App release anticipated in October 2021.
Gondola provides a cost-effective option for getting to the mountains without owning a car. Use Gondola to find a driver going to your desired resort destination, set a meet up spot and go. You can view detailed user profiles including reviews from past rides for both riders and drivers, and their in-app messaging makes communication seamless.
Make friends and save money with TreadShare, the carpool app made for Colorado. Reduce your costs by driving passengers along your route, or find an affordable ride with others heading in the same direction. Together, let's decrease traffic and pollution to protect our mountains! Now available on both iTunes and in the Google Play store.
Caravan Caravan is an app that connects Denver riders and drivers with others looking to carpool to high country mountain resorts. Caravan is an environmental and social platform that connects passengers for free, while excluding any type of monetary transaction. Through Caravan, ride sharing will reduce the amount of emissions and congestion on the I-70 Mountain Corridor at peak travel times. Check it out online or download it on the app store by searching for Caravan: Colorado Ski Carpool.
Dinosaur Lots in Golden
The Dinosaur Lots are an ideal place to begin and end a carpool. Located at the Morrison exit (#259) and I-70, on the west side of Denver. (ADDRESS FOR MAPPING:18560 US Hwy 40, Golden CO 80401 ). Overnight parking IS allowed.
There are three separate lots. The Woolly Mammoth is the large, newer lot and has plenty of lighting. Woolly Mammoth Lot with 918 spots is where most skiers tend to meet up. The T-Rex Lot has 156 spots and the Stegosaurus has 117 spots. The T-Rex has no lighting at all so is not ideal for nighttime use. There are occasional car break-ins so be aware of what you leave in your car.
Arapahoe Basin Ski Area
Park for free in one of the first 200 paid parking spaces in Early Riser lot with four or more people in a vehicle. Click here for details
Breckenridge Ski Resort
Drive up with four or more people in your vehicle and receive a $5 discount at any of their pay lots. Click here for details
Skiers and riders who arrive with four or more people in a car can park in a premier parking section in Keystone’s River Run Free Lot which is a short walk to the River Run Gondola. Carpool parking is limited and first come, first serve. Click here for details
Town of Vail
Get real-time parking updates at Vail Parking Counts. Parking price also depends on timing and lot location, but parking is free for Vail parking garage entries after 3:00 pm. Click here for details
Avon has over 200 free parking spaces that grant access to restaurants, shopping, the Eagle River, and the free Riverfront Express Gondola which connects Avon to Beaver Creek Resort during the winter season. Click here for details