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Ice Pirates Snowmobiling

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Ice Pirates Snowmobiling is Southwestern Colorado's premier snowmobile touring outfitter. Operating daily, they are located in the heart of the San Juan Mountains, between Durango and Silverton, Colorado. The outpost is situated at the top of Molas Pass on San Juan National Forest land, 16 miles north of Purgatory Resort.Molas Pass receives an average of 300 inches of snow a year. Whether you're looking for family fun with groomed backcountry trails or high-alpine adventure riding, Ice Pirates Snowmobiling offers unique trips that appeal to everyone!Riding with Ice Pirates is easy, and safety is Ice Pirates number one concern. Qualified guides give hands-on safety and operating orientations and you begin on easy terrain. From their location in the San Juan Mountains, you will experience miles and miles of stunning majestic views and radical above-tree line snowmobiling.

Ice Pirates ~ Adult - 2 Hour Snowmobile Tour - Double Rider with D&SNGRR Train Ride

Ice Pirates ~ Adult - 2 Hour Snowmobile Tour - Double Rider with D&SNGRR Train Ride

Board the D&SNGRR for a 9:45am departure to the Cascade Canyon pavilion where you will have lunch while the train does a turn around. Takes approx 1 hour. The train will then drop you off at the Rockwood Train Depot where Ice Pirates will transport you to Molas Pass high in the mountains for your snowmobile adventure. Ice Pirates will then transport you back to the the D&SNGRR train depot


Ice Pirates Snowmobile Tours

Ice Pirates ~ Adult - 2 Hour Snowmobile Tour - Single Rider with D&SNGRR Train Ride

Ice Pirates ~ Adult - 2 Hour Snowmobile Tour - Single Rider with D&SNGRR Train Ride

Board the D&SNGRR for a 9:45am departure to the Cascade Canyon pavilion where you will have lunch while the train does a turn around. Takes approx 1 hour. The train will then drop you off at the Rockwood Train Depot where Ice Pirates will transport you to Molas Pass high in the mountains for your snowmobile adventure. Ice Pirates will then transport you back to the the D&SNGRR train depot.


Ice Pirates Snowmobile Tours

Ice Pirates ~ Child - 2 Hour Snowmobile Tour - with D&SNGRR Train Ride (37)

Ice Pirates ~ Child - 2 Hour Snowmobile Tour - with D&SNGRR Train Ride (37)

Child riding with an adult


Ice Pirates Snowmobile Tours

Ice Pirates ~ Purgatory Shuttle Package - 8:00AM Departure - Double Rider (25)

Ice Pirates ~ Purgatory Shuttle Package - 8:00AM Departure - Double Rider (25)

Ice Pirates will shuttle you from Purgatory Ski Resort to the outpost on Molas Pass. Pick up is from the UPPER PARKING LOT at 8AM for a 2 HOUR snowmobile tour on beautiful Molas Pass. You will be back at the mountain by approx. 11:45AM.

Tour rentals include guide, safety gear including helmets & goggles, and base insurance (upgraded insurance available and recommended). One guest per group can ride on the same snowmobile with a guide for $75. Private guided tours are available for your group for $75.

Wear ski clothing or layered winter weather clothing, sturdy shoes/boots, gloves, eye protection, and sunscreen. Ice Pirates has a limited amount of outerwear (no cost but on a first come, first serve basis). Bring your own water and snacks.

Weight limit is 400 lbs. per snowmobile (if weight exceeds limit for double sled you will be switched and charged for single sleds).

Must be 16 or older with a valid driver’s license to operate a single sled. Must be 18 to be a driver on a double sled. All riders must be at least 4 years old. Reservations are required.

Ice Pirates ~ Purgatory Shuttle Package - 8:00am Departure - Single Rider

Ice Pirates ~ Purgatory Shuttle Package - 8:00am Departure - Single Rider

BE AT PURGATORY SKI RESORT UPPER PARKING LOT FOR AN 8AM pickup at Purgatory Resort for a 2 hour snowmobile tour up on Molas Pass. Back down the mountain by 11:45AM.

Ice Pirates ~ Three Hour Tour

Ice Pirates ~ Three Hour Tour ~ Double Rider Sled - 11:00am Departure

Description

This is a three hour tour for a driver with a passenger. Trip times include 11am departure. Please request your desired start time at the time of booking and if your requested time is not available, Gateway Reservations / Ice Pirates will call you to schedule an alternative trip time.

To operate a double rider snowmobile, driver must be at least 18 years old with a valid drivers license.

Ice Pirates ~ Three Hour Tour ~ Double Rider Sled - 2:00pm Departure

Description

This is a three hour tour for a driver with a passenger. Trip times include 2:00pm departures. Please request your desired start time at the time of booking and if your requested time is not available, Gateway Reservations / Ice Pirates will call you to schedule an alternative trip time.

