The Aspen Mountain experience continues to get better and better in the more than 65 years since the first chairlift was installed on the mountain. Today, Aspen Mountain serves up a vertical smorgasbord of skiing and snowboarding options that include double-black and tree runs as well as groomed and also intermediate cruising runs under Ruthie’s and […]
Never been skiing or snowboarding and looking for the confidence to go out and try it all? The Ski & Snowboard Schools of Aspen/Snowmass and their team of professionals can get you prepped and ready to hit the four mountains at Aspen/Snowmass – Buttermilk, Aspen Highlands, Aspen Mountain and Snowmass. And, you’ll have the confidence, […]
More than 65 years after dedicating the first chairlift on Aspen Mountain, the Aspen/Snowmass experience continues to get better and better. With four mountains and thousands of acres of terrain, no other ski resort in the world offers so much. And it just keeps getting better and better as changes, updates and improvements are happening […]
More than 60 years after dedicating the first chairlift on Aspen Mountain, the Aspen/Snowmass experience continues to get better and better. With 4 mountains, 43 lifts, 5 terrain park, 3 pipes and more than 5,300 recreational acres, no other resort in the world offers so much.
(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 […]