Looking at Aspen Colorado during the winter season

Your Guide to Aspen, Colorado

Looking at Aspen Colorado during the winter season

Your Guide to Aspen, Colorado

Reflection of Snowcapped Maroon Bells in fall, at sunrise.

Activities & Entertainment

From carving out the fresh powder of the Aspen Highlands and epic après-ski in the winter to a plethora of epic summer adventures, it’s no wonder Aspen is a premier travel destination. This year-round retreat has become a mecca for outdoor enthusiasts, culinary connoisseurs, and those looking to make memories that will last a lifetime. Our four seasons each offer something new, and our concierge is ready to create the perfect getaway for you. Whether you’re looking to get your adrenaline pumping, hit the slopes, explore the wilderness, or relax in the sunshine, Aspen guarantees the trip of a lifetime.

Theaters, Tours, and Shows

Wheeler Opera House

Our Rating:

https://www.wheeleroperahouse.com/

Jazz Aspen Snowmass

Our Rating:

http://www.jazzaspensnowmass.org/

BellyUp Aspen

Our Rating:

https://bellyupaspen.com/

Aspen Music Festival and School

Our Rating:

http://www.aspenmusicfestival.com/

Aspen Santa Fe Ballet

Our Rating:

http://www.aspensantafeballet.com/

Bud Light Hi-Fi Concert Series

Our Rating:

https://www.aspensnowmass.com/while-you-are-here/events/bud-light-hifi-concert-series

Theatre Aspen

Our Rating:

http://www.theatreaspen.org/

Museums, Galleries, and Historic Sites

Aspen Art Museum

Our Rating:

https://www.aspenartmuseum.org/

Chacha Gallery

Our Rating:

http://chachagallery.com/

Baldwin Gallery

Our Rating:

http://www.baldwingallery.com/

Christopher Martin Gallery

Our Rating:

https://www.christophermartingallery.com/

Royal Street Fine Art

Our Rating:

http://www.rsfaa.com/

Valley Fine Art

Our Rating:

https://www.valleyfineart.com/

Opera Gallery Aspen

Our Rating:

http://www.operagallery.com/

Peter Lik Aspen

Our Rating:

https://lik.com/pages/lik-aspen

Wind River Gallery

Our Rating:

https://www.windrivergallery.com/

Shopping

Pitkin Gounty Dry Goods

Our Rating:

https://pitkincountydrygoods.com/

Intermix

Our Rating:

https://www.intermixonline.com/

Rag & Bone

Our Rating:

https://www.rag-bone.com/

Aether Apparel

Our Rating:

https://www.aetherapparel.com/

Gorsuch

Our Rating:

https://www.gorsuch.com/

Free People

Our Rating:

https://www.freepeople.com/stores/aspen/

Theory

Our Rating:

https://www.theory.com/home/

Sugar Sweet Clothing

Our Rating:

Clothing store for women

Bandana Aspen

Our Rating:

https://bandanaaspen.com/

Ralph Lauren

Our Rating:

https://www.ralphlauren.com/

Club Monaco Aspen

Our Rating:

http://www.clubmonaco.com/home/index.jsp

Aviator Nation

Our Rating:

https://www.aviatornation.com/

Nina McLemore

Our Rating:

http://www.ninamclemore.com/

Zema Lingerie

Our Rating:

https://zemalingerie.com/

Twinkle

Our Rating:

Clothing store for girls

Souchi

Our Rating:

https://souchi.com/

Kali's Aspen

Our Rating:

Women's Clothing Store

Gucci

Our Rating:

https://www.gucci.com/us/en/?utm_source=guccilocalpages_us&utm_medium=storemarketing&utm_campaign=retail_storepages_marcomm&utm_term=gucciplaces&utm_content=Aspen

Prada

Our Rating:

https://www.prada.com/us/en.html

Louis Vuitton

Our Rating:

https://us.louisvuitton.com/eng-us/homepage

Bloomingbirds

Our Rating:

