Aspen Mountain Activities

Comprised of four world-class mountains and providing acres of skiing and snowboarding; Aspen, Colorado offers a skiing experience like none other. The wide variety of runs, thick powder, and profusion of terrain ensure a great day on the slopes no matter what your ski level. Easy access to bars and restaurants, varying forms of transportation to and from your accommodations, and scrupulous safety standards mean you’ll never need to worry about anything on or off the slopes in Aspen. While skiing and snowboarding remain by far the most popular activities to enjoy while in Aspen, there are many additional mountain activities to enjoy. So, bring the whole family. Bring your friends. Heck bring the family pet,there is truly something for everyone in Aspen!

Skiing: Whether you are an expert and plan on skiing in the trees or you’ve never made a turn and want a week of lessons, Aspen has got you covered. From group lessons to individual instructions designed to get you up and going and enjoying the excitement of skiing, the instructors at Aspen are the beston planet earth. Book into ski school or break out on your own, either way thrills are coming your way at Aspen.

Snowboarding:Playing yearly host to the Winter X Games should tell you one thing: Aspen knows snowboarding. Featuring some of the best park and terrain features in the world, Aspen is ready to up your game. Done getting airborne for the day? Rabble through Ajax tree runs or hit up the Highlands for never ending fun on your “shred stick”.

Telemark Skiing: The art of skiing downhill with your heels free, ‘tele’ skiing allows your body to move more naturally. Telemark skiing is welcome at Aspen so “free the heel and ski for real”!

Nordic/Cross Country Skiing: Featuring over 60 miles of Nordic skiing trails, the Aspen area is set up for all the cross-country skiing you and your group can handle!

Snow Shoeing: Experience the peaceful side of Aspen, with a guided snowshoeing trek. Encounter wildlife and marvel in falling snow as you make your way through miles of trails. Many of the guided tours provide snowshoes, making it easy to just show up and head on out. This activity is perfect for families and fun for all ages.

Avalanche Awareness: The more you know about avalanche safety the better. Enrolling in these helpful classes, which are ideal for skiers who wish to ski out-of-bounds,will help you become a more complete mountaineer and a safer person overall.

Visit the Aspen Snow and Weather Report for an up-to-date report of current Aspen area mountain conditions today!