It would be hard to beat a perfect day snowboarding down endless fields of powdery bliss—unless, of course, you arrive by HELICOPTER! Goodbye chairlift lines, hello heli!
Tucked away in the majestic San Juan Mountains, Silverton Mountain offers a wonderful guided backcountry experience all within the confines of resort boundaries. It’s not for everyone, but for anyone who’s very capable on skiis or a board and looking for an adventure, Silverton takes it to the next level. They promise run after run of advanced and expert terrain, steep vertical drops and an annual average snowfall of 400+ inches! Plus. where else can you ride in a helicopter, UPS truck, and prison bus, all in the same day?