We are lucky to have several of the top Colorado ski resorts right here 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 ski terrain that the Rockies have to offer. Here’s a quick overview of the nearby Monarch Mountain, Cooper, and Summit Country ski areas:
1. MONARCH MOUNTAIN
This family-friendly resort is located just 126 miles southwest of Colorado Springs and offers a fun and stress free Colorado skiing experience. This "locals" mountain offers shorter lift lines and cheaper tickets.
2. 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! Don't forget to book your lift tickets early, and save big on great skiing!
3. SUMMIT COUNTY
Breckenridge, Keystone, Copper Mountain, Winter Park, 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 arrive at the best and most iconic ski resorts in Colorado!