Getting to Eldora

Just 35 miles Northwest of Denver, Boulder is a quaint city nestled in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. Home to the University of Colorado, Boulder is well known for it's restaurants, nightlife, natural beauty and vast network of city trails and open space.  Eldora Mountain Resort is a short drive from Boulder - only 21 miles through the beautiful and scenic Boulder Canyon.

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- APPROXIMATELY 21 MILES (35 MINUTES). Take Canyon Blvd. West (Canyon Blvd. is Hwy 119). Follow 119 to Nederland. Turn left at the Roundabout. Continue South on 119 for one mile. Turn right on 130 and follow the signs to Eldora.

Denver South - Take I-224 and connect to C-470, connect to Route 6 in Golden, see Golden directions below to continue into Eldora.

Denver Metro & North - APPROXIMATELY 47 MILES (60 MINUTES). Take I-25 North to 36 West, head into Boulder, used directions from Boulder.

Golden - APPROXIMATELY 35 MILES (45 MINUTES). Take Highway 93 North to Highway 72, follow Highway 72, turn right onto Highway 119, turn left on road 130 to Eldora.

Fort Collins - APPROXIMATELY 70 MILES (90 MINUTES). Take I-25 South, exit onto Highway 119 West/Diagonal Highway to Boulder, exit onto the Diagonal Parkway (Iris Blvd.) exit 240, turn left onto 28th Street to Canyon Blvd, turn right. Follow directions from Boulder.

Or visit Google Maps to get directions from the location of your choice.
For information on Boulder, Colorado visit the Boulder Convention and Visitors Bureau.
For information on Nederland, Colorado visit the Nederland Chamber.

Dogs are NOT allowed Inside the Eldora entry Gate

Please respect other people, private property, USFS Land and leave the pooch/s at home. Thanks!


RTD Ski-n-Ride
Take the RTD bus to Eldora. It's the only resort with scheduled bus service! RTD bus departs from 14th & Walnut RTD Station in Boulder, stops downtown Nederland, then drops you off right in front of the Main Lodge at Eldora where it leaves to go back at the end of the day.

Weekday Schedule
Leave Boulder Arrive Eldora Leave Eldora Arrive Boulder
6:43 a.m. 7:31 a.m. 7:38 a.m. 8:26 a.m.
8:03 a.m. 8:51 a.m. 9:06 a.m. 9:52 a.m.
10:10 a.m. 10:58 a.m. 11:06 a.m. 11:52 a.m.
12:10 p.m. 12:58 p.m. 1:06 p.m. 1:52 p.m.
2:10 p.m. 2:58 p.m. 3:26 p.m. 4:12 p.m.
3:40 p.m. 4:28 p.m. 4:36 p.m. 5:22 p.m.
4:40 p.m. 5:28 p.m. 5:36 p.m. 6:22 p.m.
Weekend/Holiday Schedule
Leave Boulder Arrive Eldora Leave Eldora Arrive Boulder
6:50 a.m. 7:38 a.m. 8:07 a.m. 8:52 a.m.
8:10 a.m. 8:58 a.m. 9:07 a.m. 9:52 a.m.
10:10 a.m. 10:58 a.m. 11:07 a.m. 11:52 a.m.
12:10 p.m. 12:58 p.m. 1:07 p.m. 1:52 p.m.
2:10 p.m. 2:58 p.m. 3:17 p.m. 4:02 p.m.
3:10 p.m. 3:58 p.m. 4:17 p.m. 5:02 p.m.
4:10 p.m. 4:58 p.m. 5:07 p.m. 5:52 p.m.

For further information, visit: / call 303-299-6000. CU students ride FREE! Fare for Routes N & B is $5.00 one way. If you need to continue your trip on another route, please ask the driver for a transfer when you board.


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