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Backcountry Skiing in Colorado: Top Outdoor Adventures Awaiting You

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Find awesome powder and amazing runs on your next skiing adventure in Colorado.

Home to the vast Rocky Mountains and many awesome runs, Colorado is a skiers paradise. Choose from a wide range of ski towns like Telluride, Vail and Aspen, pack your skis and get ready for some awesome powder.

Top Backcountry Skiing trips | United States

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FAQs: Backcountry Skiing in United States

What should I know about Backcountry Skiing United States?

The Rocky Mountain National Park is an excellent location for backcountry skiing. Here you’ll find the Hidden Valley Backcountry Area and the Flattop Mountain. These areas provide awesome runs. In Aspen, you’ll find awesome spots, particularly the trails along Castle Creek Valley to Ashcroft. Telluride is another awesome option and is not as busy as some of the other backcountry spots in Colorado. Plus, Telluride is located in the San Juan Mountains where there are lots more runs to explore.

Why should I choose United States for my Backcountry Skiing adventure?

**Lots of choice on the slopes **

Colorado has 22 resorts in total covering all most 30,000 acres of skiing terrain. That’s a lot of land to ski on. There are also a number of huts deep in the backcountry which you can use as a base on your trips.

**Varied facilities **

The great thing about Colorado is that there are options for everyone. Whether you’re looking for a luxury experience, something suitable for the family or something a little more rustic, you’ll find what you’re looking for in Colorado.

** Great Weather **

The sun is almost always shining in Colorado. In fact, they get around 300 days of sunshine in a year. They also get excellent snowfall, and from November to May, you’ll be able to find somewhere in Colorado with good quality snow.

What can I expect from the weather during my Backcountry Skiing trip in United States?

Colorado is very sunny with around 300 days of sunshine a year. The weather is mild year round with averages of 7 degrees celsius in the winter and 30 degree days in the summer. The weather is always colder in the mountains.

Which language is predominantly spoken in the United States region?

English

What currency is accepted around United States?

US Dollar

How can I get to United States?

Fly to Denver International Airport then get a bus or drive to your final destination.

What's the country code for the United States region?

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When is the best time to travel to United States for Backcountry Skiing?

November through to May for backcountry skiing.

What people are saying about Backcountry Skiing | Colorado

Peggy

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Will was great wise and fun to spend the day with.

Peggy

5.00

Will was great wise and fun to spend the day with.

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