Scenic Snowcat Tours – Snowcat Adventure Tours
Scenic Snowcat Tours, Snowcat Adventure ToursSnowcat tours or snowcat adventure tours are fun for the whole gang. Snowcat tours are growing in popularity, and we understand why. Riding in a snowcat, especially these new high-tech, fully enclosed snowcats, outfitted with cabin comfort in mind, is just an amazing way to travel through Colorado’s winter wonderland. You will be awestruck when peering through the large glass windows surrounding the passenger cabin, bringing you up close and personal with the alpine mountainscape. These amazing machines can wind through forests and access mountain vistas that are not easily reached. Sit back and experience the snowcats' amazing ability to climb up and down snow-covered mountainsides with ease. They float effortlessly through untracked snow and can maneuver through terrain and forested areas like nothing else. Riding in a snowcat with your closest friends is an amazing winter wonderland journey not soon to be forgotten.
There are only a few resorts that offer snowcat tours in Colorado.
Scenic Snowcat Tours Offered in Colorado
Keystone Resorts - Snowcat tours for all agesSign up for the family adventure tour via Keystone’s comfortable, enclosed passenger snowcat. This is a non-skiing or riding adventure. The snowcat tour will stop for panoramic views and photo ops along the way.
Breckenridge - Snowcat tours for all agesHop on in Breckenridge Nordic Center’s state-of-the-art Prinoth Snowcat and get ready for an amazing snowcat adventure tour. Enjoy the comfortable heated all-glass cabin while cruising through historic Legend forests with a stop for s’mores and hot chocolate at one of four destination huts. The cat tour weaves through beautiful forests and unique wildlife habitats, with views of the ten-mile range and the Cucumber Gulch Wildlife Preserve. The guide will share historical stories, the ecology of the trail system, and the preserve.
Winter Park - Scenic Snowcat ToursEscape the bustle of the base area and ride the Gondola to Sunspot to meet your Snow Cat and tour the Arapaho National Forest. Enjoy awesome high alpine vistas and learn about the history of the Winter Park Resort and the Fraser Valley. Select tours include a s’mores and hot drink stop.
Purgatory Ski Area - Snowcat Scenic ToursGuests start with a chairlift ride on Purgatory Village Express, and climb aboard the snowcat, waiting when you get off the chair. The snowcat takes a scenic route through the high alpine forest and ends with a complimentary hot cocoa at the Village Market and Deli.
by Kathleen Fitzsimmons