Snowmass Ski Resort has 3,010 acres with a vertical rise of 4,406 feet, making this ski area one of the best in the country, boasting both winter and summer activities.
Snowmass Resort is known for its family-friendly slopes. With such easy access to Aspen, it is one of the most perfect ski destinations in the US. You get the feel of a traditional ski village, too, with the luxury lodging, shopping and specialty stores all providing everything you need. So many ski lifts (21) keep you on the powdery slopes, which is exactly where you want to be every minute.
Snowmass Ski Resort is open from late November to mid April.
Snowmass, Colorado Ski Resort is located only about 12 miles from Aspen on Highway 82, and 165 miles west of Denver off of Interstate 70.
You’ll find rental equipment in Snowmass as well as plenty of shops in Snowmass Village and in Aspen.
There are plenty of backcountry trails in the area where you can have local outfitters and guides get you out in the white landscapes of the wilderness for some terrific unbroken snow.