Aspen Mountain


Aspen Mountain, and its famous black-diamond terrain, has kept our mountain on the map since 1947. In bounds Aspen Mountain offers a variety of glades, bumps and steeps. For an out-of-bounds experience, Aspen Mountain Powder Tours will hook you up with fresh tracks on the backside. While the mountain hasn't changed much, you'll appreciate the new gondola, great views and food at the Sundeck at the summit and Ajax Tavern at the base, where the apres rivals the skiing and snowboarding. Come visit Aspen Mountain today.

Annual Snowfall: 300.0in / 762cm
Area: 675 acres
Base Elevation: 7945 ft / 2416 m
Summit Elevation: 11212 ft / 3409 m
Hours of Operation: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Season Dates: November 2016—April 2017
Address: P.O.Box 1248 601 E Dean Street Aspen, CO, 81612
Main Phone Number : 800 308-6935
Lodging/Central Reservations : 800-679-3147
Closest Airport: Aspen/Pitkin County ASE
Miles from Denver: 220

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Aspen Mountain offers free tours. Come meet up with an Aspen/Snowmass Ambassador and have them give you a tour of the shrines (Marilyn Monroe, Elvis, Jerry Garcia, and more) on the mountain.

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  • Nearly 70 years of skiing history
  • Skiing and riding the same runs that have hosted World Cup races for decades
  • Unreal glades, bumps and steeps for advanced skiers and riders


  • The Sundeck for its panoramic view deep into the Elk Mountains
  • Access from the heart of downtown Aspen
  • The après ski scene at Ajax Tavern
  • The pop-up Oasis champagne bar of Fridays
  • And in summer: lunch at the Sundeck, hiking trails, on-mountain activities and yoga classes.


  • The aforementioned glades, bumps and steeps
  • The mountain’s amazing ability to stash powder for days on end
  • And in summer: hiking trails and Bluegrass Sundays


The Ski & Snowboard Schools of Aspen Snowmass are a collection of talented and inspired Pros that are committed to helping you build confidence, understand the terrain, and guiding you to the next place in your skiing or riding. Our Pros know more than just teaching, and are willing to share knowledge of the resort and community that can help shape an unforgettable experience during your stay with us. Click here for more information.

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Aspen Ski and Snowboard School offers: alpine, telemark, snowboarding, women's clinics, and mountain explorers. There are no beginner lessons on Aspen Mountain. To contact Aspen Mountain Ski School dial, 877.282.7736; daycare, 970.923.0563.

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