Leadville Colorado and Ski Cooper area info and Tennessee Pass location
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    The Tennessee Pass Nordic Center, Cookhouse, and Sleep Yurts is located at the base of Ski Cooper, just nine miles NW of historic Leadville, Colorado.

    Click "directions" in the bubble below to create accurate directions from your location to the Tennessee Pass Nordic Center.


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    WARNING:  DO NOT USE DIRECTIONS generated from a navagation system that directs you to take County Road 19 or 18 to the Tennessee Pass Nordic Center or Cookhouse.  The directions are incorrect and you will get lost.  Please use the Google Map above and choose "Directions," or call us at 719-486-8114 or 719-486-1750 to speak directly to our staff to get accurate directions.

    From Vail / Minturn, CO

    (From I-70), Take exit 171 to merge onto Highway 24-E/US-6E.  Continue on Highway 24-E for approximately 29 miles to the top of Tennessee Pass/Continental Divide and turn left at the large Tennessee Pass Nordic Center/Ski Cooper entrance sign. Proceed up the access road to find the Tennessee Pass Nordic Center on the right side of the parking lot.

    From Leadville, CO

    Travel north on Highway 24-W approximately 9 miles to the top of Tennessee Pass/Continental Divide and turn right at the large Tennessee Pass Nordic Center/Ski Cooper entrance sign. Proceed up the access road to find the Tennessee Pass Nordic Center on the right side of the parking lot.

    From Denver, CO

    Travel west on Interstate 70 approximately 80 miles and take exit 195 to merge onto CO-91 S toward Copper Mountain/Leadville.  Proceed on CO-91 S approximately 22 miles and turn right onto US-24 W (just before entering Leadville, CO).  Proceed on US-24 W approximately 8 miles to the top of Tennessee Pass/Continental Divide and turn right at the large Tennessee Pass Nordic Center/Ski Cooper entrance sign. Proceed up the access road to find the Tennessee Pass Nordic Center on the right side of the parking lot.

    We are:

    • 130 miles from Denver International Airport via I-70 and U.S. Highway 91
    • 138 miles from Colorado Springs, CO via Highway 24
    • 48 miles from Breckenridge, CO via I-70 & Highway 91
    • 29 miles from Vail, CO

    GPS COORDINATES:

    • WGS84 COORDINATE SYSTEM
    • N 39° 21.730'
    • W 106° 18.659'

    NAD84 COORDINATE SYSTEM

    • 387076 EASTING
    • 4357792 NORTHING