Aspen Snowmass

Nestled in Central Colorado, Aspen Snowmass offers four mountains of amazing ski terrain, impressive après ski, cosmopolitan restaurants, and world-class hotels perfect for your next ski holiday. Discover a place where locals and visitors come together to enjoy the outdoors, adventure and glamour. Visit two towns and ski all four mountains on one lift ticket – Snowmass, Aspen Mountain, Aspen Highlands or Buttermilk. There is plenty of action off the slopes with a thriving arts and culture scene, word class dining, shopping and nightlife. Check out the Snowmass mountain statistics below.

Overview

Located in the centre of the Colorado Rockies. Test your skiing or riding technique on long blue groomers, bowls, terrain parks and gladed powder stashes. At Aspen Snowmass, there is not one mountain but four to explore! – Snowmass, Aspen Mountain, Aspen Highlands and Buttermilk. With a massive skiable terrain of 5524 acres at the center of the Colorado Rockies and over 509 kms of trails, you will find something for everyone. Each mountain has its own personality and skiing style and all four mountains can be accessed on one lift ticket.

When the slopes close there are endless opportunities for fun. At Aspen – the motto is Après like you mean it. Take time to explore and immerse yourself in one of the best Après Ski scenes in North America.

  • 4 Great mountains on one amazing lift pass
  • OnTheSnow Visitors Choice Award for Best Overall Ski Resort
  • Largest vertical descent in North America
  • Treehouse Kids Adventure Centre
  • Incredible skiing and snowboarding, home to world famous ‘Highland Bowl’
  • Authentic ski town rich with Colorado mining history
  • Legendary night life and live music

Mountain Statistics

Aspen Mountain Statistics

Top Elevation 3,417 Metres
Base Elevation 2,422 Metres
Vertical Drop 995 Metres
Skiable Terrain 673 Acres
Lifts 8 lifts
Runs 76
Ave Annual Snowfall 762 cms
Terrain Intermediate 48%
Terrain Advanced 26%
Terrain Expert 26%
Ski in / Ski out Yes

Aspen Highlands Statistics

Top Elevation 3,559 Metres
Base Elevation 1,108 Metres
Vertical Drop 2,451 Metres
Skiable Terrain 1,028 Acres
Lifts 5 lifts
Runs 144
Ave Annual Snowfall 760 cms
Terrain Intermediate 23%
Terrain Advanced 12%
Terrain Expert 65%
Ski in / Ski out Yes

Buttermilk Mountain Statistics

Top Elevation 3,017 Metres
Base Elevation 2,399 Metres
Vertical Drop 618 Metres
Skiable Terrain 470 Acres
Lifts 8 lifts
Runs 51
Ave Annual Snowfall 508 cms
Terrain Beginner 22%
Terrain Intermediate 41%
Terrain Advanced 31%
Terrain Expert 6%
Ski in / Ski out Yes

Snowmass Mountain Statistics

Top Elevation 3,813 Metres
Base Elevation 2,470 Metres
Vertical Drop 1,343 Metres
Skiable Terrain 3,132 Acres
Lifts 21 lifts
Runs 94
Ave Annual Snowfall 762 cms
Terrain Beginner 6%
Terrain Intermediate 47%
Terrain Advanced 17%
Terrain Expert 30%
Ski in / Ski out Yes

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Getting There

Getting to Aspen Snowmass

Aspen/Snowmass is one of the most accessible Rocky Mountain resorts, with hundreds of nonstop and connecting flights weekly into Aspen. Eagle and Denver airports with more options for air travelers.

Air Transportation

        

Aspen/Pitkin County Airport (ASE)

Located just five kilometers from Aspen and 10 kilometers from Snowmass Village. Convenient, one-stop connections from cities throughout North America via three airlines:

Denver International Airport (DEN)

Located 354 kilometers from Aspen/Snowmass and offering nonstop daily service from throughout North America and the world.

Eagle County Airport (EGE)

Located 113 kilometers from Aspen/Snowmass. Served by six airlines with nonstop flights from 13 cities and connecting service from throughout North America and the world.

Accommodation

Lodging in Aspen Snowmass includes those after slopeside luxury near Aspen Mountain’s Silver Queen gondola, a ski-in/ski-out condo in Snowmass, or a hotel close to everything.

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