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DILLON RANGER DISTRICT

WINTER RECREATION WEBSITES

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There are 4 major ski resorts located in the Dillon Ranger District:  Arapahoe Basin, Breckenridge, Copper Mountain and Keystone.  These resorts account for almost 4.1 million skier days per year!  For information regarding other ski areas in Colorado please click HERE.  There are also several Nordic Skiing & Snowshoeing Centers in the District:  Breckenridge Nordic Center, Frisco Nordic Center, Gold Run Nordic Center along with Nordic areas at each of the ski resorts.  Other winter activities include Nordic skiing, snowshoeing or snowmobiling on Forest Service trails throughout the District.  Recreation Opportunity Guide (ROG) sheets are available from the Dillon Ranger District office showing directions to the trailhead, trail highlights and a custom topographic trail map with an elevation profile.

LINKS

Below are links to web sites where you can get more information about Winter Recreation in Colorado and the rest of the US!

AVALANCHE INFORMATION

www.geosurvey.state.co.us/avalanche www.csac.org
   
   

 

BACKCOUNTRY HUTS

www.huts.org www.summithuts.org
   

 

 

 

 

BACKCOUNTRY SKIING

www.backcountryalliance.org www.coloradoski.com
   

 

 

 

 

CROSS-COUNTRY SKIING

www.xcski.org/ www.colorado-xc.org/

 

 

 

 

 

ROAD CONDITIONS

www.fhwa.dot.gov/trafficinfo/

www.cotrip.org

www.dot.state.co.us/travelinfo/currentcond/

   
   
   

SKI & SNOWBOARD RESORTS

www.coloradoguide.com www.ultimateskiguide.com/misc.htm
   
   
   

SNOW CONDITIONS

www.rsn.com/snow www.powderbuzz.com/
www.skimag.com/skimag/  
   
   
   

SNOWBOARDING

www.transworldsnowboarding.com/snow

www.durangoextreme.com/Snowboardingpage.htm

   
   
   

SNOWMOBILING

www.sledcity.com  
   
   
   

SNOWSHOEING

www.tubbs-trailnet.com/  
   
   
   

WEATHER

www.weatherunderground.com/ www.weather.com