Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Aspen / Snowmass

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Overall Rating: 4.3

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.2
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 64.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 4.1
  • Nightlife
  • 3.7

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 59%
  • Beginner
  • 34%
  • Families
  • 66%
  • Intermediate
  • 62%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 52%
  • Advanced
  • 59%

Helpful Highlights:

I've skied all over the west, Italy, Austria and New Zealand.... Snowmass is the best. Great runs, fast lifts, nice people, lots of ski-in-ski-out lodging,...

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  • 5

    My Favorite Place to Ski

    by citygirl - 4th January 2013

    Pros: LOTS of runs, fast and safe lifts, generally good groomed runs

    Cons: Can be a bit rocky and icy, sometimes incorrect grooming reports

    Snowmass is my all-time favorite place to ski. They have great restaurants (Gwen's High Alpine, Elk Camp, Ullrof and Sams Smokehouse are my favorites!) and... Full review

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  • 3

    Dangerous Conditions / Discourteous

    by Ski-nana - 10th April 2012

    Pros: Only one thing - the mountain guides

    Cons: Snotty, rude store clerks - poor trail markings

    You always take a risk with Spring skiing and our club had to book last June when we were booking and planning our trips. April 9th through the 13th is thi... Full review

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  • 4

    The highs and lows of Snowmass

    by catbate - 22nd May 2011

    Pros: snow, long runs, easy to get around

    Cons: ice

    Our first 20 mins at Snowmass were horrible, icy, bumpy, like boarding on rubble. Then we found our way to other spots on the mountain and started to have ... Full review

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  • 5

    oh yeah

    by jib - 27th December 2010

    Pros: less people, less lines, more snow

    Cons: the park is under developed

    If you like powder 6 days after it snowed and not having to look for fresh line on a powder day than these 4 mts are for you. I think Snowmass is the best f... Full review

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  • 5

    Aspen/Snowmass is the Best

    by carpico9 - 3rd December 2010

    Pros: Any Type of Skiing or Activities You Want

    Cons: Expensive, Travel Challenges

    I have been skiing at Aspen/Snowmass for nearly 25 years and I think it is one of the best resort destinations in the U.S. Aspen 4 mountains, dozens of oth... Full review

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  • 5

    awesome terrain

    by abegold - 29th November 2010

    Pros: steeps

    Cons: price, espically lodging

    Aspen and Aspen Highlands are steep and with the very fast lift service will wear you out before lunch. The terrrain is as good as any skiing I've ever foun... Full review

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