Imagine waking before dawn on a cool summer morning and floating up in a hot air balloon just after sunrise, with the stunning expanses of Aspen and Snowmass, Colorado stretching out for miles beneath you. There’s nothing quite like welcoming … Continued
SING-A-LONG BY THE CAMPFIRE. A crackling campfire, s’mores, hot chocolate and a guitar-strummin’ cowboy bring the West to life in this cozy, après ski activity for families. Come snuggle up in blankets and join along in these well-known camp songs. Beginning … Continued
BURLINGAME CABIN SNOWCAT DINNER. This evening adventure whisks diners and families off to a rustic western cabin where a family-style barbecue is served around long tables, a roaring fire crackles in the wood stove and acoustic music entertains throughout the evening. … Continued
A krafty excuse for family après-ski, this supervised hour ensures your child will head home with a special handmade souvenir of that Snowmass vacation. Colorful, creative and fun arts & crafts projects range from making picture frames, pillows, and scarves … Continued
Gather around the campfire to hear some of the tallest tales in the West recounted by master local storytellers. With free hot chocolate and s’mores, families are sure to be spellbound by this après-ski activity. Beginning December 14, 3:30–4:30 p.m., … Continued
FIRST TRACKS AT SNOWMASS. Skiers and riders dream of being the first down runs of champagne powder or newly groomed corduroy, and the free Snowmass First Tracks program ensures the honor is all yours, as you accompany patrollers on the first … Continued
The Snowmass Chapel is one of Snowmass’ beautiful landmarks, hosting a Protestant service on Sunday mornings and a Catholic mass at 5:00 p.m. Sunday evenings. An updated schedule of services is available on www.snowmasschapel.org or by calling 970-923-6192.
Explore the exquisite natural beauty of the Snowmass wilderness on a guided, 2-hour snowshoe trip with an Aspen Center for Environmental Studies (ACES) naturalist. This leisurely tour on gentle terrain delves into the animals and habitats of Snowmass winter forests, … Continued
If over 3,000 acres of terrain sounds delightfully daunting, sign up for a free mountain-orientation tour. Knowledgeable local guides will show you the lay of the land, along with the secret spots and stashes during this free 1.5- to 2-hour … Continued
Have you ever paused to wonder about the natural world surrounding the Snowmass Colorado Ski slopes? Take a FREE run with an ACES naturalist and learn about the Elk Camp winter environment, ranging from the mysteries of the snowpack to … Continued
Snowmass is home to one of the most respected arts centers in the nation. Take a self-guided tour through this historic ranch-turned-arts community. Meet the artists, browse the Art Works store, and visit galleries showcasing the work of renowned instructors … Continued
Presenting world-class exhibitions of contemporary art from around the globe, 590 N. Mill St., Aspen.
(ACES) A 25-acre nature preserve in the heart of Aspen, with self-guided snowshoe walks, bird watching, and evening programs, 100 Puppy Smith St., Aspen.
Exhibits on Aspen’s Victorian history, 620 West Bleeker Street, Aspen.
The Winter Music series includes renowned artist recitals and famed quartets in the acoustically acclaimed Harris Concert Hall.
Looking for a day away from the slopes? Only eight miles away is the ARC, which offers indoor lap and kid pools with a water slide, lazy river and fountains, in addition to a full fitness center, indoor ice skating … Continued
Provides recreational and cultural experiences to individuals who have mental or physical disabilities. Winter adaptive programs make skiing/boarding accessible to all, while trained buddies and additional winter activities are also available, 970-923-0578.
Aspen/Snowmass maintains 65 kilometers of free groomed track skiing, the largest such system in North America. Rentals, lessons, and tours are available at Snowmass Club Cross Country Center, Aspen Cross Country Center, & Ashcroft Touring Center.
Trained sled dogs pull guests on an adventurous trip into the Snowmass Valley backcountry. Outstanding scenery and wildlife viewing. Half day trips daily at Krabloonik Restaurant.
The Silver Circle outdoor ice skating rink is located in downtown Aspen, with rentals available. The Aspen Ice Garden and the Aspen Recreation Center are full-sized indoor facilities, with public skating, rentals, hockey, classes, and lessons.
Ride in a snowcat to this historic on-mountain cabin for an unforgettable experience! Enjoy an exquisite four-course dinner with live music. 5:45–9:00 p.m. or 6:00–10:00 p.m., Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, & Saturdays. $105 adults, $52 children 3–11, children under 3 … Continued
For a unique birds-eye view of the ski mountains, soar with an USHGA-certified pilot on a tandem paragliding flight!
Feel the need for speed? Want to compare best times with your friends? Head up to the public on-mountain NASTAR race course where souvenir pins are awarded for first through third places. 11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m., Mondays, Tuesdays, Fridays & Saturdays; … Continued
Your choice of four ski areas with one lift ticket, with free skier shuttles available every 15 minutes to transport you between ski areas, from the RFTA bus stop at the west end of the Snowmass mall.
Private lessons, semi-private lessons, and group lessons are available for all levels of skiing and snowboarding. 970-923-1227.
Available in Aspen, and at Ashcroft’s Pinecreek Cookhouse and at the T-Lazy-7 Ranch.
Looking for adventure beyond the slopes? Check out the magnificent winter backcountry in Snowmass, the Maroon Bells or Independence Pass on a guided snowmobile tour. Trips are between two and four hours with lunch provided for longer tours. Individual daily … Continued
Daily tours available on Aspen, Buttermilk, and Snowmass Mountains, with a naturalist. Leisurely tours on gentle terrain delve into the local animals and habitats. To go exploring on your own, rent snowshoes at the Aspen Cross Country Center or Snowmass … Continued
Over 18,000-square-feet of pure recreation await at this spectacular new facility. Unique saline outdoor pools open year-round compliment a state-of-the-art cardio and weight room, and a brand new indoor gymnasium, aerobics classes, climbing and bouldering walls, and more. Brush Creek … Continued
Welcome to good health and vibrant living through yoga, nutrition, fitness, and aromatherapy! Base in Snowmass Village and Aspen, Colorado. I invite you to deepen you life experience through healthy, active, balanced living. 970-319-8832
Summer in Snowmass is a season that is teeming with events; from the Mammoth Festival to JAS Labor Fest, US Pro Challange to Snowmass Balloon Fest and so much more.
Cultural events that enrich the mind, body, and spirit are what the summer season in Snowmass is all about.Check Out Summer Activities