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Silverton Mountain Photos

Browse through our collection of photography from Silverton Mountain to get acquainted with it before your ski trip or to relive great memories on the slopes at Silverton Mountain.

Silverton Mountain redefines what skiing can look like in early October. - © Silverton Mountain

Silverton Mountain redefines what skiing can look like in early October.
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Silverton Mountain redefines what skiing can look like in early October. - © Silverton Mountain
Winter took its sweet time arriving in Colorado this season, but it was worth the wait. - © Silverton Mountain

Winter took its sweet time arriving in Colorado this season, but it was worth the wait.
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Winter took its sweet time arriving in Colorado this season, but it was worth the wait. - © Silverton Mountain
A Silverton Mountain skier scores some of the first powder turns of the season. - © Courtesy of Silverton Mountain

A Silverton Mountain skier scores some of the first powder turns of the season.
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A Silverton Mountain skier scores some of the first powder turns of the season. - © Courtesy of Silverton Mountain
The first turns for 16/17 at Silverton Mountain look more like mid-winter. - © Courtesy of Silverton Mountain

The first turns for 16/17 at Silverton Mountain look more like mid-winter.
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The first turns for 16/17 at Silverton Mountain look more like mid-winter. - © Courtesy of Silverton Mountain
Skier, Sven Brunso demonstrates how it's done in Silverton. - © Scott DW Smith

Skier, Sven Brunso demonstrates how it's done in Silverton.
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Skier, Sven Brunso demonstrates how it's done in Silverton. - © Scott DW Smith
Silverton Mountain's snow pack has benefited from consistent southwest Colorado storms and will be opening Saturday, Dec. 19 - © Silverton Mountain

Silverton Mountain's snow pack has benefited from consistent southwest Colorado storms and will be opening Saturday, Dec. 19
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Silverton Mountain's snow pack has benefited from consistent southwest Colorado storms and will be opening Saturday, Dec. 19 - © Silverton Mountain
A skier dives into deep Silverton Mountain powder on Nov. 8, 2015 - © Silverton Mountain

A skier dives into deep Silverton Mountain powder on Nov. 8, 2015
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A skier dives into deep Silverton Mountain powder on Nov. 8, 2015 - © Silverton Mountain
A Rider Slashes Fresh Powder at Silverton Mountain Nov. 9, 2015 - © Silverton Mountain

A Rider Slashes Fresh Powder at Silverton Mountain Nov. 9, 2015
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A Rider Slashes Fresh Powder at Silverton Mountain Nov. 9, 2015 - © Silverton Mountain
The large low pressure system, El Gordo, spinning over Silverton Mountain during the past couple of days continues to drop heavy snow on the slopes. - © Silverton Mountain

The large low pressure system, El Gordo, spinning over Silverton Mountain during the past couple of days continues to drop heavy snow on the slopes.
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The large low pressure system, El Gordo, spinning over Silverton Mountain during the past couple of days continues to drop heavy snow on the slopes. - © Silverton Mountain
Silverton's official start of the ski season is slated for December but if the snow keeps up at this pace that date could be pushed up.  - © Silverton Mountain

Silverton's official start of the ski season is slated for December but if the snow keeps up at this pace that date could be pushed up.
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Silverton's official start of the ski season is slated for December but if the snow keeps up at this pace that date could be pushed up.  - © Silverton Mountain
Some lucky Silverton ski and snowboard patrollers had the opportunity to jump on the chairlift today. - © Silverton Mountain

Some lucky Silverton ski and snowboard patrollers had the opportunity to jump on the chairlift today.
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Some lucky Silverton ski and snowboard patrollers had the opportunity to jump on the chairlift today. - © Silverton Mountain
The first ski area turns of the Colorado 2015/16 ski season were made today on a fresh blanket of snow covering Colorado’s highest elevation ski area. - © Silverton Mountain

