Top 3 Ski Areas Near Colorado Springs, CO - Visit Colorado Springs

Ski Near Colorado Springs

The Colorado Springs Airport offers you access to some of the best skiing in the U.S.


We are lucky to have three top ski areas near Colorado Springs. Skiers and snowboarders enjoy the convenience of flying to The Colorado Springs Airport and getting to the slopes faster! Choose Colorado Springs as your ski basecamp to access some of the best terrain that the Rockies have to offer. Here’s a quick overview of the nearby Monarch Mountain, Cooper, and Summit Country ski areas:

Monarch Mountain

 This family-friendly resort is located just 126 miles southwest of Colorado Springs and offers a fun and stress free skiing experience.

Ski Cooper

Skip the crowded lift lines and head to Cooper. Only 147 miles northwest from the Colorado Springs Airport, you’ll be there in no time at all!

Summit County

Breckenridge, Keystone, and Arapahoe Basin are all less than three hours away and easily accessible from Colorado Springs Airport. Forget the traffic and hassle of traveling from Denver, CO. Instead, fly in to COS and take a relaxing, scenic drive through rural Colorado to get to these top resorts!


Need a lift? Colorado Adventure Hostel has got you covered. For just $50, the hostel is offering a night in one of their shared dorm rooms and transportation to either Keystone Resort or Arapahoe Basin throughout the ski season. Step outside your cozy room to hop on a shuttle and take in the beautiful backdrop of the Rocky Mountains as you sit back and relax on your way to the slopes. Go for the price, stay for the adventure. 


Connect with more of our transportation partners to get to the slopes in 3 hours or less.

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Fly COS

Fly direct or connect to get to the slopes faster!

Getting to the mountains is hassle-free when you fly into Colorado Springs, named Colorado's Airport of the Year in 2019. Avoid the ski traffic and take a relaxing, rural drive along Highway 24 West. Enjoy the scenic beauty of the mountain range and get your first taste of Colorado splendor on your drive up. Why waste precious time in your car when you could be carving that fresh powder?

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