colorado

Winter Park height based on total elevation difference is 2980 ft

2574 ft

2500-3000 acres

Steamboat Ski Resort, Colorado

Steamboat height based on total elevation difference is 3668 ft

2479 ft

2500-3000 acres

Copper Mountain Ski Resort, Colorado

Copper Mountain height based on total elevation difference is 2601 ft

2410 ft

2000-2500 acres

Taos Ski Resort, New Mexico

Taos height based on total elevation difference is 3165 ft

2379 ft

1000-1500 acres

Keystone Ski Resort, Colorado

Keystone height based on total elevation difference is 3324 ft

2362 ft

3000-3500 acres

Angel Fire Ski Resort, New Mexico

Angel Fire height based on total elevation difference is 2185 ft

2072 ft

500-750 acres

Buttermilk Ski Resort, Aspen, Colorado

Buttermilk height based on total elevation difference is 2030 ft

2030 ft

250-500 acres

Silverton Mountain Ski Area, Colorado

Silverton height based on total elevation difference is 3087 ft

1900 ft

1500-2000 acres

Loveland Ski Area, Colorado

Loveland height based on total elevation difference is 2365 ft

1781 ft

1500-2000 acres

Sunlight Ski Resort, Colorado

Sunlight height based on total elevation difference is 1936 ft

1756 ft

250-500 acres

Ski Santa Fe, New Mexico

Ski Santa Fe height based on total elevation difference is 1740 ft

1740 ft

500-750 acres

Arapahoe Basin Ski Resort, Colorado

Arapahoe Basin/A-Basin height based on total elevation difference is 2270 ft

1698 ft

750-1000 acres

Red River Ski Area, New Mexico

Red River height based on total elevation difference is 1652 ft

1652 ft

250-500 acres

Durango/Purgatory Ski Resort, Colorado

Durango/Purgatory height based on total elevation difference is 2029 ft

1609 ft

1000-1500 acres

Powderhorn Ski Resort, Colorado

Powderhorn height based on total elevation difference is 1600 ft

1600 ft

500-750 acres

Wolf Creek Ski Area, Colorado

Wolf Creek height based on total elevation difference is 1550 ft

1400 ft

1500-2000 acres

Eldora Ski Resort, Colorado

Eldora height based on total elevation difference is 1355 ft

1355 ft

500-750 acres

Cooper Ski Resort, Colorado

Cooper height based on total elevation difference is 1180 ft

1180 ft

250-500 acres

Sipapu Ski Resort, New Mexico

Sipapu height based on total elevation difference is 1075 ft

1075 ft

100-250 acres

Monarch Ski Resort, Colorado

Monarch height based on total elevation difference is 1135 ft

1011 ft

500-750 acres

SolVista Basin Ski Resort, Colorado

SolVista Basin height based on total elevation difference is 839 ft

839 ft

250-500 acres

Echo Mountain Ski and Snowboard Resort, Colorado

Echo Mountain height based on total elevation difference is 600 ft

600 ft

less than 100 acres

Hesperus Ski Area, Colorado

Hesperus height based on total elevation difference is 600 ft

600 ft

less than 100 acres

Snowy Range Ski Area, Wyoming

Snowy Range height based on total elevation difference is 873 ft

593 ft

100-250 acres

Kendall Mountain Recreation Area, Colorado

Kendall height based on total elevation difference is 240 ft

240 ft

less than 100 acres

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Spotlights: Colorado Rockies

The biggest skiing and the best resorts - the Colorado Rocky Mountains are truly as ski mecca. Here are some great snow photos submitted by some resorts.
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Spotlight Photos:
Durango Resort in Colorado

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Vail Resort in Colorado

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Beaver Creek in Colorado

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Breckenridge in Colorado

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