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5 exercises for ski season

by Shelby Crummer - Digital Marketing Specialist As the head volleyball coach at a local high school in the Vail Valley, I often think about the importance of both physical and mental preparation. Our team just finished the volleyball season last week and with winter being just around the corner, I’ve been considering the best ways to prepare my own body, physically, for this ski season. In order to start your ski vacation strong this winter, I encourage you to try these 5 simple, preseason ski conditioning workouts to experience [...]


Summer in Snowmass

Summer Activities 2021 Aspen Snowmass will open for the summer season Memorial Day Weekend, May 29-31, at Buttermilk. This marks the first time Buttermilk will be open to the public in the summer. Guests can sightsee, hike, play disc golf, and enjoy food and beverage options from the Cliffhouse restaurant, all accessed by the Summit Express chairlift. Summer operations at Buttermilk will continue weekends, Friday through Sunday, until June 20. Snowmass will kick off summer June 21 with daily operations running until Sept. 6. Weekend operations, Friday through Sunday, will [...]


7 Reasons to Visit Snowmass

Families across the nation are wondering where it’s safe to vacation this summer/fall, amidst a continuing pandemic. It has been advised that time outdoors is an absolute best-bet for keeping distance while exploring, enjoying a meal, and experiencing new activities. During this often weary and uncertain time, we are finding ways in Snowmass to be creative in the pursuit of simple joys. The sweet little ski town of Snowmass, Colorado is now the ultimate traveler’s summertime getaway and here are some reasons why. 1. [...]


Summer Activities in a Pandemic

Typically a time when calendars are chalk full of travel plans, cookouts, live music, sporting events, markets, camping, family and friend gatherings, beaches and swimming pools. Typically a time when children squeal and play, while adults reconnect and relax. But during these unprecedented times we’re all rethinking what to do, where to go and most importantly, how to do summer safely.If you’re needing an escape that’s both responsible and utterly rejuvenating, we invite you explore to the mountains. With plenty of space for social distancing, delightfully warm days paired with crisp, [...]


Escape to the beauty of Aspen-Snowmass

Renew your views and call Snowmass home for a mountain getaway. Our long term rental options offer a convenient opportunity for you to escape while staying connected in any way you need. Why work from home when you can telecommute from Snowmass? East West Hospitality residences are equipped with high-speed Wi-Fi and a home office space in some residences. Change the scenery and you’re sure to enjoy the set up of your home away from home while tucked into the mountains. With plenty of terrain to explore and space to [...]


Essential Packing Guide for Your Snowmass Getaway

‘Tis the season for a mountain/ski vacation! Visiting a winter-wonderland brimming with outdoor recreation can be a magical and memorable – especially when you’re prepared for the elevation and elements. Following is our list of must-haves and nice-to-haves for your next winter retreat. Weather-appropriate clothing: » Thermal underwear and/or base layer, top and bottom » Waterproof ski pants or bibs » Waterproof gloves AND mittens (because you’ll want to keep your hands toasty on and off the slopes) » Waterproof ski or down jacket » Waterproof boots and/or shoes » [...]


Best Reasons to Visit Snowmass in the Spring

Remarkable Snow Levels Colorado has already experienced a legendary winter this season, and the snow continues to fall. It seems that our spring skiing is portrayed to be the best yet! With over 3300 acres of terrain open on Snowmass Mountain and a snow depth beyond 70 inches at the summit, spring skiing is looking to be at its best this year. Powder days have been off the charts, but it’s not too late to experience Snowmass in monumental season. Lifts are turning through the 21st of April this year, [...]


Colorado Fall Colors

Colorado is full of color at every season. From snowcapped mountains with brilliant blue skies to golden hills covered in Aspen trees. There's approximately one month for the best "leaf peeping" in Colorado. Here are some of our favorite drives. Independence Pass to Minturn Take Highway 82 from Snowmass through Aspen and over Independence Pass. From there you can turn around, or continue the drive into Minturn. If you opt to make the loop, you'll make your way over the other side of Independence Pass, pass Twin Lakes, and take a [...]


Getting the Family Ready for the Slopes

Besides being a mountain where families can find satisfying skiing and snowboarding meeting all family members' tastes in one place, Snowmass also makes family vacations as hassle-free as possible. When your family plans a trip to Snowmass, you can be sure you'll get the most out of your day on slopes. You best resource for convenient ski and snowboard rentals will be Ski Butlers. Make your equipment reservations online, and experienced Snowmass ski rental technicians bring the equipment right to your room where they do all the fitting onsite. They'll bring all [...]


X-Games Return to Aspen Snowmass This Month

X Games Return to Aspen Snowmass for 2018 "Adrenaline + Aspen = Awesome!" If you're in Aspen Snowmass from Thursday, January 25 through Sunday, January 28, you're in for some high-powered excitement and entertainment as the X-Games return to the Aspen valley. Viewing the X Games All sport competitions are free to the public, with the invitation to upgrade to tickets for perks like the heated lounge, complimentary food and drink, athlete meet & greets, and concert behind the scenes! If you're not planning on attending in person, a combined 15.5 [...]