Shoe Store

Dior

Our Rating:

https://www.dior.com/en_us

The Little Bird

Our Rating:

http://www.consignmentshopaspen.com/

O2 Aspen

Our Rating:

https://o2aspen.com/

Lululemon

Our Rating:

https://shop.lululemon.com/

Sweaty Betty

Our Rating:

https://www.sweatybetty.com/us/shop-details?StoreID=116

Loro Piana

Our Rating:

https://us.loropiana.com/en

Optical Shop of Aspen

Our Rating:

Name brand sunglass and glasses shop

Sunglass Hut

Our Rating:

https://www.sunglasshut.com/?cvosrc=yext.undefined&cid=yext_pages_logo

Barton Perreira

Our Rating:

https://bartonperreira.com/

Emporium and Flying Circus

Our Rating:

https://www.emporiumandflyingcircus.com/

Explore Booksellers

Our Rating:

https://www.explorebooksellers.com/

City Market and Pharmacy

Our Rating:

https://www.citymarket.com/stores/details/620/00416?cid=loc_62000416_gmb

Roxy's Market & Deli

Our Rating:

https://roxysmarket.com/

Spas

Remede Spa at the St. Regis

Our Rating:

http://www.remede.com/spa.html#?

O2 Aspen

Our Rating:

https://o2aspen.com/

Heaven on Earth

Our Rating:

https://heavenonearthaspen.com/

Aspen Vida Medi Spa

Our Rating:

https://aspenvidamedispa.com/

The Spa at Hotel Jerome

Our Rating:

https://aubergeresorts.com/hoteljerome/spa/massage/

Spa at the Viceroy Snowmass

Our Rating:

https://www.viceroyhotelsandresorts.com/en/snowmass/spa_and_wellness

Aurarius Spa

Our Rating:

https://goldelements-usa.com/

Full Circle Aspen

Our Rating:

https://www.fullcircleaspen.com/?utm_source=google&utm_medium=organic&utm_campaign=GoogleMyBusiness

Jean-Robert's Gym

Our Rating:

https://www.jeanrobertgym.com/aspen-massage.html

Other Activities and Entertainment

Snowcat Dinner Rides

Our Rating:

Snowcat dinner rides during the winter to either Cloud Nine on Aspen Highlands or Lynn Brit Cabin on Snowmass Mountain

https://www.aspensnowmass.com/plan-your-stay/winter-activities/snowcat-dinner-rides?gclid=CjwKCAiAmO3gBRBBEiwA8d0Q4gGOYp26TxcfS_CNYBCuRBlaNIQcIceP6UWG59hcFwgOCLgkxgr9QRoCeDwQAvD_BwE

Pine Creek Cookhouse

Our Rating:

Summertime: You may drive there. Wintertime: Shoeshow, Cross Country Ski or Sleigh Ride

https://pinecreekcookhouse.com/

Cloud Nine Alpine Bistro Aspen Highlands

Our Rating:

Winter only: On Aspen Highlands Mountain

https://www.aspensnowmass.com/our-mountains/aspen-highlands/dining/cloud-nine-alpine-bistro

Apres at Ajax Tavern

Our Rating:

https://www.thelittlenell.com/dining/ajax-tavern

Apres at Chair 9

Our Rating:

https://www.thelittlenell.com/dining/bars-at-the-nell/chair-9

Gondola ride to the top of Aspen Mountain/Sundeck restaurant

Our Rating:

On Aspen Mountain

https://www.aspensnowmass.com/our-mountains/aspen-mountain/dining/sundeck

Gondola ride to Elk Camp restaurant on Snowmass Mountain

Our Rating:

On Snowmass Mountain

https://www.aspensnowmass.com/our-mountains/snowmass/dining/elk-camp

Ullr Nights at Elk Camp Restaurant

Our Rating:

On Snowmass Mountain

https://www.aspensnowmass.com/plan-your-stay/winter-activities/ullr-nights

Tubing

Our Rating:

On Snowmass Mountain

https://www.aspensnowmass.com/plan-your-stay/winter-activities/tubing

Breathtaker Alpine Coaster

Our Rating:

On Snowmass Mountain

https://www.aspensnowmass.com/plan-your-stay/lost-forest/breathtaker-alpine-coaster/winter

Hot Air Balloon

Our Rating:

http://www.aboveitallballoon.com/index.html

Lost Forest

Our Rating:

