The first X Games was held in Rhode Island in the summer of 1995. The tiny, inaugural event focused on “extreme sports” – like skateboarding and BMX biking – and offered medals and prize money to participants. The first Winter X Games was held in Big Bear Lake, California, in 1997, offering a new take [...]
What’s the best way to purchase a skiing or snowboarding lift ticket for an Aspen vacation? How do you get the best deal? When our staff is busy helping folks make vacation reservations, we get this question a lot. Aspen/Snowmass consists of four spectacular skiing mountains – Aspen Mountain, Aspen Highlands, Buttermilk and Snowmass – [...]
Ready to live the “Ritz life” at Aspen Highlands? Ready to live your dreams amid natural splendor and majestic mountains? Ready to visit the recreational, social and cultural mecca for people from all around the world? … Your destination awaits. Come celebrate Aspen’s four local mountains: Aspen, Snowmass, Aspen Highlands and Buttermilk and make yourself [...]
Want to know how to find a good lodging deal in Aspen for summer or winter? This week, our blog team sits down with Frias Properties Group Sales Manager Lisa Jennings to discuss how to put together that amazing – and affordable – Aspen getaway.
Aspen is a perfect place for a family vacation, but this magical mountain town offers a number of activities that are strictly for adults. From fashion shows to wine tastings to late-night concerts and bar hopping, Aspen offers a number of adult-oriented activities that are not to be missed. Luckily, there are options for families. [...]