Downhill Skiing & Snowboarding
Aspen Mountain Ski Resort
Legendary bumps and steeps, and right smack dab in the middle of Aspen.
Think you're good? Try Aspen Mountain's double-blacks -- Walsh's, the dumps, Bell Mountain - legendary terrain. Head over to the Ruthie's side of the mountain where World Cup races are held. Experience the same terrain that's been skied by the world's best. And don't forget, the top of the mountain has plenty of blue cruisers for intermediates.
Places to Stay & Fun Things to Do
Between Glenwood Canyon and Vail. Cabins and Vacation Homes on 5,500 acres. Bair Ranch is a mountain wedding destination. Adventures: horse rides, ATV tours, winter SnowCat tours. See Wildlife!
General Skiing Information
Season Opening Date: November 24, 2016
Season Closing Date: April 16, 2017
Vertical Rise: 3,267 ft.
Terrain: 675 acres
Number of Trails: 76
Longest Run: 3 miles
- Beginner - 0%
- Intermediate - 48%
- Advanced - 26%
- Expert - 26%
Annual Snowfall: 300 inches
Lifts: 8 Total (1 Gondola, 1 High-Speed Quad, 1 High-Speed Double, 1 Quad, 2 Doubles) + (1 Quad at Little Nell & 1 Double at Bell Mountain)
Lift Capacity: 10,755 skiers/hour
Uncrowded slopes: On average, 3 people per acre
Base Elevation: 7,945 ft.
Summit Elevation: 11,212 ft.
Map Location: Northwest G-9
Location: Within the White River National Forest, in downtown Aspen.
More Activities & Information
Aspen & Snowmass Village, Colorado includes: Basalt, Snowmass Village
Crystal River Valley, Colorado includes: Carbondale, Marble, Redstone