To operate a double rider snowmobile, driver must be at least 18 years old with a valid drivers license. To operate a snowmobile with a passenger the driver must be at least 18 years old.

Ice Pirates ~ Three Hour Tour ~ Double Rider Sled - 8:00am Departure

Description

This is a three hour tour for a driver with a passenger. Trip times include 8am departures. Please request your desired start time at the time of booking and if your requested time is not available, Gateway Reservations / Ice Pirates will call you to schedule an alternative trip time.

To operate a double rider snowmobile, driver must be at least 18 years old with a valid drivers license. To operate a snowmobile with a passenger the driver must be at least 18 years old.

Ice Pirates ~ Three Hour Tour ~ Single Rider Sled - 11:00am Departure

Description

This is a three hour tour for a single driver with no passenger. Trip times 11am departures. Please request your desired start time at the time of booking and if your requested time is not available, Ice Pirates will call you to schedule an alternative trip time.

To operate a snowmobile, driver must be at least 16 years old with a valid drivers license.

Riding Around

Ice Pirates ~ Three Hour Tour ~ Single Rider Sled - 2:00pm Departure

Description

This is a three hour tour for a single driver with no passenger. Trip time 2pm departures. Please request your desired start time at the time of booking and if your requested time is not available, Ice Pirates will call you to schedule an alternative trip time.

To operate a snowmobile, driver must be at least 16 years old with a valid drivers license.

Riding Around

Ice Pirates ~ Three Hour Tour ~ Single Rider Sled - 8:00am Departure

Description

This is a three hour tour for a single driver with no passenger. Trip time 8am departure. Please request your desired start time at the time of booking and if your requested time is not available, Ice Pirates will call you to schedule an alternative trip time.

To operate a snowmobile, driver must be at least 16 years old with a valid drivers license.

Riding Around

Ice Pirates ~ Two Hour Tour

Ice Pirates ~ Two Hour Tour ~ Double Rider Sled - 3:00pm Departure

Description

This is a two hour tour for a driver with a passenger. Trip times include 3:00am departure. Please request your desired start time at the time of booking and if your requested time is not available, Ice Pirates will call you to schedule an alternative trip time.

To operate a snowmobile, driver must be at least 18 years old with a valid drivers license. To operate a snowmobile with a passenger the driver must be at least 18 years old.

Ice Pirates ~ Two Hour Tour ~ Double Rider Sled - 9:00am Departure

Description

This is a two hour tour for a driver with a passenger. Trip times include 9:00am departure. Please request your desired start time at the time of booking and if your requested time is not available, Ice Pirates will call you to schedule an alternative trip time.

To operate a snowmobile, driver must be at least 18 years old with a valid drivers license. To operate a snowmobile with a passenger the driver must be at least 18 years old.

Ice Pirates ~ Two Hour Tour ~ Single Rider Sled - 3:00pm Departure

Description

This is a two hour tour for a single driver with no passenger. Trip time include 3pm departure. Please request your desired start time at the time of booking and if your requested time is not available, Ice Pirates will call you to schedule an alternative trip time.

To operate a snowmobile, driver must be at least 16 years old with a valid drivers license.

Ice Pirates ~ Two Hour Tour ~ Single Rider Sled - 9:00am Departure

Description

This is a two hour tour for a single driver with no passenger. Trip time 9:00am departures. Please request your desired start time at the time of booking and if your requested time is not available, Ice Pirates will call you to schedule an alternative trip time.

To operate a snowmobile, driver must be at least 16 years old with a valid drivers license.

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Address:
US Hwy 550 N, Molas Lake Trailhead, Mile Marker 65, Silverton, CO

From Durango: Drive north on US HWY 550 past Purgatory Resort. Continue on for 16 more miles, up and over Coal Bank Pass, and up Molas Pass. When you reach the Molas Pass summit, you will travel one more mile till you see mile marker 65 and the green Molas Trail / Molas Lake sign on your right, which is the entrance to our parking lot.

From Ridgway: Drive south on US HWY 550, over Red Mountain Pass to the town of Silverton. Continue traveling past Silverton and up Molas Pass for six more miles. You will see mile marker 65 and the green Molas Lake / Molas Trail sign on your left, which is the entrance to our parking lot.

  • Written Cancellation Policy | We require one week notice to cancel without penalties. Within one week, cancellation of entire tours or individual sleds may result in a 50% charge of your payment on your tour or the individual sled that was canceled. No refunds within 72 hours of your scheduled trip.
  • Written Deposit Policy | Full payment taken at time of booking.