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Sunlight Mountain Resort

10901 County Road 117, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601-4541
+1 800-445-7931
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Great family ski area

Sunlight Ski area has a varied terrain suitable for skiers of all skill levels. From beginners to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Grand Junction, Colorado
Great for beginners and family

This place is special for my family. My young son first learned to snowboard here, so he... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2017
Denver, Colorado
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10901 County Road 117, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601-4541
+1 800-445-7931
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sunlight Ski area has a varied terrain suitable for skiers of all skill levels. From beginners to advanced, everyone can have an enjoyable day. The ski patrol is excellent and staff who work here are friendly and helpful. The lodge is a fun place to...More

Thank 777jeannie
Reviewed 16 April 2017

This place is special for my family. My young son first learned to snowboard here, so he absolutely loves it. The instructors were great and the spring break snow was awesome. Some of the best spring weather for snowboarding I have ever had.

Thank FDfoodie
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Not a great snow year (this was true for all the Colorado resorts) but the mountain was nicely groomed given the conditions. Staff was friendly and you could hop right on the lift without a wait so you can get in a lot of runs....More

Thank mu92
Reviewed 31 March 2017

My husband grew up skiing here and it is exactly the same as when he went there in the 80's. No lift lines. All of the staff was super friendly, especially the ski patrol hut at the top of the mountain. Guest services was great,...More

1  Thank jody998
Reviewed 31 March 2017

I love skiing at Sunlight. They have three lifts that move at a modest pace, but the skiing is worth it; they have a variety of great runs for beginner, intermediate, advanced and expert. The food in the chalet is good and you will find...More

Thank markflaten
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Best skiing for the money in the area. They have a nice variety of runs and terrain. Old school two person lifts and one triple. Great for learning on a budget. Get the shell gasoline 2 for 1 coupon and it costs $31 for the...More

Thank CCG_from_Denver
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We took my family and my brothers family on the hour tour. It was incredible. Magnificent views and breathtaking experience. Ty and Dean, our guides, were a lot of fun and were patient since this was new to us. They made a great experience exceptional....More

Thank tjsturr
Reviewed 16 March 2017

They had an online special that included 4 lift tickets and 4 hot springs tickets for only $200!!! That was such a great deal! But even without that deal the prices here are still very reasonable. Regular priced full day lift tickets are only $64...More

Thank DenyciaDawn
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Ty and Dean were our guides and they took us on an incredible ride. We are late 40's and our kids 18 and 20 rode behind. Next time they want their own! The open run area in Baylor Park was amazing to let loose and...More

1  Thank D T
Reviewed 11 March 2017

My wife and I did the 1 hour tour with Dean. He couldn't have been nicer and more accommodating. We had the perfect day and left wishing we had done the adventure tour (2.5 hours). We will definitely be back. The equipment, the trails and...More

1  Thank bdstites
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Is there cross country skiing, and is there dining at night at either hotel?
17 January 2016|
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Response from Kenn L | Reviewed this property |
Hi. I visited Sunlight last Dec. I saw some people climbed up with her Cross county ski, but I couldn't find any information about cross county ski course on the map. So my understanding is that u can enjoy your cross county... More
Kyle S
Is sunlight mountain open to snowboard on yet
15 November 2015|
Response from GamingW/ C |
No. It might open on Thanksgiving but maybe in December. Check the website
Is there a shuttle from Sunlight Mountain Resort to other hotels? I am currently planning on staying at Glenwood Canyon Resort.
14 November 2015|
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Response from ColoradoMtnHiker | Reviewed this property |
On the Sunlight Mtn website, click on the Getting Here and Shuttles. You should call them to see if they run a shuttle to your specific resort.