On Snowmass Mountain

https://www.aspensnowmass.com/plan-your-stay/lost-forest

Sunset Dinners

Our Rating:

In Aspen and Snowmass

http://www.blazingadventures.com/activities/sunset-dinners

RZR Rentals

Our Rating:

https://www.aspenbikes.com/rzr/

Slingshot Rental

Our Rating:

https://www.aspenbikes.com/slingshot/

Paragliding

Our Rating:

http://www.aspenparagliding.com/

Snowboarder sitting on relax moment at sunset in public ski resort - Winter sport concept with person on top of the mountain ready to ride down

Outdoor Recreation

Anyone that has fallen in love with Aspen will say there is no bad time to visit. Our mountain town experiences all four seasons, and each one offers something new. From skiing and snowboarding on pristine, fresh powder in the winter to hiking miles of trails in the summer, you’ll want to come back season after season.

Hiking and Biking Trails

Smuggler Mountain Trail

Our Rating:

https://www.aspentrailfinder.com/smuggler-mountain-road/

East of Aspen Trail

Our Rating:

https://www.aspentrailfinder.com/east-of-aspen-trail/

Hunter Creek Trail

Our Rating:

https://www.aspentrailfinder.com/hunter-creek-trail/

Sunnyside Trail

Our Rating:

https://www.aspentrailfinder.com/sunnyside-trail/

Rio Grande Trail

Our Rating:

https://www.aspentrailfinder.com/rio-grande-trail/

Ute Trail (hiking only)

Our Rating:

https://www.aspentrailfinder.com/ute-trail/

Rim Trail

Our Rating:

https://www.aspentrailfinder.com/rim-trail/

Crater Lake (hiking only)

Our Rating:

https://www.aspentrailfinder.com/crater-lake-trail/

Aspen to Crested Butte

Our Rating:

https://www.aspentrailfinder.com/aspen-to-crested-butte/

Golf

Aspen Golf Course

Our Rating:

https://www.aspengolf.com/golf-club/

Maroon Creek Club

Our Rating:

https://www.mccaspen.com/club/scripts/section/section.asp?NS=HP

Snowmass Club

Our Rating:

https://www.snowmassclub.com/

Other Outdoor Activities

Snowshoe

Our Rating:

Purchase tickets at the base of Aspen Mountain and Snowmass Mountain

https://www.aspensnowmass.com/plan-your-stay/winter-activities/snowshoe-tours?gclid=CjwKCAiAmO3gBRBBEiwA8d0Q4g0-wDStzLr3s1MjEEINBRE_WxLapPsJaQsj0MhckhVExxYPpRzZNBoCaKYQAvD_BwE

Cross Country Ski

Our Rating:

https://www.aspennordic.com//trails/aspen-cross-country-center

Skiing and Snowboarding

Our Rating:

Purchase lift tickets at the base of Aspen Mountain and Snowmass Mountain

https://www.aspensnowmass.com/plan-your-stay/tickets-and-passes

Snowmobiling

Our Rating:

https://www.tlazy7.com/snowmobile-tours/

White Water Rafting

Our Rating:

Aspen Location

http://www.blazingadventures.com/

White Water Rafting

Our Rating:

Snowmass Location

http://www.blazingadventures.com/

Fly Fishing

Our Rating:

https://www.tlazy7.com/summer-activities/#flyfishing

Horseback Riding

Our Rating:

https://www.tlazy7.com/summer-activities/#horseback

Jeeping

Our Rating:

Aspen Location

http://www.blazingadventures.com/activities/jeeping

Jeeping

Our Rating:

Snowmass Location

http://www.blazingadventures.com/activities/jeeping

Stand Up Paddleboard

Our Rating:

Aspen Location

http://www.blazingadventures.com/activities/stand-up-paddling

Stand Up Paddleboarding

Our Rating:

Snowmass Location

http://www.blazingadventures.com/activities/stand-up-paddling

Mountain Biking

Our Rating:

https://www.aspensnowmass.com/plan-your-stay/biking/snowmass-bike-park

Restaurant or bar table with plate of appetizers and wine

Dining

We take dining seriously in Aspen. The chefs of Aspen dedicate their expertise to elevating even the simplest dishes into something you have never seen before. Whether you are looking to sit down at a high-end eatery or somewhere to grab a quick bite, Aspen has it all. Plus, you won’t have to worry about getting those challenging reservations at our local hot spots. Our concierge service will take care of it for you so you don’t have to worry about a thing.

