Explore Aspen Snowmass from the top of valley this summer. Let our gondola whisk you away 12,000 feet into the sky, where you can enjoy incredible views, delectable dining, and activities for the whole family. Whether your base camp is the Aspen or Snowmass, the mountains await you.
Summer lift tickets will be available for purchase over the phone beginning April 16, 2018. Please call us at 1-877-AT-ASPEN (877-282-7736) to purchase.


Address: 601 E Dean St., Aspen, CO 81611

Summer Gondola Operation Dates:

Open every day from June 16 - September 3
Open weekends: May 26-27-28, June 2-3, 9-10, 16-17, Sept 8-9, 15-16, 22-23, 29-30, and Oct 6-7

Gondola Hours: 10am–4pm (last ride down at 4:30pm)
Activities accessible via the Silver Queen Gondola:
  • Sundeck restaurant
  • Summer Hiking trails
  • Disc golf
  • Lawn Games – giant chess and checkers, corn hole, ladder toss, croquet and more.
  • Free kids activities - spirit nests, sandbox, and more
  • Kids Shows – ACES Live Animals and Jammin' Jim Show
  • Yoga & Meditation
  • Classical Music Saturdays
  • Bluegrass Sundays


Gondola at Snowmass in summer with bike riders

Address: 69 Carriage Way, Snowmass Village, CO 81615

Summer Gondola / Chairlift Operation Dates:

Open every day from June 22 – September 3.
Open weekends September 8 - September 30.

Gondola Hours: 10am–4pm (last ride down at 4:15 pm)
Chairlift Hours: 10am–3pm (last ride down at 3:15 pm)
Activities accessible via the Elk Camp Gondola:
  • Lost Forest (Treeline Trial Challenge Course, Breathtaker Alpine Coaster, Rugged Ascent Climbing Wall, Aerial Approach Disc Golf, Elevated Journey Hiking Trail, and Maroon Vista)
  • Elk Camp restaurant
  • Summer hiking trails
  • ACES Naturalist hikes
  • Climbing Wall
  • Eurobungy
  • Paintball
  • Camp Aspen Snowmass
* Activities vary in dates available and as weather permits.