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It's Springtime in the Rockies: Keep Skiing!

Get in the swim at Eldora this weekend.
Get in the swim at Eldora this weekend. Courtesy Eldora
This ski season has been one for the books, and while many resorts stayed open longer than anticipated, the final closings are coming. Look for big parties at Eldora and Winter Park this weekend; Copper Mountain and Vail are calling it quits, too. But Breckenridge and Mary Jane are planning to stay open into May, and Arapahoe Basin will be open well into June.

Here are the current closing dates:

Arapahoe Basin, June 2 (tentative)
Aspen Highlands, weekends April 19-21 and 26-28
Aspen Mountain, April 21
Beaver Creek, closed
Breckenridge, May 27 (tentative)
Buttermilk, closed
Copper Mountain, April 21
Crested Butte, closed
Echo Mountain,closed
Eldora, April 21
Granby Ranch, closed
Hesperus, closed
Howelsen Hill, closed
Kendall Mountain, closed
Keystone, closed
Loveland, May 5 (tentative)
Mary Jane, May 12
Monarch, weekends through April 28
Powderhorn, closed
Purgatory, open weekends based on conditions
Silverton, closed
Snowmass, April 21
Steamboat, closed
Sunlight, closed
Telluride, closed
Vail, April 21
Winter Park, April 21
Wolf Creek, April 21
For updates on conditions and closing-date changes, check coloradoski.com. Keepr reading for some festivities this weekend.

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