ARAPAHOE BASIN

Ski Areas & Resorts



  • Snowpack
  • 36.0"
  • Snowpack levels are currently 17% below the seasonal average of 43". The highest snowpack in recent years was in 2011, when snowpack depth was observed at 63.0 inches.
  • New Snowfall
  • Past 24 hours
  • 0"
  • -1.0" of snowmelt over the past 24 hours has receeded the total snowpack to 36.0" and a snow water equivalent (SWE) of 7.5".

  • Air Temp
  • 13°
  • Forecast models predict more snow this week in colorado, with up to 3" of new snowfall on the slopes in the next 5 days.

Snow Forecast

  • Next 5 Days
  • 1-4"
  • Today, A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 8am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 13. Wind chill values as low as -12. South wind 7 to 9 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 15 mph. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

Nearby Snow Forecasts

Hourly snow forecasts for ski areas in the region

Outdoor Recreation

Campground Campsites Reservations Toilets Showers Elevation
Sunset Point 25 8,297 ft
Robbers Roost 11 9,778 ft
Geneva Park 25 9,791 ft
Jefferson Creek 17 10,117 ft
Kenosha Pass 25 10,052 ft
Hall Valley 9 9,842 ft
Michigan Creek 12 10,076 ft
Willow Creek 35 8,201 ft
St. Louis Creek 17 8,859 ft
Byers Creek 6 9,352 ft
Hideaway Park Dispersed None 8,784 ft
Lodgepole - Jefferson 34 9,960 ft
Handcart 10 9,818 ft
Selkirk 15 10,488 ft
Aspen 12 9,956 ft
Mizpah 10 9,640 ft
Arapaho Bay 84 8,337 ft
Idlewild 24 8,893 ft
Ski Area Snowpack Air Temperature 5 Day Forecast
Loveland 38" 26° 5.09"
Eldora Mountain Resort 23" 40° 3.82"
SolVista Basin at Granby Ranch 34" 31° 3.82"
Breckenridge Ski Resort 33" 38° 3.24"
Copper Mountain Resort 33" 38° 3.24"
Keystone Resort 28" 39° 5.09"
Ski Estes Park (Hidden Valley) 32" 38° 3.82"
Winter Park Resort 35" 32° 5.09"
Arapahoe Basin 38" 40° 5.09"
River Run Streamflow Length Class
Breckenridge Whitewater Park (Town Run) 57.4cfs 0.25 Mi II+ to III
Silverthorne Town Run 24.1cfs 0.5 Mi II to III-
Fractions 136.0cfs 7.0 Mi III to III+
Milk Run 136.0cfs 4.0 Mi II+ to III-
Upper-Upper Ten Mile 24.5cfs 3.0 Mi III+ to IV-
Lower Ten Mile 24.5cfs 3.0 Mi II to III
Middle Ten Mile 24.5cfs 3.0 Mi III+ to IV
Buena Vista Whitewater Park 136.0cfs 1.0 Mi II+ to III+
Lower Snake 21.1cfs 4.0 Mi III to III+
Upper Ten Mile 24.5cfs 2.0 Mi IV+ to V
Upper Blue (Blue River CG to Columbine Landing) 346.0cfs 3.0 Mi III to IV-

