Hours of Operation

Current Hours of Operation

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Operation Hours

Kirkwood is open daily from 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. during the Winter season.



Monte Wolfes:
8:30am – 3:30pm, 7 days a week

Wall Bar: 10:00am - 4:00pm, 7 days a week

General Store: 8am – 5pm, 7 days a week

K-Bar: 11am – 4pm, weather dependent 

Snowshoe Thompson's: 8am – 4pm, 7 days a week

Kirkwood Inn: 3:00pm-9:00pm, Wednesday -Sunday

Cornice Pizza: 3:00pm-9:00pm, Friday - Tuesday

Sunrise Grill: 10:00am - 2:30pm, conditions dependent 




Sales & Services

Village Season Pass Office: 8am – 4pm daily 

Timber Creek Ticket Office: 8am – 4pm daily


Express Lift Ticket Pickup: For online tickets purchased less than 9 days in advance.

Friday 9-11am Saturday, Sunday & Holidays 8am-11am

Guest Service employees out front of our Village and Timber Creek ticket offices

During nonpeak times, go to the ticket windows or Guest Services.


Retail & Rental

Kirkwood Mountain Sports: 8:30am to 4:30pm

Kirkwood Village Ski and Snowboard Rentals: 8:30am to 4:30pm


For more information on uphill access please call the uphill trail hotline at 209.258.7444.



  • Uphill travel is prohibited during daytime operations
  • No emergency services outside of "normal" operating hours 
  • Uphill activities may present a high danger of personal injury 
  • Contact the TRAIL HOTLINE prior to access at 209.258.7444
  • Motorized vehicles, snowmaking and other ski area operations may be encountered 
  • Avalanche mitigation may be in progress 
  • User assumes risks and acknowledges that runs are not maintained for uphill travel.  Avalanche hazards may exist


  • Call the TRAIL HOTLINE at 209.258.7444
  • Dogs are prohibited 
  • Stay towards the side of the trail 
  • Position yourself so that you are visible from above 
  • Wear brightly colored and reflective clothing 
  • Obey all pertinent signage 
  • Avoid all areas where machinery is operating 
  • Be aware that ski area emergency services are not available
  • No motorized vehicles 


In accordance with a USFS Supervisor’s closure, private snowmobiles are prohibited on any Kirkwood Mountain Resort trails during or after hours of operation.


Use of sliding devices, including but not limited to, sleds, tower pads, plastic sheets, or plastic disks and the like are strictly forbidden.