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When considering your next ski vacation, you may be wondering, what’s so special about Aspen? Aspen has long been known as the ultimate ski resort town. It embodies everything you could want in a ski vacation, including variety, world-class skiing, and luxurious resort amenities to heighten your experience.


As host to some of the world's leading skiing competitions, Aspen is legendary for advanced ski enthusiasts but can also be fun for first-time skiers. The deep powder snow, along with incredible glades, make for a wild ride on any of the area's mountains. Your options for après ski are endless, so get cozy, grab a bite, and enjoy a celebratory beverage after a fun day in the snow.




A Guide to Aspen's Skiing Mountains


Aspen is home to several uniquely beautiful mountains. In order to find the best fit for you, and to ensure the best experience, knowing your level of ski experience is key. Each mountain offers a distinctive experience for you or your family.


Aspen Mountain
  • Aspen’s oldest mountain

  • Best for: intermediate to expert skiers

  • Top elevation: 11,212 ft

  • Base elevation: 7,945 ft


Aspen Highlands
  • Offers backcountry skiing for a unique experience

  • Best for: all skiing levels

  • Top elevation: 11,678 ft

  • Base elevation: 8,040 ft


Aspen Snowmass


  • Aspen’s largest mountain

  • Best for: all skiing levels

  • Family-friendly

  • Top elevation: 12,510 ft

  • Base elevation: 8,104 ft


Aspen Buttermilk


  • Longest terrain parks

  • Best for: beginners and snowboarders who prefer longer trails

  • Top elevation: 9,900 ft

  • Base elevation: 7,870 ft


5 Reasons Aspen is the Ultimate Ski Destination

1. It’s Accessible

Despite gorgeous backdrops and an abundance of backcountry activities, Aspen is still incredibly easy to access via car or plane. Aspen’s airport is located just three miles from downtown Aspen and offers flights from three major airlines, all offering several one-stop connections and direct flights.

2. We Live for Skiing

If Aspen is known for anything, it’s our endless options for skiing, our world-class ski resorts, and our luxurious vacation attractions and activities that you can visit and enjoy again and again. Unlike other ski destinations, Aspen offers more than one resort and mountain. In fact, we have four.

3. Plenty of Activities

Aspen is one of the only vacation destinations in the world that is simultaneously known for its romantic getaway options, family-friendly fun, and corporate gathering amenities. From summer and winter vacation activities to indoor and outdoor amenities and attractions, there truly is something for everyone in Aspen.



Even if you are new to skiing and/or snowboarding, we can arrange personal lessons that will make your vacation more enjoyable. Group classes are also offered at most resorts for kids and adults alike. By combining our expertise with your personal interests and goals, we can plan the perfect winter adventure for you.

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