Colorado Junior Freeride

February 10, 2019

The Colorado Junior Freeride returns to Aspen Snowmass on Sunday, March 3rd. Come catch the excitement as big mountain skiers ages 12 to 18 tackle a challenging course in the Highland Bowl at Aspen Highlands. The competition 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. Spectators are welcome to check out the action from the perimeter of the designated venue. 

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Essential Information


2019 TBD

Divisions (Ski)

  • 12-14 Division - Athletes are 12 to 14 years old.
  • 15-18 Division - Athletes are 15 to 18 years old.


All competitors must have a waiver signed by a parent or guardian at the event. Download the waiver here.


Registration opens 01/17/19 at 7PM MST on
Registration opens on January 17th, 2019 at 7pm online Registration will not include a competition day lift ticket ($51).
On the 2nd athlete check-in/registration will be in the conference room which is just up the stairs from the main ticket office at Highlands. This is where we will issue the coaches passes from 9am to noon. On the 3rd we will have a table in the main ticket office from 7:30am to 8:15am for any last minute check in's.

Transportation & Parking

Parking is free for vehicles with 4 or more passengers in the main parking structure at the base of Aspen Highlands. Paid parking is enforced 7:30am to noon daily. No charge for vehicles arriving before 7:30am or after noon, if spaces are available. The daily parking fee is $25 on weekends,

Aspen Highlands Transportation & Parking Info

Refund Policy

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 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.


Saturday, Feb 17

9am to 12pm - Registration & Check-In (Highlands Ticket Office - Conference Room)
10am to 2:30pm - Venue Inspection
3pm to 4pm - Athlete Meeting (Merry Go Round Restaurant)

Sunday, Feb 18*
7:30am to 8:15am - Competitor registration & check-in (Highlands Ticket Office)
8:15am - Lift Load (Exhibition Lift)
8:30am - Athlete Meeting (Merry Go Round Restaurant aka MGR)
9am - Final Venue Inspection (timing dependent on opening of the bowl by patrol)
10am - Competition (timing dependent on opening of the bowl by patrol)
TBD - Awards will be held at the base immediately following the end of competition.

* Schedule is subject to change

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


Click here to view 2018 results.

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