Aspen Ski Vacations Skiing & Snowboarding in Aspen, Colorado


Aspen skiing vacations almost needs no introduction. Situated high in the Colorado Rocky Mountains in the Roaring Fork Valley at 2422m, Aspen has a reputation for being a chic ski resort for the rich and famous.

However, underneath the glitzy exterior, it hosts a mix of ski fanatics, hollywood celebs and people who just want to have a great time on and off the slopes.

With 5303 acres of terrain spread out over four tree-lined mountain peaks, Aspen is the largest ski area in Colorado. From absolute beginners to experts, ski holidays here cater for all abilities.

The apres-ski is refined and sophisticated with champagne bars, uber cool clubs and a wide selection of local and international cuisines on offer.

Key information (local area)
Top lift3418m
Piste (km)103
Ski area (acre)675
Nearest airportAspen (6km)

Aspen Ski Lodging

There is a wide selection of self catering ski holiday accommodation in downtown Aspen with lovely slope side lodges, ski chalets and condominiums. Self catering vacation rentals are a popular choice as they provide so much flexibility - home from home. Wherever you stay in Aspen, you are never far from the slopes, ski lifts, bars and restaurants.

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Our view on Aspen ski vacations

Known for it's amazing scenery, great off-piste skiing and lively chic nightlife, its hard not to have a good time on your ski holidays in Aspen. Its probably not the best place to visit if you are on a shoe-string budget, but the quality of the infrastructure, service and facilities are worth paying for.

For more ski holiday information, please see our Aspen resort guide.

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