Restaurants

520 Grill

Price:

Our Rating:

https://520grill.com/

7908 Super Club

Price:

Our Rating:

https://7908aspen.com/

Acquolina

Price:

Our Rating:

http://www.acquolinaaspen.com/

Ajax Tavern

Price:

Our Rating:

https://www.thelittlenell.com/dining/ajax-tavern

Betula Aspen

Price:

Our Rating:

https://www.opentable.com/r/betula-aspen

Bosq

Price:

Our Rating:

http://www.bosqaspen.com/

Cache Cache

Price:

Our Rating:

http://cachecache.com/

Campo De Fiori

Price:

Our Rating:

https://campodefiori.net/

Clarks Oyster Bar

Price:

Our Rating:

https://clarksaspen.com/#menus-hours

French Apline Bistro - La Creperie du Village

Price:

Our Rating:

http://www.lacreperieduvillage.com/

Element 47

Price:

Our Rating:

https://www.thelittlenell.com/dining/element-47

Ellina

Price:

Our Rating:

http://www.ellinaaspen.com/

Grey Lady

Price:

Our Rating:

http://www.greyladyaspen.com/

Home Team BBQ

Price:

Our Rating:

https://hometeambbq.com/

The J Bar

Price:

Our Rating:

https://aubergeresorts.com/hoteljerome/dine/j-bar/

Jimmy's Bar and Restaurant

Price:

Our Rating:

http://www.jimmysaspen.com/

Hao House

Price:

Our Rating:

https://www.haoaspen.com/

Jour de Fete

Price:

Our Rating:

http://jourdefeteaspen.com/

Kenichi

Price:

Our Rating:

http://kenichiaspen.com/

L'Hostaria

Price:

Our Rating:

http://hostaria.com/

Maru

Price:

Our Rating:

https://www.maruaspen.com/

Matsuhisa Aspen

Price:

Our Rating:

https://www.matsuhisarestaurants.com/

Meat and Cheese

Price:

Our Rating:

http://meatcheese.avalancheaspen.com/

Mi Chola

Price:

Our Rating:

http://www.aspenchola.com/

The Monarch Steak House

Price:

Our Rating:

https://www.monarchaspen.com/

New York Pizza

Price:

Our Rating:

http://www.newyorkpizzaaspen.com/

Pine Creek Cookhouse

Price:

Our Rating:

https://pinecreekcookhouse.com/

Pinon's

Price:

Our Rating:

http://www.pinons.net/

Prospect at the Jerome

Price:

Our Rating:

https://aubergeresorts.com/hoteljerome/dine/prospect/

Pyramid Bistro

Price:

Our Rating:

http://pyramidbistro.com/index.html

Rustique Bistro

Price:

Our Rating:

https://www.rustiquebistro.com/

Spring Cafe

Price:

Our Rating:

https://www.springcafeaspen.com/

Steakhouse 316

Price:

Our Rating:

https://www.steakhouse316.com/

Tiki Mana Island Grill

Price:

Our Rating:

http://tikimanarestaurants.com/

White House Tavern

Price:

Our Rating:

https://aspenwhitehouse.com/

The Wild Fig

Price:

Our Rating:

https://www.thewildfig.com/#join-us

Woody Creek Tavern

Price:

Our Rating:

http://www.woodycreektavern.com/

Breweries

Aspen Tap

Price:

Our Rating:

http://aspentaproom.com/

Audience with hands raised at a music festival and lights streaming down from above the stage. Soft focus, blurred movement.

Events & Festivals

Attending a local event is one of the best ways to truly experience any destination you visit. Immerse yourself in Aspen’s incredible culture when you attend one of the many events and festivals that are held here each year. Browse our list of popular performances, tournaments, and annual gatherings, and start making plans to attend one today!

