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Snowboarding the Four Mountains of Aspen/Snowmass

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Aspen Mountain, Aspen Highlands, Buttermilk and Snowmass – is an experience like no other. This week, our blog team sits down with Frias Properties’ reservation manager Jennifer Steele – our company’s resident snowboard aficionado.

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Our May 18th Project

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For the past several years we have run a somewhat scientific experiment out in front of our offices on Durant Ave in Aspen, Colorado. We take a picture of the trees and compare. As you can see 2012 appears to be smack-dab in the middle of the years. It appears that ’08, ’10 and ’11 […]

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Early January Storm Creates Powder Heaven

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Looking for at place to ski?  Aspen/Snowmass is where it’s at. A storm blew in over the weekend of January 8th, 2011 and dumped over a foot of fresh snow on all four of our mountains.  It’s a powder day! Aspen Mountain (Ajax) got hit with 15 inches, Aspen Highlands accumulated 11 inches, Buttermilk Mountain […]

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Winter Weather and Lodging Deals Piling Up!

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It looks like our prayers have been answered, again. The 4th Annual KSNO Pray for Snow party took place at the base of Snowmass Mountain on Friday night.  Locals gathered from across the valley to celebrate the kick off of the 2010-2011 ski season – praying that the snow gods would once again unleash the […]

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First Snowfall of the Season: Aspen, CO

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Winter came early this year in Aspen, Colorado.  With over 13 inches in 1 day, this early snowfall has set the pace for a solid winter season. The first storm of the season brought in high winds and heavy snow fall early Monday morning, which resulted in the closure of both Highway 82 over Independence […]

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