Snowmass Village, Colorado
is a charming mountain town with big personality, tucked away high in the Brush Creek Valley outside of Aspen, Colorado
. Boasting over 300 days of sunshine per year, low humidity and refreshing temperatures in the summer, plentiful snow in the winter, and stunning bluebird skies, Snowmass
has a nearly perfect mountain climate all year long. Surrounded by the spectacularly scenic Elk Mountains, world-class golf, miles of groomed cross country trails and a spectacular ski area, Snowmass is one of Colorado's favorite family resorts
and has something for everyone to enjoy during every season.
Snowmass Ski Area
is known for its volume and variety with over 3,100 acres of terrain and over 4,400 vertical feet, which is the most in the country. The 21 chairlifts on this well-rounded ski area will take you to a wide variety of cruisers, steeps, glades, terrain parks and half pipes. Snowmass features some of the best grooming in the country, and there is also a world-renowned ski and snowboard school where beginners and experts alike can fine-tune their skills. There are several on-mountain dining options, as well as many great lunch and après spots at the new Base Village. Music, entertainment, and fun family activities continue well into the evening hours.
has great skiing into the beginning of April, but when the lifts stop running, the fun continues in the summer, on mountain and off. The ski area turns into a summertime playground, with lift served hiking and mountain biking, nature tours, a children’s climbing wall and Frisbee golf. The town of Snowmass Village
is surrounded by over 40 miles of hiking
trails and visitors can enjoy anything from a short nature hike to a 3-day backpacking trip through some of the most scenic valleys and peaks anywhere. There are many other summer activities to take advantage of, including whitewater rafting
, fly fishing
, kayaking, 4-wheel jeep tours, golf
, tennis and much more.
hosts a number of festivals
throughout the summer, from music and art festivals
, to antique festivals, a food and wine festival, and the always popular chili and brew fest. Snowmass also features the free Thursday night concerts on Fanny Hill and free movie nights as well. There are plenty of ways to keep you and your family busy in Snowmass during the summer and year-round.