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.
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.
As the resort's official central reservation service, Stay Aspen Snowmass offers one-stop shopping. For packages that are perfectly suited to your vacation style and budget.
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We're proud to offer a variety of season pass options to suit everyone's needs. Find the perfect pass for you at Aspen Snowmass. Passes can be purchased at ticket offices, by phone at 877-282-7736 / 970-923-1227 or online.
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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Don't wait until you get here, purchase at least 7 days in advance and SAVE UP TO AN ADDITIONAL 10%! Plus, purchase lift ticket and add equipment rentals and/or Ski & Snowboard School and save even more.
Our private lessons mix intensive, personalized learning with the freedom to explore any of the four mountains with a dedicated instructor. Learn the best techniques while you discover the best runs on the mountain. Guests frequently hire a single instructor to guide their whole family for the day, while others seek out one-on-one attention. It’s totally up to you.
No matter how good you are, a little coaching can go a long way. Get more enjoyment out of skiing or snowboarding by mastering a new skill or refining your technique with an Adult Group Lesson.
Coaching happens and skills develop when teens and youth are having fun. Daily ski or snowboard group lessons, based on ability, can include coaching for park and pipe, big mountain terrain, bumps, carving, racing and freestyle. Check out our group lessons for youth and teens:
We have designed several programs to suit the unique learning styles of young children that hits the slopes.
2014 Race Info:
Start Details: Sport (50K) & Relay - Aspen Gondola Plaza at 6:00 am. Rec (22K) - Tiehack Parking at 9:30am.
Finish Details: The race will finish in Snowmass base village in front of the deck at Base Camp.
Registration: Online Registration is Closed. Registration available at the Aspen Mountain ticket office on Friday August 1 between 4 - 7 pm and Saturday August 2 between 1 - 6 pm. 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 1 (4 - 7 pm) or Saturday, August 2 (1 - 6 pm). 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 Deric Gunshor (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).
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, Coke, 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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The Official Outfitter of the Ski & Snowboard Schools of Aspen/Snowmass - keeping you protected and safe is our #1 priority - Helly Hansen will keep you warm, dry and comfortable on the mountain. Drop by the Helly Hansen Aspen store (430 East Cooper Avenue - 970-920-3524) to check out the new line.
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