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Silverton Mountain

6226 State Hwy 110, Silverton, CO 81433
+1 970-387-5706
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Awesome terrain, excellent snow, wonderful people

This is essentially lift-serviced back country skiing. Access is via a 6-mile drive on a dirt road... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2018
powderforage
,
Arizona
Beautiful when it snows but really scary

We thought we were comfortable with mountain roads, but the lack of guardrails really frightened... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2017
Lisa C
,
Middletown, Virginia
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6226 State Hwy 110, Silverton, CO 81433
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"challenging terrain"
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"ski experience"
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"old west"
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"backcountry skiing"
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"unique experience"
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"gorgeous drive"
in 2 reviews
"the main street"
in 2 reviews
"heli"
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"skiers"
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"town"
in 13 reviews
"snow"
in 11 reviews
"tent"
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"roads"
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"avalanche"
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"bust"
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"cat"
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

This is essentially lift-serviced back country skiing. Access is via a 6-mile drive on a dirt road. Most runs involve a hike from the top of the chair. Every run would be a double diamond at any other ski area. Most runs end with a...More

Thank powderforage
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Reviewed 8 October 2017

We thought we were comfortable with mountain roads, but the lack of guardrails really frightened us. Gorgeous drive, just don't look down.

Thank Lisa C
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Reviewed 30 August 2017

I am not skier, but I was enjoyed of views at Silverton mountain area, pine forest, fast creek, white snow summits. Especially was interesting see remained mines. There are a lot of mountain roads surround Silverton town some of them passable on conventional car (not...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2017

If you are an advanced skier (who likes to hike for turns) this is a mandatory trip. Very challenging terrain from one double chair! Be prepared to hike. But if you're honest with the guides about your ability and terrain choices, they will take you...More

Thank Mark G
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Reviewed 26 February 2017

Silverton Mt is a unique ski experience. It is not your classic ski resort. Go here you must realize that though they have a lift you will be doing some serious hiking.But the snow and terrain is worth it

Thank pwdrlabby
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Reviewed 6 February 2017

Had a legendary trip to Silverton Mtn for Heli Skiing. The staff and guides were beyond exceptional. This mtn isn't for the weak but the guides can monitor your level and adjust on the fly!

Thank Cjskilee
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Reviewed 1 February 2017

Silverton Mountain is a unique experience for the resort goer looking for something a little more adventurous. Offering heli or cat like terrain serviced by a lift and hiking is a unique experience. The staff is fun, but extremely skilled and professional. The prices for...More

Thank Jay R
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Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

We were all set and ready to go. The staff was incredibly nice and professional Unfortunately the day was called off because of avalanche danger. We will definitely return I always agree with safety first. This is the real deal and the guides seem very...More

Thank Kathy H
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Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

We were visiting Durango and made the drive up to Silverton on a Wednesday for some shopping. When we arrived, we found everything closed up. We did find one restaurant open and had lunch so it wasn't entirely a bust.

Thank Mel78605
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Reviewed 19 October 2016

Being in Silverton is very much like stepping back in time; the shops are well-stocked & lively in the summer, & there are many eating establishments & diversions, such as the Silverton railroad trip to create a lovely day! The main street is lined with...More

Thank Teresa L
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Angela C
12 April 2016|
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Response from Mark G | Reviewed this property |
We booked reserved both lodging and lift tickets a few months in advance and didn't have a problem getting the dates we wanted.
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