Your vacation time is precious. That's why you probably want more to a mountain destination than just great skiing and riding.
Here, we've gathered up all of our local knowledge into one place, with a series of guides that outline all you need to know about planning a winter vacation. (Or head to Summer if you're in a shorts-and-T-shirt frame of mind).
To get more local's insight, read our Stories about the Aspen Snowmass experience.
Your First Visit
First time to Aspen Snowmass? Get the low-down on all four mountains, the towns of Aspen and Snowmass Village, and activities to do beyond the slopes.
Guides for Active Travelers
Guides to Lessons
Enjoy the mountains of Aspen Snowmass more with a Ski & Snowboard School lesson. This guide will help you find the right lesson for your abilities and goals.
IKON Passholder's Guide
Ikon Passholders will want to take note: plan your ski vacation to Aspen Snowmass with this comprehensive guide. Get the local's scoop on everything from terrain to lodging, events and parking.
Beginner's Guide to Skiing & Snowboarding
Learn more about what Snowmass Bike Park has to offer for families and beginners to the thrilling sport of mountain biking, only from Aspen Snowmass.
Aspen Snowmass is the complete family destination with ski packages, lessons, and activities like tubing and an alpine coaster. View the winter family guide!
Guides for Culture-Seeking Travelers
Arts & Culture Guide
Summer in Aspen and Snowmass Village centers around the arts and culture scene. View the guide to discover museums, concerts, and the famed Aspen Institute.
Discover Aspen Snowmass, the premier LGBTQ+ travel destination for skiers and snowboarders alike. Learn more about Gay Ski Week, luxurious lodging, and more!
Around the Resort Guides
Après Ski Guide
Aspen Snowmass offers one of the best après ski scenes in North America. Learn more about après hot spots on-mountain and in-town at Aspen and Snowmass.
Aspen offers a dining scene to rival many American cities. Learn about restaurants in Aspen and Snowmass Village with our special dining guide.
Aspen is well known for its shopping scene featuring well-known fashion boutiques and charming local shops. Get the scoop with our shopping guide.
Adaptive Skiing Guide
Learn more about adaptive programs for winter sports and skiing held at Aspen Snowmass.
Getting Around Guides
The Inside Story
The Inside Story
From athlete profiles to features on our inclusive culture and environmental issues, our stories collection shows you the beating heart of the destination, while also offering tips to enhance your vacation.