Check out our friends at Silverton Heli* for big-time helicopter skiing and snowboarding terrain or visit Silverton Mountain for chairlift served adventure skiing while in the lower 48. Here you will find amazing lines in every direction and one chairlift perfectly located to deliver you to the goods. Imagine a place where the average total snowfall of over 400″ exceeds the amount of daily visitors. Advanced and expert only riding, no groomers, no clearcut runs and a real mountain experience with plenty of adventure on tap.
All thrills no frills. The Silverton terrain is primarily for the advanced and expert skier and those who enjoy adventure. Silverton Mountain operates in a one of a kind fashion in that certain times of year it provides guided only skiing with small amounts of skiers on a daily basis (similar to a cat or heli operation), and other times of year it allows unguided skiing. Avalanche gear is required to ride the lift at all times. Silverton Mountain located in Silverton, Colorado opened for business on January 19th, 2002. You can also heli ski at Silverton Mountain.
Why Heli Silverton Colorado? Stellar terrain options with big lines available…Miles and miles of terrain…Higher caliber skiers on higher caliber terrain…Excellent snow quality due to highest elevation in North America…Almost zero down days…Chairlift backup…Colorado sunshine…Above and below treeline skiing options.
*Silverton Mountain and Silverton Heli are independent and separate businesses from Silverton Mountain Guides.