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Snowmass Winter Activities

Snowmass is a winter wonderland, receiving more average snowfall than most North American ski destinations at about 350 inches per year and enjoying 300 days per year of warm, Colorado sunshine. All winter long locals and visitors can take part in Snowmass’s endless recreation from alpine skiing to snowboarding, sleigh rides to dog sledding, snowmobiling to snowshoeing.

Snowmass Village

With direct ski-in ski-out access to Snowmass Mountain, and with Aspen, Highlands, and Buttermilk nearby, Snowmass Mountain Lodging puts an unparalleled selection of skiing and snowboarding adventures at your front door. With a single lift ticket, you can experience the unique features of each mountain, as you explore more than 5,000 acres and 330 trails set in some of Colorado’s most ruggedly beautiful terrain.

Snowmass Skiing & Snowboarding
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V.I.K. Snowmass

Very Important Kid Snowmass is designed to create daily activities for children and provides many options for families vacationing in Snowmass Village!

Tubing on Snowmass Mountain

Knock your mittens off with this Snowmass Mountain family favorite! Multiple tubing lanes with lift access are available via the Elk Camp Gondola. The tubing hill opens late December and runs into th...

Ice Skating

Lace up your skates and venture out on Snowmass Village’s ice rink. Whether your skating skills are similar to bambi on ice or a pro ice dancer, you’re sure to have a good time on the ice....

Dog Sledding

MUSH! MUSH! MUSH! Dog sledding is a must do winter activity! Explore the Snowmass backcountry like never before with the help of 8-10 Alaskan Husky sled dogs and an experienced musher. A log cabin is ...


With the advancement behind the technology of these machines, snowmobiling is quickly becoming a house hold term. Snowmobiling is an adventure you’ll never forget. Time after time our guests ret...

The Lost Forest

Alpine Coaster

Wind down Snowmass on a fun coaster car.  You’ll drop more than 400 vertical feet as you speed down the slopes during your 7-9 minute ride. The Breathtaker is open 10:00 am – 4:00 pm This...

Ice Age Discovery Center

Located on the Snowmass Mall, a quick gondola ride from the Snowmass Base Village, the Ice Age Discovery Center offers learning and fun for kids and adults. Featuring the Snowmastadon, a high-elevatio...

ACES Snowshoe Tours

Explore the forests along a creek in the Snowmass Ski Area.  Your two-hour guided snowshoe tour will be with a Naturalist from Aspen Center for Environmental Studies (ACES).  You’ll learn abo...


Expand your snow adventures with snowbiking.  You’ll sit on a bike, but instead of wheels, there will be skis underneath! Instructors will help you get your skis under you in Elk Camp Meadows, ...

On-Mountain Dinners

Lynn Britt Cabin After the lifts close, take a snowcat high up on Snowmass for an unforgettable dining experience. Snowcats will pick you up slope-side at the Base Village at 5:30 pm.  At the cabin, ...

Indoor Climbing Wall

Located inside the Limelight is a five-story climbing wall, the tallest in the state, offers climbing for all abilities.  Whether you’re a beginner, or a seasoned climber looking for a winter c...