Purgatory Snow & Conditions

Find the latest ski and snow report for Purgatory, with snow conditions, recent and projected inches of snowfall before heading up to the mountain for a day of skiing. In the snowfall field, scroll left to see the most recently recorded snow totals or scroll right to see the Purgatory snow forecast for the next six days. If you're looking at today's data, be sure to note the last updated day and time, as the snow and ski conditions may have changed from the time the snow report was filed.

See base depth recorded at the upper mountain, mid mountain and lower mountain stations, along with the current weather at the summit and base elevations. Also check out the Purgatory ski report, including number of lifts open, acres open and runs open, as well as the terrain park status. See ski resorts that are nearby this mountain along with projected open and close dates for Purgatory.

Don't forget to sign up for Purgatory Snow Reports and Powder Alerts, and keep a close watch on those daily lift hours so you can be sure to grab first chair on a powder day!

Snow Conditions

  • Last Updated: 2/ 9 5:14 am
  • |
  • Operating Status: Open
  • Projected Closing: 4/10

Recorded

Forecast

  • Snowfall

    • Sunday
      2/ 7
      0"
    • Monday
      2/ 8
      0"
    • Today
      2/ 9
      0"
    • Wednesday
      2/10
      0"
    • Thursday
      2/11
      0"
    • Friday
      2/12
      0"
    • Saturday
      2/13
      0"
    • Sunday
      2/14
      0"
    • Monday
      2/15
      0"
    • Tuesday
      2/16
      0"
  • Snow Depths

    On the slopes

  • Upper:

    62"
    Packed Powder
  • Middle:

    60"
  • Lower:

    58"
    Powder
  • Weather

    Reported by resort
    22 hours ago
    Full Weather Forecast
    • Summit | 10822ft
    • Base | 8793ft
    • 23°F
      S
      2mph
    • 30°F
      S
      2mph

Snow Reporter Comments

This Winter has brought us excellent conditions at Purgatory, leaving us a 60" base this week. Come enjoy the conditions with your flare and beads as we celebrate Mardi Gras with a Purgatory-style parade and a traditional Fat Tuesday party at Purgy's!

Terrain

  • Runs Open

    91 of 91

  • Lifts Open

    8 of 9

  • Acres Open

    1360 of 1360ac

Parks & Pipes

  • Terrain Parks

    5 of 5

    1/11

Nordic

  • Open Tracks

    11mi

  • Total Tracks

    11mi

  • Classic Nordic Tracks

    11mi

  • Skating

    11mi

Purgatory +
Packed powder
posted 3 day(s) ago by iPhone
80

Best day ever
Purgatory +
Powder
posted 8 day(s) ago by iPhone
80

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Nearby Resorts

Resort Distance New Snow (24 hr) Base Depth Weather User Rating
Silverton Mountain, CO 40mi
0"
130"
20°F
46.4
Telluride, CO 46mi
0"
65"
25°F
70.4
Wolf Creek Ski Area, CO 61mi
0"
135"
21°F
54.4
Monarch Mountain, CO 120mi
0"
70"
22°F
59.2
Crested Butte Mountain Resort, CO 123mi
0"
58"
26°F
67.2
Regional Snow Reports: Colorado

Lift Hours

Day Daytime Hours Nighttime Hours
Mon 9:00 AM-4:00 PM N/A
Tue 9:00 AM-4:00 PM N/A
Wed 9:00 AM-4:00 PM N/A
Thu 9:00 AM-4:00 PM N/A
Fri 9:00 AM-4:00 PM N/A
Sat 9:00 AM-4:00 PM N/A
Sun 9:00 AM-4:00 PM N/A
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    Carol (18th January 2016)

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    Diana ( 6th January 2016)

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