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Hesperus Ski Center

  When I was a little kid we would come here sometimes if I remember correctly. It was a fun place. Says Amber.

The 700 foot drop from top to bottom is naturally not that much to talk about, but Hesperus Ski Center has so many other perfect properties. The seasonal snowfall is stronger than average at Hesperus Ski Center. This ski area has a much lower than average ratio of advanced and expert trails and a much higher than average percentage of green and
    blue runs. This is a small ski resort boasting a quite relaxed drop if compared to other US Rockies ski areas. This ski hill has a fairly small variety of runs and not many ski lifts. The Mesa Verde in winter is a pure snowboarding
or skiing paradise. Getting a magnificent workout and a chance to spend some time in the great outdoors have folks coming here. Having 80 acres of skiable territory, it makes for a cozy skiing experience. The extraordinary 25 feet of annual snowfall is ample for really great coverage. The 5 ski runs at this ski resort are great. The skiing and the snowboarding in Colorado is a lot of fun all winter season long. No other ski area for 25 miles has a higher drop.  
As you're on this net page you are possibly into skiing or snowboarding, either way, this region has many ski areas. You may have to settle for a hotel a bit far away from the base area if you want to stay overnight, but do reserve a room in advance of a trip since it is a very popular destination. This is a family friendly ski resort with scores of intermediate or beginner trails. The highlands of the Mesa Verde give this ski mountain a tremendously tremendous sight. This ski resort is a small-size ski resort managed by kind folks. The winter in Colorado is the most glorious time of the year for snowboarding or skiing. A load of skiers journey up here from Durango, especially on the weekends.






      



 

Hotels Near Hesperus Ski Center ski area, Mesa Verde, Colorado

BEST WESTERN Durango Inn & Suites, Durango
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11.2 miles away
Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites DURANGO CENTRAL, Durango
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11.5 miles away
Residence Inn Durango, Durango
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11.5 miles away
DoubleTree By Hilton Durango, Durango
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11.9 miles away
Historic Strater Hotel, Durango
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12.1 miles away
BEST WESTERN PLUS Rio Grande Inn, Durango
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12.1 miles away
Leland House And Rochester Hotel, Durango
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12.2 miles away
The General Palmer Hotel, Durango
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12.3 miles away
Econo Lodge Inn & Suites, Durango
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12.4 miles away
Hampton Inn Durango CO, Durango
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12.6 miles away
Quality Inn Durango, Durango
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12.6 miles away
Durango Travelodge, Durango
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12.7 miles away
Ramada Limited Durango, Durango
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12.7 miles away
Comfort Inn & Suites Durango, Durango
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12.7 miles away
BEST WESTERN Mountain Shadows, Durango
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12.7 miles away
* Distances listed are direct linear distances, actual travel distance may be different.

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These outdoors activities are available near Hesperus Ski Center ski area.
 Ski Areas Near Hesperus Ski Center ski area:
Purgatory, Colorado , 25 miles away
   2029 foot drop, 11 lifts, 85 runs
   26% Expert & Adv.
   51% Intermediate
   23% Beginner
Telluride, Colorado , 37 miles away
   3845 foot drop, 18 lifts, 115 runs
   41% Expert & Adv.
   36% Intermediate
   23% Beginner
Silverton, Colorado , 38 miles away
   3200 foot drop, 1 lifts, 1 runs
   100% Expert & Adv.
   0% Intermediate
   0% Beginner
Kendall Mountain, Colorado , 39 miles away
   400 foot drop, 1 lifts, 3 runs
   0% Expert & Adv.
   0% Intermediate
   0% Beginner
Wolf Creek, Colorado , 88 miles away
   1604 foot drop, 7 lifts, 77 runs
   45% Expert & Adv.
   35% Intermediate
   20% Beginner
Powderhorn, Colorado , 98 miles away
   1650 foot drop, 4 lifts, 44 runs
   30% Expert & Adv.
   50% Intermediate
   20% Beginner
 Whitewater Near Hesperus Ski Center ski area:
Whitewater Outfitter - Durango Rafting, La Plata County , 12 miles away, Whitewater outfitter
Whitewater Outfitter - Outlaw Rivers & Jeep Tours, La Plata County , 12 miles away, Whitewater outfitter
Whitewater Outfitter - 4 Corners Whitewater, La Plata County , 13 miles away, Whitewater outfitter
 Trails Near Hesperus Ski Center ski area:
Highline Trail, La Plata , 9 miles away
Highline Loop Trail, Montezuma , 10 miles away
Goodhope Stock Driveway, La Plata , 12 miles away
 National Parks Near Hesperus Ski Center ski area:
Mesa Verde National Park, Mesa Verde National Park - CO , 25 miles away
Yucca House National Monument, Mesa Verde National Park - CO , 25 miles away
 Golf Courses Near Hesperus Ski Center ski area:
Hillcrest Golf Club, Durango , 14 miles away
Dalton Ranch Golf Club, Durango , 16 miles away
Glacier Club At Tamarron, Durango , 20 miles away

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