Mountain Cam Altitude: 8,091 feet | View from Hesperus Lodge looking southeast
Hesperus Ski Area is a popular hill for Durango locals to go after the work day. It’s always fun getting some turns in under the stars with Hesperus night skiing, which is the largest in the Southwest. It’s a small ski area located 11 miles west of Durango, on Highway 160 in Hesperus, CO.
HESPERUS SKI RESORT STATS INCLUDE.
8,100 feet/2,469 meters
8,880 feet/2,707 meters
700 feet/213 meters
5 total (2 High Speed Quad Lifts, 1 Tripple Chair Lift, 1 Double chair Lift and 1 Surface Lift)
NA skiers per hour
60 acres/24 hectares
NA marked trail (30% beginner, 50% intermediate, 0% advanced, 20% expert)
AVERAGE SNOWFALL (ANNUAL)
311 inches/790 centimeters