January

WinterSkol

https://www.aspenchamber.org/events/acra-annual-events/winterskol

XGames Aspen

http://www.xgames.com/aspen/

Aspen Music Festival and School Winter Concerts

http://www.aspenmusicfestival.com/

Gay Ski Week

http://gayskiweek.com/

February

Aspen Fat Bike Race

https://www.aspenspecialevents.com/fat-bike/

Aspen Snowmass Freeskiing Open

https://www.aspensnowmass.com/while-you-are-here/events/aspen-snowmass-freeskiing-open

Aspen Laugh Festival

http://www.wheeleroperahouse.com/laugh-fest/

March

Apres Ski Cocktail Classic

https://apresskicocktailclassic.com/

Bud Light Spring Jam

https://www.aspensnowmass.com/while-you-are-here/events/bud-light-spring-jam

KickAspen Big Air

https://www.aspensnowmass.com/while-you-are-here/events/kick-aspen-big-air

April

Buttermilk Closing Day & Bacon Appreciation Day

https://www.aspensnowmass.com/while-you-are-here/events/bacon-appreciation-day

Aspen Highlands Closing Day, Aspen Mountain, and Snowmass Mountain Closing Days

June

Food and Wine Festival

https://foodandwineclassic.stayaspensnowmass.com/eStore/Default.aspx

The Snowmass Rendezvous Craft Beer Festival

https://www.snowmassbeer.com/

Snowmass Village Free Summer Concerts

https://www.gosnowmass.com/activity/summer-music-series/

Snowmass Rodeo

http://www.snowmassrodeo.org/

The Aspen Ideas Festival

https://www.aspenideas.org/

Aspen Music Festival and School - Summer Schedule

http://www.aspenmusicfestival.com/

July

Fourth of July

https://www.stayaspensnowmass.com/events/fourth-july-celebration

Snowmass Village Free Summer Concerts

https://www.gosnowmass.com/activity/summer-music-series/

Snowmass Rodeo

http://www.snowmassrodeo.org/

August

Snowmass Village Free Summer Concerts

https://www.gosnowmass.com/activity/summer-music-series/

Snowmass Rodeo

http://www.snowmassrodeo.org/

Aspen Music Festival and School - Summer Schedule

http://www.aspenmusicfestival.com/

September

Jazz Aspen Snowmass (JAS) Labor Day Experience

http://www.jazzaspensnowmass.org/labor-day-experience.html

Snowmass Balloon Festival

https://www.gosnowmass.com/event/snowmass-balloon-festival/

October

Fall Foliage

https://www.stayaspensnowmass.com/events/fall-foliage-aspen-snowmasss

December

Ullr Nights at Snowmass

https://www.aspensnowmass.com/plan-your-stay/winter-activities/ullr-nights

12 Days of Aspen

https://www.aspenchamber.org/events/acra-annual-events/12-days-aspen

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Accommodations

A vacation with Aspen Signature Properties is more than just a getaway — it’s an experience. From ski-in and ski-out rentals right on the slopes to stunning penthouses downtown, our eclectic mix of properties is sure to suit your needs. As soon as you complete the booking process, we will take it from there. Our brokers and concierge work with you to exceed your expectations. Let us help you plan everything from a romantic date night under the stars to a one-of-a-kind snowmobile excursion. Once you arrive, you can start your respite by walking into your home stocked with groceries and other incidentals. You can sit back and relax knowing your vacation of a lifetime is completely planned. It’s time to book your stay and start making unforgettable memories.

Christiana A-204

https://aspensignatureproperties.com/vacation-rentals/christiana-lodge-204

Top of Mill Street Luxury

https://aspensignatureproperties.com/vacation-rentals/top-mill-street-luxury

Private Contemporary Estate

https://aspensignatureproperties.com/vacation-rentals/private-contemporary-estate

Downtown Contemporary Townhome

https://aspensignatureproperties.com/vacation-rentals/downtown-contemporary-townhome

Cozy Mountain Condominium

https://aspensignatureproperties.com/vacation-rentals/cozy-mountain-condominium

Riverside Drive Contemporary

https://aspensignatureproperties.com/vacation-rentals/riverside-drive-contemporary