Ski Granby Ranch

Ski Granby Ranch, formerly known as SolVista Basin, is a midsized ski resort within a couple hours drive of Denver. As the name suggests, it is associated with Granby Ranch, a four season mountain resort. Ski Granby Ranch is known as a calmer and quieter place to learn to ski, without the crowds of some other resorts. There is terrain for every level though, as well as terrain parks. Lift tickets are reasonable as well. There is lodging including slope side condos. This smaller resort has beautiful scenery and will be just the right speed for some.


Location Ski Granby Ranch is located in north central Colorado near Rocky Mountain National Park. It is 85 miles from Denver.
Airports Denver International Airport- 109 miles
Season Length December to March (typical length, depending on weather)
Hours 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Mountain Info

Acres 406
Base Elevation 8202 ft
Summit Elevation 9202 ft
Vertical Rise 1000 ft
Avg. Annual Snowfall 220 in
Lessons Yes
Rentals Yes
Terrain Park Yes
Snowcat Skiing No
Cross Country Skiing yes
Night Skiing Yes, Saturday only
Trails 37
Longest Run 1.5 Miles
Terrain Beginner: 30%
Intermediate: 50%
Advanced: 20%
Lifts 2 quads
1 triple
1 double
2 surface
Amenities Restaurants, cafe
Trail Map Link Ski Granby Ranch Trail Map
Ski Town Ski Granby Ranch has a smaller ski village feel where the focus is on the main activities such as skiing, biking and golf.
Summer There's a lot going on at Granby Ranch in the summer. For golfers there is an 18 hole mountain golf course. For bikers there are lift served bike trails. There are plenty of other nearby activities.