The Little Nell and Blackberry Farm have partnered to bring you the Friends and Fellows Ride. Join us in Aspen for a road bike ride to Ashcroft Valley followed by lunch at The Nell prepared by the executive chefs from both properties to raise awareness for the Sam Beall Fellows Program. Late Blackberry Farm Proprietor Sam Beall was a passionate champion of the culinary arts, lending his support to rising vintners, chefs, producers and hospitality professionals. In honor of Sam’s legacy, this scholarship fund sponsors young professionals in pursuit of stages in world-renowned restaurants. The Little Nell and Blackberry Farm, two Relais & Châteaux resorts, value fine wine, haute cuisine, dedicated hospitality and the sport of cycling.


Venture on a scenic, 16-mile bike ride from The Little Nell to Ashcroft Valley and back. The price includes usage of a road bike from ALLIED Cycle Works, if needed. Once you have registered to attend, our cycling team will reach out to you to discuss details and learn more about your bike needs for this ride. To register, please visit, select June 14 at element 47 and register for theF&F Ride/Lunch at 9 a.m.Please note - if you choose this option you are registered for both the ride and lunch.

LUNCH | THURSDAY, JUNE 14 | 12:30 PM | ELEMENT 47 | $150++

The multi-course menu, complete with wine pairings, will bring a taste Blackberry Farm's renowned Foothills Cuisine to the Rockies as The Little Nell's Executive Chef Matt Zubrod works together with The Barn at Blackberry Farm's Executive Chef Cassidee Dabney. To register, please, select June 14 at element 47 and register for theF&F Lunch at 12:30 p.m.Please note - if you choose this option you will be registered to attend the lunch only.