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Eldora: Real Good. Real Close.

Eldora Ski Resort, a Rocky Mountain gem nestled just outside the charming town of Nederland, Colorado, is a winter paradise that’s as convenient as it is breathtaking. Located just 21 miles west of downtown Boulder, Colorado, Eldora offers outdoor enthusiasts a memorable winter mountain experience with less of the driving hassle! 

Proximity and Transportation

Eldora proves to be an ideal choice for Front Range residents seeking to avoid the hassle of ski traffic. Convenient public transportation options seamlessly connect downtown Boulder to the ski resort. You can easily board the RTD’s NB bus at the Downtown Boulder Station and disembark just a stone’s throw away from the Alpenglow chairlift. In alignment with Boulder County’s commitment to sustainable transportation and Eldora’s own Play Forever sustainability ethos, the resort offers complimentary RTD tickets for travelers on the NB bus route. Additionally, on Saturdays, Sundays, and select days, visitors can enjoy complimentary round-trip shuttle services between Boulder and Eldora, further enhancing the accessibility and eco-conscious appeal of this winter destination.

Terrific Terrain

Boasting Colorado’s best snowmaking system, and 100% coverage of groomed terrain, there is never a worry about the quality and quantity of snow! The most difficult trails at Eldora can be found off the Corona lift where skiers and snowboarders alike can enjoy double black diamond glades with steeps, cliffs, gullies, and more. Rentals and Lessons are available for kids to adults. Eldora’s friendly instructors, manageable size, and laid-back vibe, make it the best place to learn new skills, right in your backyard!

Community and Events

Eldora also hosts many events to bring the community together. Visitors can attend 5k/10k runs, music festivals, freestyle competitions, retail sales, and more. Due to the proximity to Boulder, there are many other activities and events in town that make the ski community so close-knit. Not to mention the extensive variety of excellent dining, shopping and lodging options!

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