Colorado Junior Freeride

Colorado Jr Freeride Championships, Aspen Snowmass

Colorado Junior Freeride

March 9, 2021

The Colorado Junior Freeride returns to Aspen Snowmass on Tuesday, March 9th. The excitement returns to Snowmass as big mountain skiers ages 12 to 18 tackle this iconic venue. The Colorado Junior Freeride is an IFSA-sanctioned junior regional and part of the Rocky Mountain Freeride Series. Winners will feed into national competitions. Skiers are judged on line choice, fluidity, control, technique, style, and energy. There will be no spectators allowed at this year's Colorado Junior Freeride. 

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Covid-19 Event Protocols

All events and programs will follow company-wide COVID safety protocols and the 5 Commitments to Containment designed by Pitkin County including:

  • All participants and employees are required to wear face masks or appropriate coverings at all times of interaction with others.
  • All participants and staff MUST maintain daily health and self-symptom check.
  • Capacity for each program and event will be limited with pre-registration required where applicable.
  • Programs and events will be canceled based on state and county restrictions.

Essential Information


Snowmass - more information about the specific runs will be released at the virtual athlete meeting at 5pm on March 8th
· 12-14 Division - Athletes are 12 to 14 years old.
· 15-18 Division - Athletes are 15 to 18 years old.


All competitors under 18 must have a waiver signed by a parent or guardian.


Please check Rocky Mountain Freeride Series for more info on registration

The registration fee does not include lift access. Discounted lift tickets are available to competitors ($56) and family ($69) on the competition day.


For everyone's safety we will be conducting virtual athlete check in, athlete meeting and awards. Check back for more info as we get closer to the event.


Teams can park in the Base Village Parking Garage for up to an hour at no cost when first coming to registration. There is a pickup/dropoff zone and 30 min parking near the Treehouse (40 Carriage Way, Snowmass Village, CO 81615) in Base Village that is in close proximity to the Limelight Hotel.

Paid Parking is available in the Base Village Parking Garage. The first hour is free. $5.00 each additional hour. $30.00 daily maximum. Paid parking is enforced from 7am – 5pm. Weekly parking passes for the garage are available at the attendant booth.

Free parking is available in the Town Park Station (also known as the Rodeo lot) located at the entrance to Snowmass. Shuttles depart starting at 6:40 a.m. and drop-off at the Snowmass Base Village Transportation Center which is a short walk from the Limelight Hotel.

More Parking Info


Snowmass Village Shuttle
The Town of Snowmass Village provides its own free shuttle service to almost any location in the Village. Buses depart from the shuttle terminal located just below the Village Mall on Daly Lane and travel eight routes within the Village’s bus system. (See all of the Routes, Maps & Schedules for areas served within the Village.) Combined routes provide service between the Snowmass Center and the Village Mall every 10 minutes from 7:10 a.m. to 12:30 a.m.

Roaring Fork Transportation Authority
The Roaring Fork Transportation Authority (RFTA) provides transportation services on a year-round basis. Free buses operate within the city of Aspen and between Snowmass Village and Aspen. Fare buses transport passengers to other points in the Roaring Fork Valley (Aspen to Glenwood Springs). Free shuttle service also connects all four ski areas — Snowmass, Aspen, Highlands, and Buttermilk. For free skier shuttle schedules, call RFTA directly at 970-925-8484, or visit the RFTA website.


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Tuesday, March 9th
8amLift LoadElk Camp Gondola
9am-10amFinal Venue InspectionSnowmass
* Schedule is subject to change

Startlists & RESULTS

2020 Startlist
2020 Results

2019 Startlist
Click here to view the 2018 results.


Entry fees will be refunded only to athletes with a valid medical reason under the following provisions: Entry fees will be refunded if requested 1 week prior to the first day of event onsite registration. Participants must have a valid medical reason and documentation, each case will be reviewed. A 25% service charge will be deducted from all refunds. All refunds are at the sole discretion of Aspen Snowmass. Absolutely no refunds will be given after the above date regardless of reason and no refunds will be given due to event cancellation. Registrations are non-transferable.

For more information please visit the Rocky Mountain Freeride Series page here.

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