The first ski area turns of the Colorado 2015/16 ski season were made today on a fresh blanket of snow covering Colorado’s highest elevation ski area.
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The first ski area turns of the Colorado 2015/16 ski season were made today on a fresh blanket of snow covering Colorado’s highest elevation ski area. - © Silverton Mountain
El Gordo is known locally in Silverton to be a much stronger version of El Niño. - © Silverton Mountain

El Gordo is known locally in Silverton to be a much stronger version of El Niño.
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El Gordo is known locally in Silverton to be a much stronger version of El Niño. - © Silverton Mountain
Silverton Mountain, October 6, 2015 - © Silverton Mountain

Silverton Mountain, October 6, 2015
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Silverton Mountain, October 6, 2015 - © Silverton Mountain
Silverton skiers perfected their disappearing act. - © Silverton

Silverton skiers perfected their disappearing act.
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Silverton skiers perfected their disappearing act. - © Silverton
Long runs of powder include a trip back to the base in Silverton’s bus, named by skiers with a sense of humor. - © Krista Crabtree

Long runs of powder include a trip back to the base in Silverton’s bus, named by skiers with a sense of humor.
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Long runs of powder include a trip back to the base in Silverton’s bus, named by skiers with a sense of humor. - © Krista Crabtree
At Silverton, earning your turns make them that much sweeter. Skiers can hike the ridge up to 13,487’ and ski nearly 3,000 vertical feet down. - © Krista Crabtree

At Silverton, earning your turns make them that much sweeter. Skiers can hike the ridge up to 13,487’ and ski nearly 3,000 vertical feet down.
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At Silverton, earning your turns make them that much sweeter. Skiers can hike the ridge up to 13,487’ and ski nearly 3,000 vertical feet down. - © Krista Crabtree
Silverton guides instruct clients to move low and slow while approaching the 2012 A-Star helicopter. - © Krista Crabtree

Silverton guides instruct clients to move low and slow while approaching the 2012 A-Star helicopter.
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Silverton guides instruct clients to move low and slow while approaching the 2012 A-Star helicopter. - © Krista Crabtree
Co-owner Aaron Brill scouts out a great line from his A-star. Ownership has its privileges. - © Krista Crabtree

Co-owner Aaron Brill scouts out a great line from his A-star. Ownership has its privileges.
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Co-owner Aaron Brill scouts out a great line from his A-star. Ownership has its privileges. - © Krista Crabtree
Skiers capture photos of their lovely turns down the Grande, below Storm Peak at Silverton. - © Krista Crabtree

Skiers capture photos of their lovely turns down the Grande, below Storm Peak at Silverton.
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Skiers capture photos of their lovely turns down the Grande, below Storm Peak at Silverton. - © Krista Crabtree
It's easy to enjoy a blue-sky day overhead while accessing the 22,000+ acres of heli and hike-to skiable terrain at Silverton in Colorado’s San Juans. - © Krista Crabtree

It's easy to enjoy a blue-sky day overhead while accessing the 22,000+ acres of heli and hike-to skiable terrain at Silverton in Colorado’s San Juans.
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It's easy to enjoy a blue-sky day overhead while accessing the 22,000+ acres of heli and hike-to skiable terrain at Silverton in Colorado’s San Juans. - © Krista Crabtree
The mining town of Silverton feels much like it did when the miners settled it… though now brothels are replaced by seductive skiing. - © Krista Crabtree

The mining town of Silverton feels much like it did when the miners settled it… though now brothels are replaced by seductive skiing.
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The mining town of Silverton feels much like it did when the miners settled it… though now brothels are replaced by seductive skiing. - © Krista Crabtree
MJ Carroll, K2 product marketer, contemplates skiing Rope de Dope #1 at Silverton while testing a pair of women’s-specific K2 skis from the new Luv line. - © Krista Crabtree

MJ Carroll, K2 product marketer, contemplates skiing Rope de Dope #1 at Silverton while testing a pair of women’s-specific K2 skis from the new Luv line.
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MJ Carroll, K2 product marketer, contemplates skiing Rope de Dope #1 at Silverton while testing a pair of women’s-specific K2 skis from the new Luv line. - © Krista Crabtree
Traveling Silverton style often involves a sled, truck, fat tire bike or of course, skis. - © Krista Crabtree

