We renew the spirit by sustaining the “Aspen Idea,” a complete life nurturing mind, body and spirit.
Aspen/Snowmass aligns itself on a year-round basis with a number of exceptional companies. We work with those that pride themselves on quality and customer service, and are considered to be the best in their respective industries.
Aspen Skiing Company operates four ski areas, Snowmass, Aspen Mountain, Aspen Highlands, and Buttermilk. This includes over 5,300 acres of terrain as well as boundless activities, dining and nightlife at The Little Nell, and The Limelight Hotel.
Aspen Skiing Company recognized as National Arts Awards recipient for Best Businesses partnering with the Arts in America for 2013.
At Aspen/Snowmass, the goings-on are ongoing all year long.
Winter showcases outdoor concerts, World Cup ski racing, big air competitions and signature events like the unforgettable X Games Aspen and Bud Light Spring Jam. Summer means outdoor markets, music festivals, culinary & arts experiences, bike racing and an Aspen original, the Aspen Ideas Festival. If it's happening, it's happening here!
Consistently rated the #1 resort in North America for dining, Aspen/Snowmass has over 100 bars and restaurants to choose from. You'll find menus to please every palate here.
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When it comes to vacation destinations — from the great outdoors to cultural activities, shopping, exciting nightlife and one-of-a-kind restaurants — Aspen/Snowmass offers the complete vacation experience.
Consistently rated No. 1 in North America for dining, Aspen/Snowmass has more than 100 restaurants, bars and clubs to choose from.
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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.
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We have programs to suit every age and ability, and every lesson is 100% satisfaction guaranteed. It is a risk-free adventure that we are certain you will not forget, and we invite you to come live it at Aspen/Snowmass.
Start Details: Aspen Gondola Plaza at 6:00 am (NOTE: new/earlier time as of July 29th)
Finish Details: The race will finish in Snowmass base village in front of the deck at Base Camp.
Registration: Online registration is now closed. You must register on-site at the Aspen Mountain Gondola Ticket Office on Friday, August 2nd from 4-7pm or Saturday, August 3rd from 1-6pm. There will not be day of registration.
Mandatory* Racer Check-in: Check-in will be located in the Aspen Mountain ticket office. All racers must check-in on Friday, August 2 (4 - 7 pm) or Saturday, August 3 (1 - 6 pm). All team members need to check-in though you do not have to check-in with your teammate. Each racer will need to sign a waiver and pick up a racer bib. We will also have a gift bag for each racer. Download a copy of the mandatory waiver here.
* If you are coming in from out of town and are unable to check-in the night before you MUST email Dusty Diaz (firstname.lastname@example.org) to arrange morning-of check-in.
Parking/ Transportation: Parking is available for free in Aspen on Sunday only. The Snowmass Parking Garage at the finish line also has free parking available. There is parking at the Tiehack parking lot (relay point and aid station). There is free bus service between Aspen and Snowmass on RFTA.
Racer Bags: Each racer will be allowed to deposit one bag at the start that will be shuttled to the Tiehack aid station, finish line or a relay spot for pick-up. (Note: in an effort to reduce waste we will not provide a bag, please bring your own).
Relay Team Details: We do not arrange for transportation to/from various relay points. Each relay participant is responsible for getting to their hand-off station. If you don't have a person to help drive you around we recommend leaving car keys for the other person. It is not necessary for every member of your relay team to report to the start.
Course Marking: The course will be marked with red/white striped tape and directional signage with the event logo.
Aid Stations: Each Aid Station will have water, Red Bull, Clif Bars, Clif Shot Gel, Cytomax Energy Drops, Cytomax Sport Performance Drink, Muscle Milk, Muscle Milk Protein Bar, Coke, sweet potato slices, candy and other snacks to keep you fueled. Aid stations will be place at the following locations:
There will be other locations along the course with limited resources available (water). You should plan to be able to make it from aid station to station without additional support.
Cut-Off Times: To ensure racer safety we will have a cut-off at the Tiehack Parking lot. The cut-off will be at Noon at Tiehack parking lot.
Normal Mountain Operations: We ask each racer to keep in mind that Snowmass and Aspen Mountain will be open to guests as usual starting at 10am. Also Government Trail is open to the general public on race day so please be respectful of the general public on the trails and aware of other users.
Racer Safety: For the safety of every racer, each athlete is required to notify the closest course marshal of any injury or racer who appears to have ventured off-course ASAP. We will have plenty of medical staff available to assist along the course.
Racer Family Lift Tickets: We will be offering 50% off vouchers for family members of racers who wish to watch/cheer from the top of Aspen Mountain or the top of Elk Camp Gondola. Vouchers will be available at registration.
After Party & Award Ceremony at Base Camp: After finishing the race we’d like to invite all racers to cheer on the other racers from 12pm to 6pm on the Base Camp deck for Free Budweiser and Bud Light. Awards will be at 3:30pm. Friends and family are invited but beer and food will only be provided to racers.
* Must be 21+ to consume alcohol, other beverages will be available for purchase.
Please contact Buck Erickson at email@example.com with any questions regarding the event.
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