Area Hydrology

Gauge Streamflow Stage
Fraser River At Upper Sta
USGS 09022000
3 cfs 0.5 ft
Clear Creek At Golden
USGS 06719505
37 cfs 3.4 ft
Gore Creek At Upper Station
USGS 09065500
2 cfs 2.0 ft
South Platte River Near Lake George
USGS 06696000
153 cfs 1.3 ft
Arkansas River At Granite
USGS 07086000
346 cfs 3.1 ft
Missouri Creek Near Gold Park
USGS 09063900
1 cfs 1.4 ft
Chicago Creek Blw Devils Canyon Nr Idaho Sprgs Co
USGS 06717400
-999 cfs 0.3 ft
Joe Wright Creek Below Joe Wright Reservoir
USGS 06746110
1 cfs 1.4 ft
Blue River Below Dillon
USGS 09050700
57 cfs 0.9 ft
Middle Creek Near Minturn
USGS 09066300
0 cfs 2.1 ft
St. Vrain Creek At Lyons
USGS 06724000
5 cfs 2.6 ft
Wurtz Ditch Near Tenneessee Pass
USGS 09062500
-999 cfs -4.1 ft
Joe Wright Creek Above Joe Wright Reservoir
USGS 06746095
5 cfs 4.3 ft
Williams Fork Near Leal
USGS 09036000
18 cfs 1.4 ft
Eagle River At Red Cliff
USGS 09063000
9 cfs 2.5 ft
Halfmoon Creek Near Malta
USGS 07083000
325 cfs 4.5 ft
Elk Creek At Upper Station
USGS 09025300
0 cfs 4.9 ft
Muddy Creek Above Antelope Creek Nr. Kremmling
USGS 09041090
0 cfs 2.0 ft
Snake River Near Montezuma
USGS 09047500
21 cfs 1.2 ft
South Fork Of Williams Fork Near Leal
USGS 09035900
12 cfs 2.4 ft
East Fork Eagle River Near Climax
USGS 09061600
54 cfs 0.2 ft
Monte Cristo Diversion Near Hoosier Pass
USGS 09041900
1 cfs 0.1 ft
Leavenworth Creek @ Mouth Nr Georgetown
USGS 06714800
3 cfs 3.4 ft
Moffat Water Tunnel At East Portal
USGS 09022500
7 cfs 0.3 ft
Gore Creek Abv Red Sandstone Creek At Vail
USGS 09066325
18 cfs 4.5 ft
Williams Fork Near Parshall
USGS 09037500
86 cfs 2.0 ft
Williams Fork Below Steelman Creek
USGS 09035500
1 cfs 2.8 ft
Colorado River Near Granby
USGS 09019500
30 cfs 1.1 ft
Tarryall Creek At Upper Station
USGS 06696980
6 cfs 5.0 ft
Arkansas River Below Empire Gulch Near Malta
USGS 07083710
105 cfs 3.1 ft
Bear Creek Above Evergreen
USGS 06710385
19 cfs 4.4 ft
Muddy Crk Blw Wolford Mtn Reser. Nr Kremmling
USGS 09041400
22 cfs 4.1 ft
Fall River Near Idaho Springs
USGS 06717000
-999 cfs 3.9 ft
Grand River Ditch At La Poudre Pass
USGS 09010000
-999 cfs 0.0 ft
Ranch Creek Near Fraser
USGS 09032000
2 cfs 4.4 ft
Boulder Creek Near Orodell
USGS 06727000
9 cfs 1.7 ft
Vasquez Creek At Winter Park
USGS 09025000
7 cfs 1.6 ft
South Platte River Below Cheesman Lake
USGS 06701500
51 cfs 0.6 ft
Blue River Below Green Mountain Reservoir
USGS 09057500
127 cfs 3.1 ft
Keystone Gulch Near Dillon
USGS 09047700
2 cfs 2.0 ft
Clear Creek Near Lawson
USGS 06716500
21 cfs 2.5 ft
S Clear Cr Abv Lwr Cabin Cr Res Spilwy Nr Georgtwn
USGS 06714500
1 cfs 0.2 ft
Blue River At Blue River
USGS 09046490
4 cfs 0.4 ft
Tenmile Creek Bl North Tenmile C
USGS 09050100
25 cfs 1.7 ft
Fraser River At Winter Park
USGS 09024000
4 cfs 0.7 ft
Colorado River Near Kremmling
USGS 09058000
523 cfs 4.2 ft
Illinois Creek Near Rand
USGS 06617500
4 cfs 1.2 ft
Left Hand Creek Near Boulder
USGS 06724500
4 cfs 0.2 ft
