Aspen Snowmass

Where can you ski in May? 

April 9 powder day at Snowbird

If you’re like us and not ready to stash your skis or snowboard for the season, don’t forget that there are still plenty of ski resorts that stay open in May and often later. To help you get a couple more turns in this season, we compiled a roundup of the best resorts where you can […]

Top 2019 spring events at North American ski resorts 

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Winter isn’t over, yet, but our second-favorite season is just around the corner. Soon, it will be time to slather on the Zinka, break out the retro ski gear and celebrate Spring! From your hometown hill to top-ten destinations, all ski resorts host spring-skiing celebrations. We know you’re a discerning bunch, so we compiled a list […]

Everything About Snowmass’ New Base Village 

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The Construction This summer and fall was a busy one in Snowmass. The next phase of Snowmass Base Village’s $600 million, 10-year project saw significant gains with five major projects being completed for the 2018-19 winter. Collectively, these projects have resulted in more lodging options than ever for Snowmass visitors and a whole new set […]

Colorado ski resort opening & closing dates 

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Thanks to ample early-season snowfall, many top Colorado ski resorts are already open for the 18-19 season. It’s time to start planning—if you haven’t already. Pin down your travel dates and the time of winter you’d like to go on your ski trip using our handy table below, and think snow! When do ski resorts open in […]

Mountain biking at ski resorts 

mountain biking at ski resorts

Over the next three weeks many ski resorts will open their summer mountain biking and hiking trails. There’s no better way to beat the summer lowland heat than heading up to the crisp mountain air. A summer vacation to your favorite ski resorts is a great option, especially if you’re looking for a full docket of outdoor […]

Airline Trail Aspen – Ski.com Adopts Popular Local Trail 

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As an Aspen-based company, whose employees regularly enjoy the benefits of having Airline and the Sky Mountain Park trail system a couple minutes’ mountain bike peddle away, we decided to make it our mission to keep the trail in tip-top shape. So, we adopted it through Roaring Fork Outdoor Volunteers. Plus, we couldn’t resist how […]

Top resorts for super bowl skiing 

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Photo: Daniel Milchev/Vail Resorts In celebration of the 52nd NFL Super Bowl, we have highlighted our favorite stripe of bowls: the kind you ski down! Sure, our bowls may not come with record-breaking passes, exhilarating plays and bone-crushing hits, but bowl skiing is epic in its own way. Offering everything from open powder fields to steeps […]

Top Aspen après-ski & nightlife 

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Famous for 100-plus world-class restaurants and bars, a local scene that keeps the “Aspen Extreme” vibe alive and home of best music venues in the mountains, Aspen is a heavy hitter in the après-ski and nightlife scene department. With so many choices on tap, we broke down the best of the best to help you […]

Best apres ski scenes in North America 

Best Apres Ski Jackson Hole, Live Music Jackson Mangy Moose, Mangy Mosoe

After a smile-inducing day on the slopes, nothing can quite put a proper cap on the experience like an authentic, celebratory apres-ski session. Whether you’re looking for a cold, locally crafted brew or libation, live music, friendly locals, finger-licking appetizers or perhaps even a felicitous hot tub encounter, you’ll find just what you seek at […]

What’s new at ski resorts in 17-18? 

There’s no denying it. Fall is upon us in the High Country, which means ski season is close. Each winter ushers in a litany of exciting “new” things:  new snow, new terrain conquests, new memories and maybe even new destinations. So what’s new for the 17-18 ski season? We compiled an A-Z list of some […]

5 days in Snowmass: a family ski vacation guide 

Photo: Aspen Snowmass Snowmass’ convenient layout, state-of-the-art facilities and children’s programs and ample kid-friendly activities and attractions make it one of the world’s best destinations for a winter family getaway. Enter to win a 4-night, 3-day family ski trip→ [testimonials teatime_testimonials_unique_id=”78867937b2c8bdb679a277e1e973f38b” teatime_testimonials_type_choice=”{‹²›teatime_testimonials_type‹²›:‹²›testimonials-left‹²›}” teatime_testimonials_color=”#262626″ teatime_testimonials_author_color=”#636363″ teatime_testimonials_border_color=”#ebebeb” teatime_testimonials_carousel=”{‹²›teatime_testimonials_carousel_choice‹²›:‹²›disable‹²›,‹²›enable‹²›:{‹²›teatime_owl_auto_play‹²›:{‹²›teatime_owl_auto_play_choice‹²›:‹²›enable‹²›,‹²›enable‹²›:{‹²›teatime_owl_auto_play_timeout‹²›:5000,‹²›teatime_owl_auto_play_speed‹²›:500}},‹²›teatime_owl_trans_speed‹²›:700,‹²›teatime_owl_hide_arrow‹²›:‹²›disable‹²›,‹²›teatime_owl_hide_pagination‹²›:‹²›disable‹²›,‹²›teatime_testimonials_list‹²›:‹º›‹¹›},‹²›disable‹²›:{‹²›teatime_testimonials_content‹²›:‹²›he lodging is super convenient to ski school, and it […]

Aspen’s top pet-friendly accommodations 

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There’s nothing quite like taking a ski trip to Aspen. With four incredible mountains, the most charming streets to explore, over 300 shops, restaurants and bars and plenty of off-mountain entertain, Aspen can satisfy almost any traveler, human or animal. This winter, you don’t have to leave your pets at home! Aspen offers many pet-friendly […]