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The History of Skiing in Aspen, Colorado – Part II: The Four Mountains

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(This week, we conclude a two-part series on the history of skiing in Aspen, Colorado. Part one was published last week and is available on our blog.) Thanks to early pioneers such as Friedl Pfeifer and Walter Paepcke, skiing in Aspen really began to take shape in the early 1950s. After hosting the FIS World […]

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Aspen locals give their insider tips for a successful skiing outing

Published by under Outdoor Activities

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 […]

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New Lift and Lodging

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We just got our first snow! So, everybody’s thoughts turn to ski season just like that. The Aspen Skiing company is in the process of installing a new high speed quad lift, called The Tiehack Express, on Buttermilk Mountain. This lift will more than halve the time it used to take to get up the […]

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