Day 1: What You Need to Know

We are so excited to welcome you back to another winter at Eldora, the backyard winter playground for Colorado’s Northern Front Range. This season will be unlike any other, so we want to make sure you have all the information, tips, and tricks you need to make your first day, and every day, go smoothly. Here’s what you need to know.


• Parking reservations are required on weekends this winter.

Buy A Pass. Plant a Tree. Play Forever.


At Eldora, we intend to Play Forever. We believe there is nothing better for the soul than to live a balanced life full of adventure, and we believe those in the future should have the same opportunities we have today. To help make this happen, Eldora is committed to doing all we can to protect the environment and enable participation in adventure.

Nordic Center Opening Day for the 2020/21 Season!

Eldora is excited to announce that our famous Nordic Center will open on Friday, January 1st, 2021, for the 2020/21 winter season! 

Please note, all guests are subject to the parking reservation requirement. 

A letter from our GM on the actions we plan to take to keep guests and employees safe this season can be found here.

Opening Day for the 2020/21 Season!

Eldora is very excited to announce that we will open for alpine skiing and riding on Monday, November 23, 2020, for the 2020/21 winter season! 

A letter from our GM on the actions we plan to take to keep guests and employees safe this season can be found here:

More details coming soon!

2021 Nederland Harvest Fest

Eldora is a proud sponsor of the 2021 Nederland Harvest Fest! Come celebrate fall and the community at the final farmer's market of the season, where we safely come together to celebrate the harvest and community. Open until 3pm!

Find us in our regular location, in the parking lot above Snyder Street (part of E. 2nd St will be closed down for event activities).

Harvest Fest Attractions:

Fall Job Fair

Want a fun gig this winter?

We're hiring now for a TON of positions, from full-time and year-round to part-time and seasonal, and public buses run from Downtown Boulder straight to the chairlift.

Browse jobs and apply online at in advance, then pop up to our Job Fair on Saturday, 10/2, where you can meet department hiring managers and very likely leave with a job offer!

LERT Sample Sale and Gear Swap

Join us for the largest fundraising event of the year—the legendary LERT Sample Sale/Gear Swap on September 17 & 18 at the Avalon in Boulder. Brands like Billabong, Under Armour, Phunkshun, Zeal, Outdoor Divas, Herschel, Mountainsmith, and many more! You do not want to miss this event!

Funds go directly to supporting youth programming and scholarships for Eldora Mountain Ski and Snowboard Club (EMSC) and Singletrack Mountain Bike Adventures (SMBA).