Lost Forest *NEW* for Summer 2018
New on-mountain adventure for Summer 2018, Lost Forest is an adventure park at Snowmass mountain featuring the Breathtaker Alpine Coaster, the Canopy Run Zipline, the Treeline Trial Challenge Course, the Rugged Ascent Climbing Wall, Timber Territory Paintball, a stocked trout pond for little anglers, a disc golf course, hiking trails, gathering decks, and more.
Head to the tubing runs at Elk Camp on Snowmass Mountain. The tubing center includes four lift-served lanes of tubing excitement for adults and children.
Cross-Country Skiing & Snowshoeing
Aspen Snowmass boasts over 60 miles of free Nordic trails, easily accessed right in the heart of Snowmass from the Snowmass Cross-Country Ski & Snowshoe Center. Here, a full range of ski school programs, ski, sled, and snowshoe rentals, guided tours, a retail shop and repair services are available.
Guided trips ranging from two hours to full-day excursions are offered by Blazing Adventures, a local operator. Call 1-800-282-7238 or 970-923-4544 for more information.
Let a team of Alaskan sled dogs guide you through the pristine Snowmass wilderness. Winding trails, experienced drivers and comfortable sleds combine to make this the winter excursion of a lifetime.
Snowmass offers a free community-supported ice-skating rink at the Snowmass Rodeo Grounds on Brush Creek Road.
With over 78 miles of mountain biking trails ranging from the gravity-defying rush of lift-serviced downhill to a gentle track through meadows bursting with wildflowers, you’ll find some of Colorado’s best mountain biking right here in Snowmass Village.
Paved bike paths and serious road rides abound for those who prefer pavement beneath their two wheels.
Pristine waterways offer a breathtaking view of the Roaring Fork Valley. Local outfitters can hook you up with the gear and guides you need to get on the water for whitewater rafting, kayaking, or stand-up paddleboarding.
Take in the view during a hot air balloon ride, or keep it a little simpler with scenic gondola and chairlift rides to the top of Snowmass Mountain.
Both the Roaring Fork River and the Fryingpan River have been designated Gold Medal Waters by the Colorado Division of Wildlife. Only 168 miles of Colorado’s 9,000 miles of trout streams have earned this distinction.
Follow meandering creeks toward their headwaters. Head into the Maroon Bells Wilderness. Enjoy unmatched views from beautiful high alpine basins and mountain passes. This is an excellent way to fully immerse yourself in the area’s pioneering spirit.
Designed by award-winning architect Jim Engh, the Snowmass Club golf course is a traditional links-style course with challenging greens and bunkers. Five sets of tees mean novice golfers and pros alike can enjoy a round together.
Surrounded by the 2.3 million acres of the White River National Forest, the hiking options in and around Snowmass are truly endless. From Snowmass Village itself, hikers can head out to explore over 77 miles of hiking trails.
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