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El Colorado Resort Guide

The El Colorado resort guide summary is: El Colorado has 20 lifts within its 1011 Hectares of terrain that is suitable for all levels, including terrain park enthusiasts. Find location, trail maps and piste maps covering the mountains 1140m of vertical range and surrounding area. There are 77 trail at El Colorado.


Photo credit: Jorge PozzaEl Colorado Resort Guide

El Colorado Resort Guide

The El Colorado resort guide summary is: El Colorado has 20 lifts within its 1011 Hectares of terrain that is suitable for all levels, including terrain park enthusiasts. Find location, trail maps and piste maps covering the mountains 1140m of vertical range and surrounding area. There are 77 trail at El Colorado.

Vertical:

Top: 3480m
Arrow
1140m
Bot: 2340m

Best for:

Beginner level skier
Beginners/
Intermediates

Trails:

77
64%
18%
18%

Hectares of Ski:

1011
Snowmaking: 12%

El Colorado Lifts:

  • drag lift icon16
  • ski lift icon4
  • cablecar icon
Total lifts = 20
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Photo credit: Teresa Palma

Visiting El Colorado

Helpful resort information to assist planning your trip to El Colorado.

  • Season opens
    12 Jun 2021
  • Season closes
    3 Oct 2021
  • Accommodation
  • Restaurants | Bars
    7 | 2
  • Nearest Airport
    Santiago
  • Nearest Train Station
    Santiago
  • Tourist Office Website
  • Tourist Office Phone
    +56 2 8899260

El Colorado Features

The terrain at El Colorado includes:

  • Halfpipes
  • Terrain Parks
    2
  • X-Country
  • Ski Hire

What's it like at El Colorado resort?

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.


Explore El Colorado Location Map

Interactive El Colorado trail map and piste map. View the piste and trails as well as the surrounding terrain and mountain contours for backcountry action. Find and compare nearby resorts by clicking on the resort markers.


When's the snowiest month to visit El Colorado?

JulyAverage: 2.0 snow days per week
The snowiest week in El Colorado is week 2 of July. There are typically 2.0 snowy days during this week with 49cm of snowfall. Check out the El Colorado Snow History graphs below.


Visitor Reviews of El Colorado

Overall: 3.3 Based on 40 votes and 22 reviews

  • Snowsure 3.7
  • Variety of pistes 3.6
  • Off-piste 3.6
  • Scenery 3.7
  • Apres-Ski 3.3
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Sebastián from Spain writes:

Estamos viviendo un invierno increíble!!! Mucha nieve en la cordillera y en alturas bajas. Se pronostican aun más días de nevadas :)

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