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. This all around holiday experience has something for everyone.


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 3,418 Metres
Base Elevation 2,451 Metres
Vertical Drop 996 Metres
Vertical Rise 1,108 Metres
Skiable Terrain 675 Acres
Lifts 8 lifts
Runs 76
Ave Annual Snowfall 762 cms
Terrain Beginner 48%
Terrain Intermediate 26%
Terrain Advanced 26%
Ski in / Ski out Yes

Aspen Highlands Statistics

Top Elevation 3,559 Metres
Base Elevation 2,451 Metres
Vertical Drop 2,451 Metres
Vertical Rise 1,108 Metres
Skiable Terrain 1,040 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 3,018 Metres
Base Elevation 2,399 Metres
Vertical Drop 618 Metres
Vertical Rise 619 Metres
Skiable Terrain 470 Acres
Lifts 8 lifts
Runs 44
Ave Annual Snowfall 508 cms
Terrain Beginner 35%
Terrain Intermediate 39%
Terrain Advanced 21%
Terrain Expert 5%
Ski in / Ski out Yes

Snowmass Mountain Statistics

Top Elevation 3,813 Metres
Base Elevation 2,473 Metres
Vertical Drop 1,343 Metres
Skiable Terrain 3,332 Acres
Lifts 20 lifts
Runs 96
Ave Annual Snowfall 762 cms
Terrain Beginner 5%
Terrain Intermediate 48%
Terrain Advanced 17%
Terrain Expert 30%
Ski in / Ski out Yes

Trail Map

Other Activities

At Aspen Snowmass there is more on offer than just world-class skiing and snowboarding with amazing adventures adding to your ski/board winter experience.

  • Alpine Coaster
  • Tubing
  • Snowshoe Tours
  • Snowbiking
  • Ullr Nights
  • Apres Ski
  • Guided Experiences
  • Snowcat Dinners

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.

Ask our Active Travel Experts to assist you in prearranging transfers or a rental car for your stay.


Aspen Snowmass has a variety of accommodation options to choose from.

Contact our Active Travel Experts for insider tips on where to stay and tailor-made ski/board experiences.


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