Eagle River Near Minturn
USGS 09064600
113 cfs 3.9 ft
Ewing Ditch At Tennessee Pass
USGS 09062000
-999 cfs -0.7 ft
Lake Creek Above Twin Lakes Reservoir
USGS 07084500
-999 cfs 4.8 ft
Michigan River Near Cameron Pass
USGS 06614800
0 cfs 2.3 ft
Williams Fork Below Williams Fork Reservoir
USGS 09038500
90 cfs 1.4 ft
Berthoud Pass Ditch At Berthoud Pass
USGS 09021500
-999 cfs -0.2 ft
Grand Lake Outlet Blw Chipmunk Ln At Grand Lk
USGS 09014050
0 cfs 8.4 ft
Clear Creek Abv West Fork Clear Creek Nr Empire Co
USGS 06715000
24 cfs 3.5 ft
Ranch Creek Blw Meadow Cr Nr Tabernash Co
USGS 09033100
10 cfs 6.7 ft
Ef Arkansas R At Us Hiway 24
USGS 07079300
30 cfs 2.9 ft
Willow Creek Below Willow Creek Reservoir
USGS 09021000
7 cfs 2.5 ft
Homestake Creek At Gold Park
USGS 09064000
5 cfs 4.0 ft
West Fork Clear Creek Abv Mouth Nr Empire
USGS 06716100
15 cfs 4.2 ft
North Clear Creek Above Mouth Nr Blackhawk
USGS 06718550
7 cfs 3.8 ft
Columbine Ditch Near Fremont Pass
USGS 09061500
-999 cfs -3.5 ft
Straight Cr Blw Laskey Gulch Nr Dillon
USGS 09051050
21 cfs 4.0 ft
Cabin Creek Near Fraser
USGS 09032100
1 cfs 1.5 ft
Gore Creek At Mouth
USGS 09066510
58 cfs 5.1 ft
Blue River Near Dillon
USGS 09046600
24 cfs 4.2 ft
Fraser River Blw Crooked Cr At Tabernash Co
USGS 09033300
48 cfs 2.8 ft
Arkansas River Near Nathrop
USGS 07091200
220 cfs 3.6 ft
Bobtail Creek Near Jones Pass
USGS 09034900
1 cfs 2.3 ft
South Platte River Above Cheesman Lake
USGS 06700000
69 cfs 4.8 ft
Arkansas River Below Granite
USGS 07087050
136 cfs 3.3 ft
South St. Vrain Creek Near Ward
USGS 06722500
4 cfs 1.5 ft
Black Gore Creek Near Minturn
USGS 09066000
4 cfs 2.7 ft
Coal Creek Near Plainview
USGS 06730300
0 cfs 0.2 ft
St. Louis Creek Near Fraser
USGS 09026500
5 cfs 1.3 ft
Colorado River At Windy Gap
USGS 09034250
419 cfs 4.4 ft
Arkansas River Near Leadville
USGS 07081200
24 cfs 4.6 ft
Williams Fork Above Darling Creek
USGS 09035700
7 cfs 12.7 ft
Lake Fork Below Sugar Loaf Reservoir
USGS 07082500
3 cfs 0.3 ft
Clear Creek Above Clear Creek Reservoir
USGS 07086500
-999 cfs -1.1 ft
Colorado River Below Lake Granby
USGS 09019000
21 cfs 3.2 ft
Colorado River Bl Shadow Mountain Reservoir
USGS 09015000
22 cfs 1.5 ft
Middle Boulder Creek At Nederland
USGS 06725500
3 cfs 0.3 ft
Fourmile Creek At Orodell
USGS 06727500
0 cfs 4.3 ft
Cross Creek Near Minturn
USGS 09065100
6 cfs 2.6 ft
S Platte R Ab 11-Mile Canyon Re
USGS 06695000
114 cfs 1.1 ft
South Clear Creek Abv Lower Cabin Creek Reservoir
USGS 06714400
2 cfs 5.1 ft
Piney River Below Piney Lake
USGS 09058500
1 cfs 3.0 ft
Booth Creek Near Minturn
USGS 09066200
0 cfs 2.9 ft
Colorado R Below Baker Gulch
USGS 09010500
107 cfs 5.0 ft
Snotel Site Snowpack 24hr Change
laramie 7sse
SNOTEL CMBW4
0.85" 0"
silverthorne 2.1 wsw, co
SNOTEL CO-SU-6
14.01" 0.85"
Stillwater Creek
SNOTEL 793
9" 0"
Phantom Valley
SNOTEL 688
21" 2"
climax coop
SNOTEL CLXC2
18" 0.85"
Porphyry Creek
SNOTEL 701
26" 1"
crestone,co
