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El Colorado Ski Resort Guide

  • Weather Forecast for El Colorado at  m altitude issued: 2 pm25 Jun 2017 (local time)
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El Colorado Ski Resort Guide

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El Colorado Ski Resort Guide

First day of 2011 season, El Colorado photo

El Colorado

Photo credit: Tere

El Colorado photo

El Colorado

Photo credit: Luiz Gustavo

My room view, El Colorado photo

El Colorado

Photo credit: Jorge

Base Parador, El Colorado photo

El Colorado

Photo credit: Jorge

Susent @ El Colorado, Chile photo

El Colorado

Photo credit: Patrick Fernandez

Slope Stats

  • 3480m

  • 1140m

  • 2340m

  • Acres of ski:2500
  • Pistes:77
  • Snowmaking:12%
  • Halfpipes:-
  • Terrain Parks:2
  • X-Country:-
  • beginner64%
  • intermediate18%
  • advanced18%

El Colorado, in the central region of Chile, is a large resort with 20 lifts (4 chair lifts and 16 surface lifts) that offers skiers an impressive 906 metres (2971 feet) of vertical descent. El Colorado has 2500 acres of terrain with 77 trails. El Colorado is evenly suited for both advanced and intermediate skiers and snowboarders but with some terrain for beginners. We have no information about the existence of any cross country ski trails at El Colorado. For snowboarders there are two terrain parks. A small proportion of the pistes at El Colorado are covered by snowmaking. The nearest airport is at Santiago and the nearest train station to El Colorado is also at Santiago.

Travel

  • Nearest Airport:Santiago
  • Nearest Train Station:Santiago
  • Tourist Office Phone:+56 2 8899260
  • Tourist Office Website:www.elcolorado.cl
  • Slopeside accommodation:-
  •   7
  •   2

Lifts

  • Season opens:19 May 2017
  • Season closes:
  • Lifts:20 (4 chair lifts, 16 surface lifts)
  •   -
  •   4
  •   16

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Announcements & News from the El Colorado ski resort manager

Thanks to this past weekends snow, El Colorado will be the first Chilean ski resort to open for the season! May 19, 2017.

Information supplied 17 May 2017

Latest Snow Reportview full snow report

  • Issued:22 Jun
  • Last Snowfall:22 June 2017
  • Snow Depth (upper):
    100
    cm
  • Snow Depth (lower):
    80
    cm
  • Piste:Excellent
  • Off-piste:Varied

Today’s Weather (2910 m)view full snow forecast

PM
light snow
25 NNW25
1 °CF-Level
3100m
night
light snow
25 N25
0 °CF-Level
2850m
AM
snow showers
20 NNE20
-1 °CF-Level
2600m

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Visitor Reviews of El Colorado

Esteban from Chile writes:

Las pistas son excelentes pero la atencion a clientes es muy pobre. Bastante desorganizado en general y siempre estan con varias pistas cerradas para entrenamientos privados.
Una pena porque insisto que las pistas son de las mejores.

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