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The History of Skiing in Aspen, Colorado – Part I: The Early Years

Published by under Local Interest

(This week, we begin a two-part series on the history of skiing in Aspen, Colorado. Part one is below. Part two will be published next week.) Aspen, Colorado, is pretty much synonymous with the word “skiing.” If you look in the dictionary, it defines “Aspen” as any of a large number of various poplar trees […]

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Our Top 10 Aspen, Colorado Attractions

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There’s so many things to do in Aspen, Colorado, so where do you begin? Sports, arts, history, culture – Aspen has it all! With a plethora of attractions in Aspen, there’s never a dull moment. This week, we asked our resident expert – Frias Properties Extranet Specialist Jennifer Jacque – to help us out. Below […]

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Aspen, Colorado Winter X Games: History and Future

Published by under Aspen Events

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 […]

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How to Get the Best Deal on Skiing and Snowboarding Lift Tickets for an Aspen Vacation

Published by under Aspen News

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 – […]

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The Ritz-Carlton Club at Aspen Highlands offers a luxury lifestyle and ski-in, ski-out accessibility

Published by under Aspen News,Lodging

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 […]

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