In Aspen, Colorado, one of the more popular winter recreational activities is ice skating, and there are a few places to do it. Three of the more popular places to ice skate in Aspen are at SK8 (aka the Silver Circle Ice Rink), the Aspen Ice Garden, and the Lewis Ice Arena. In this week’s […]
Aspen, Colorado, is home to the longest single-stage gondola in the world. Called the Silver Queen Gondola, it whisks riders from Gondola Plaza in downtown Aspen to the top of Aspen Mountain in 14 minutes – a 3,267 vertical rise.
Fly-fishing in Aspen and the Roaring Fork Valley is a hugely popular activity, both with locals and vacationers alike. Those who take to the local waters – namely the Frying Pan River and the Roaring Fork River – have the opportunity to catch a lot of trout, primarily brown and rainbow. Up in the high […]
When your office is about a block from the Silver Queen Gondola and Aspen Mountain, it is probably safe to say that there may be some skiers in the workplace. … Because, when you work at Frias Properties of Aspen, Aspen Mountain is your backyard – and your playground. It wasn’t easy but we got […]
The slogan for Aspen/Snowmass is “The Power of Four” – which refers to the four local skiing mountains in and around Aspen – Aspen Mountain, Aspen Highlands, Buttermilk and Snowmass. Never has a slogan been more accurate, as each of these four Aspen resorts provide a unique destination that is chock-full of on-mountain amenities.