Traveling Silverton style often involves a sled, truck, fat tire bike or of course, skis.
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Traveling Silverton style often involves a sled, truck, fat tire bike or of course, skis. - © Krista Crabtree
What’s not to love about the rush of rotors overhead with Silverton’s helicopter-assisted skiing? - © Krista Crabtree

What’s not to love about the rush of rotors overhead with Silverton’s helicopter-assisted skiing?
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What’s not to love about the rush of rotors overhead with Silverton’s helicopter-assisted skiing? - © Krista Crabtree
OnTheSnow Ski Test Director, Krista Crabtree, gets pumped to ski Meatball chute with Silverton co-owner, Jen Brill. - © Silverton

OnTheSnow Ski Test Director, Krista Crabtree, gets pumped to ski Meatball chute with Silverton co-owner, Jen Brill.
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OnTheSnow Ski Test Director, Krista Crabtree, gets pumped to ski Meatball chute with Silverton co-owner, Jen Brill. - © Silverton
Silverton Mountain guide, Kim Grant, explains the route to enter Meatball chute. A few minutes of fear make the accomplishments feel greater, but the guides are with you all the way. - © Krista Crabtree

Silverton Mountain guide, Kim Grant, explains the route to enter Meatball chute. A few minutes of fear make the accomplishments feel greater, but the guides are with you all the way.
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Silverton Mountain guide, Kim Grant, explains the route to enter Meatball chute. A few minutes of fear make the accomplishments feel greater, but the guides are with you all the way. - © Krista Crabtree
Welcome to Silverton: The shining star of Colorado adventure skiing. - © Krista Crabtree

Welcome to Silverton: The shining star of Colorado adventure skiing.
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Welcome to Silverton: The shining star of Colorado adventure skiing. - © Krista Crabtree
Silverton's official start of the ski season is slated for December 20, 2014, but if the snow keeps up at this pace, that date could be pushed up.  - © Courtesy of Silverton Mountain

Silverton's official start of the ski season is slated for December 20, 2014, but if the snow keeps up at this pace, that date could be pushed up.
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Silverton's official start of the ski season is slated for December 20, 2014, but if the snow keeps up at this pace, that date could be pushed up.  - © Courtesy of Silverton Mountain
Patrollers are already skiing powder this week at Silverton! - © Courtesy of Silverton Mountain

Patrollers are already skiing powder this week at Silverton!
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Patrollers are already skiing powder this week at Silverton! - © Courtesy of Silverton Mountain
Got snow? - © Silverton Mountain

Got snow?
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Got snow? - © Silverton Mountain
Skijoring makes its way through downtown Silverton, Colo. during the annual Silverton Ski-Joring event. - © Courtesy of Silverton Ski-Joring

Skijoring makes its way through downtown Silverton, Colo. during the annual Silverton Ski-Joring event.
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Skijoring makes its way through downtown Silverton, Colo. during the annual Silverton Ski-Joring event. - © Courtesy of Silverton Ski-Joring
The chopper at Silverton Mountain. - © Silverton Mountain

The chopper at Silverton Mountain.
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The chopper at Silverton Mountain. - © Silverton Mountain
Pro skier Pep Fujas set to drop in at Silverton Mountain. - © Silverton Mountain

Pro skier Pep Fujas set to drop in at Silverton Mountain.
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Pro skier Pep Fujas set to drop in at Silverton Mountain. - © Silverton Mountain
Steep skiing at Silverton Mountain. - © Silverton Mountain

Steep skiing at Silverton Mountain.
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Steep skiing at Silverton Mountain. - © Silverton Mountain
A steep face at Silverton Mountain. - © Silverton Mountain

A steep face at Silverton Mountain.
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A steep face at Silverton Mountain. - © Silverton Mountain

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