Ski Resorts by Elevation in the West

Click link for pdf table:  Ski resorts by elevation in the western US

Includes ski resort website links, peak and base elevations of the resorts, nearby and alternate lodging elevations, closest and major airports, and driving time from the airports.  Elevation or altitude is an important factor for those with high altitude sickness, who may be hypothyroid to some degree.


Ski Resorts reviewed in, by descending elevation:

in feet
12,510    Snowmass, Colorado

12,313    Copper Mountain, Colorado

12,060    Winter Park, Colorado

11,000    Snowbird, Utah

10,550    Alta, Utah

10,500    Brighton, Utah

10,035    Solitude, Utah

10,000    Park City, Utah

9,900      Buttermilk, Colorado

9,700      Mt. Rose, Nevada

9,465      Snowbasin, Utah

9,065      Mt. Bachelor, Oregon

8,900      Powder Mountain, Utah

8,852      Sierra-at-Tahoe, California

8,610      Northstar California

8,383      Sugar Bowl, California

6,817      Whitefish Mountain Resort, Montana

6,400      Schweitzer Mountain Resort, Idaho