Aspen / Snowmass Colorado
Looking for something to do in the Colorado Rocky Mountains, check out the activities in Aspen this year… take a look.
Special lodging rates available starting at just $89 a night
Snowmass Village, Colo. (August 25, 2015) – This autumn, folks from far and wide, or just down the road, in search of the ultimate high country experience will have more opportunities than ever to fall in love with Snowmass. Let us count the ways.
1: Go Leaf Peeping – From over 12,000 feet at the top the Elk Camp Gondola and Chair Lift, or from a restaurant patio in Snowmass Village or Base Camp, Snowmass offers spectacular golden aspen leaf views.
2: Step This Way – Hiking in the fall is a great way to connect with the natural environment. Snowmass trails are plenty (over 50 miles). Just grab a map and go.
3: Hop a Bike – Snowmass offers spectacular, all-level trails for road biking and mountain biking. A family can safely bike on paved bike trails on the 42-mile-long Rio Grande Bike Trail, while the new Sky Mountain Park trail boasts 15 miles of newly built single-track trails on the north side of Snowmass Village.
4: Shuttle Off – Our FREE Snowmass Village Shuttle makes getting around a cinch. Plus, most lodges offer free transportation and there is free bus service to and from Aspen as well.
5: Visit the Bells – Snowmass is just 6 miles from the spectacular Maroon Bells Snowmass Wilderness, home of the most photographed peaks in the North America. Take a shuttle or ride your bike (and don’t forget your camera).
6: Find Your Festival – Fall highlights include the Jazz Aspen Snowmass Labor Day Music Experience, September, 4-6, the FREE 40th Annual Snowmass Balloon Festival September, 18-20, the Snowmass Wine Festival Wine Dinner September 18, the Snowmass Wine Festival Grand Tasting and the Motoring Classic at Aspen Snowmass on September 19.
7: Go 4-Wheeling – Rent a 4-wheel vehicle and hit the high country roads. A trip up Independence Pass or to Ruedi Reservoir will put you up close to peak fall colors. Off-road options are available as well.
8: Hit the River – Fall is the perfect time to go Gold Medal fly-fishing, white-water rafting, stand up paddling, kayaking and more. Snowmass has it all.
9: Play a Round – Take a swing on the Snowmass Golf Course or down at the Aspen Golf Course along Highway 82. The greens look even better surrounded by Aspen gold.
10: Take Refuge With the ‘Fall in Love with Snowmass’ Lodging Specials – Snowmass lodging is 96% on-mountain, putting endless adventure (not to mention shopping and dining) literally right outside the door.
Starting at just $89 a night, Fall in Love with Snowmass lodging specials are available at a wide range of top-notch accommodations, from economy based hotel rooms to luxury hotel brands, as well as multiple-bedroom condo options with full kitchens. Call 1800SNOWMASS (1-800-766-9627) or click here to book lodging. For more information on Snowmass events and activities, visit: www.gosnowmass.com.