Ski Hesperus Snowboarding

The 27th most popular snowboarding destination in Colorado.

West of Durango, the Hesperus Ski Area has nine runs spread over 80 acres that are served by 1 lift with a maximum vertical descent of 600 feet.

The Hesperus Ski Area is located 11 miles west of Durango on US160. The nearest airport is Durango–La Plata County Airport (DRO), which is served by United Airlines and American Airlines.

Overall, Ski Hesperus is the 27th most popular snowboard & freeride destination of all 28 snowboarding resorts in Colorado.

Ski Hesperus Snowboarding Map



Local Contact(s):  Hesperus Ski Area (970) 259-3712; Durango Visitors (800) GO DURANGO; CO Visitors (800) COLORADO; Durango Avalanche Info (970) 247-8187.

Lift Tickets:  Ski Hesperus Discounted Lift Tickets (Up To 80% Off)

Recommended Book:  "Snowboard Resort Guide 2016" from Chris Gill

Best Season:  Jan. - Mar.

Average Difficulty:  Easy

Base Camp:  Durango Hostel (970) 247-9905

Luxury Loding:  Tamarron Resort; Strater Hotel (800) 247-4431

Breakfast Restaurant:  Durango Diner; Durango Coffee Company

Reference Source:  click here

Date Published:  

Date Updated:  7/13/2016

ID:  24336

Ski Hesperus Snowboarding Map