SNOTEL CSTC2
6.11" -0.19"
nederland 4.8 ene, co
SNOTEL CO-BO-110
0.41" 0"
nathrop 3.3 wsw, co
SNOTEL CO-CF-19
0.58" -0.2"
Berthoud Summit
SNOTEL 335
40" 5"
ward 4.6 ne, co
SNOTEL CO-BO-202
1.77" 0.62"
virginia dale 7.2 ssw, co
SNOTEL CO-LR-672
1.31" 0"
south platte river
SNOTEL ANTC2
0.76" -0.26"
frisco 0.5 n, co
SNOTEL CO-SU-4
12.05" 0.67"
nathrop 1.9 wsw, co
SNOTEL CO-CF-54
0.65" -0.23"
Hoosier Pass
SNOTEL 531
28" 1"
Jackwhacker Gulch
SNOTEL 935
23" 3"
Rough And Tumble
SNOTEL 939
22" 0"
University Camp
SNOTEL 838
25" 0"
bellvue 5.9 w, co
SNOTEL CO-LR-4
0.36" 0"
Michigan Creek
SNOTEL 937
23" 0"
nederland 2.61 nne, co
SNOTEL CO-BO-75
0.99" 0"
buford 4se
SNOTEL BFDW4
0.94" 0"
livermore 9.9 wsw, co
SNOTEL CO-LR-897
1.45" 0"
golden 12.5 nw, co
SNOTEL CO-JF-331
1.77" 0.54"
Saint Elmo
SNOTEL 1100
23" 1"
aspen springs amrad
SNOTEL ASIC2
2.13" 1.47"
Roach
SNOTEL 718
27" 0"
rollinsville 1.1 ssw, co
SNOTEL CO-GL-17
11.64" 2.2"
Lake Eldora
SNOTEL 564
23" 0"
georgetown
SNOTEL GEOC2
0.95" 0"
Crow Creek
SNOTEL 1045
9" 2"
dillon,co
SNOTEL DLLC2
6.23" 0.51"
Hayden Pass
SNOTEL 1102
28" 5"
Summit Ranch
SNOTEL 802
21" 2"
buena vista,co
SNOTEL BNVC2
0.32" -0.25"
Copeland Lake
SNOTEL 412
11" 1"
bonanza 6.6 s, co
SNOTEL CO-SA-61
5.36" -0.23"
grant
SNOTEL GRTC2
3.54" 0.04"
saguache 0.4 e, co
SNOTEL CO-SA-59
0.23" -0.16"
nederland 0.4 wnw, co
SNOTEL CO-BO-322
2.21" 1.37"
Jones Pass
SNOTEL 970
33" 0"
rollinsville 1.7 e, co
SNOTEL CO-GL-25
1.39" 1.06"
co st forest st park
SNOTEL CSFC2
7.99" 0.42"
Buckskin Joe
SNOTEL 938
17" 0"
laramie 1se
SNOTEL ADFW4
0.73" 0"
Loveland Basin
SNOTEL 602
37" 2"
gross reservoir
SNOTEL GRRC2
0.06" 0"
Vail Mountain
SNOTEL 842
26" 0"
estes park 3.3 ssw, co
SNOTEL CO-LR-247
0.11" 0"
tabernash 2.7 nw, co
SNOTEL CO-GR-68
9.69" 1.52"
red feather 5.9 ne, co
SNOTEL CO-LR-329
2.39" 0"
fairplay 2.7 wnw, co
SNOTEL CO-PK-15
13.29" 0.21"
crestone 5.3 sse, co
SNOTEL CO-SA-66
2.27" -0.17"
nederland 3.7 ene, co
SNOTEL CO-BO-296
0.6" 0"
Med Bow
SNOTEL 1196
67" 0"
Hourglass Lake
SNOTEL 1122
17" 1"
Niwot
SNOTEL 663
15" 0"
vail 3.5 e, co
SNOTEL CO-EG-53
14.72" 0.23"
dillon 2.3 se, co
SNOTEL CO-SU-16
7.32" 0.28"
estes park 1.8 s, co
SNOTEL CO-LR-767
0.08" 0"
estes park 1.7 w, co
SNOTEL CO-LR-1115
0.72" 0"
allens park 1.5 ese, co
SNOTEL CO-BO-22
2.24" 0.9"
Elliot Ridge
SNOTEL 1120
28" 1"
High Lonesome
SNOTEL 1187
30" -1"
Beaver Ck Village
SNOTEL 1041
16" 1"
Bear Lake
SNOTEL 322
26" 2"
nederland 5.8 e, co
SNOTEL CO-BO-57
0.26" 0"
silverthorne 21 nw, co
SNOTEL CO-SU-35
5.59" 1.17"
Willow Park
SNOTEL 870
27" 0"
Sargents Mesa
SNOTEL 1128
26" 1"
vail 2.6 e, co
SNOTEL CO-EG-19
8.06" 0.28"
estes park,co
SNOTEL ETSC2
0.34" 0"
cabin creek
SNOTEL GCRC2
10.27" 0.9"
South Colony
SNOTEL 773
47" 7"
florissant 5.0 n, co
SNOTEL CO-TL-19
0.08" 0"
Fremont Pass
SNOTEL 485
29" 0"
nederland 4.2 e, co
SNOTEL CO-BO-233
0.45" 0"
Sawtooth
SNOTEL 1251
35" 0"

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