Downhill Skiing & Snowboarding
Snowmass Ski Resort
Something for everyone. Only here, it's not a cliche.
Snowmass is huge - over 3,000 acres of every type of terrain. Gentle cruisers, scary steeps, glades, above-timberline bowls. Your perfect run is at Snowmass - we promise. And if you can't find it, we'll show you.
Two Creeks base area (three miles east of Village Mall) houses a lift ticket office and rental shop, and offers easy, uncrowded access to the mountain. Snowmass is a snowboarders' haven with a Super Dragon halfpipe and acres of terrain-park riding.
Places to Stay & Fun Things to Do
Voted #1 Family Destination by readers of Ski Magazine. The fun never ends for families at Timberline Snowmass: Ski-In/Ski-out condominiums, concierge, jacuzzi pool, kitchens, WI-FI. Aspen Airport shuttle.
General Skiing Information
Season Opening Date: November 23, 2023
Season Closing Date: April 14, 2024
Vertical Rise: 4,406 ft.
Terrain: 3,342 acres
Number of Trails: 98
Longest Run: 5.3 miles
- Beginner - 5%
- Intermediate - 48%
- Advanced - 17%
- Expert - 30%
Terrain Parks: 3 (Snowmass, Makaha & Lowdown), 1 Superpipe, 1 Minipipe
Annual Snowfall: 300 inches
Lifts: 21 Total (1 Eight-Passenger Gondola, 1 Six-Passenger Pulse Gondola, 2 High-Speed Six-Passenger Lifts, 8 High-Speed Quads, 2 Quad, 1 Double, 2 Platter Pulls & 4 Ski/Snowboard School Lifts)
Lift Capacity: 32,688 riders/hour
Base Elevation: 8,104 ft.
Summit Elevation: 12,510 ft.
Map Location: Northwest G-9
Location: Within the White River National Forest, adjacent to Snowmass Village and 12 miles from downtown Aspen.
More Activities & Information
Aspen & Snowmass Village, Colorado includes: Basalt, Snowmass Village
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