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 Cat Skiing in Silverton

Come experience the adventure of a day of endless powder skiing or snowboarding with Silverton Powdercats, guided cat skiing and snowboarding tours atop legendary Molas Pass. Located seven miles above Silverton, Colorado and nestled in the heart of the magnificent San Juan Mountains, Silverton Powdercats offers a true alpine experience. We cater to the up-and-coming powder hound looking to hone in their backcountry skills, as well as the advanced rider looking to be challenged. Our vast San Juan terrain includes chutes, steeps, glades, trees and open bowls, much of which is above tree-line and reaching up to 12,500 feet.

Join us for the ski or snowboard experience of a lifetime… come play with Silverton Powdercats.

San Juan Powder Skiing

We can’t say enough about our terrain at Silverton Powdercats. With amazing views are a variety of aspects, we’re sure to have something for everyone, intermediate to expert. High elevations keep the snow cold and light, and a variety of aspects allow us to find quality snow, days to even a week after a storm. For a little added excitement we suggest short, cat-assisted hikes for those interested in more challenging skiing or boarding.

Our diverse group of professional guides is one of our biggest assets. Let our knowledge and dedication to backcountry powder skiing and boarding ensure a safe and adventurous experience for you and your family. If you’re looking for the real tour of unfamiliar and awesome terrain, by local and friendly guides, then the Silverton Powdercats experience is for you. Come enjoy a personal tour of our thousands of acres of terrain. Let our knowledgeable guides show you their favorite spots, skiing the best snow with safety as a priority.


A guided snow cat tour with Silverton Powdercats is the perfect addition your winter vacation to Silverton Mountain, Telluride, Durango Mountain Resort, Wolf Creek, Crested Butte, Monarch, any of the San Juan back country ski huts or lodges, or any area of Southwest Colorado, New Mexico, Utah or Arizona.

Silverton Powdercats’ snow cats are powerful Piston Bully’s made for climbing in San Juan Mountains. Enjoy the view from our warm enclosed cabs, assuring our guests a comfortable, quiet ride during your tour.

Contact us today to plan a Colorado cat ski or board trip that you’ll remember for a lifetime with Silverton Powdercats. New to the area? Ask us for our recommendations on food, lodging, hotels or apres ski activities in Silverton, Durango, Telluride or surrounding area.