This Rocky Mountain city is calling you. Aspen, Colorado, has a population of just over 6,000 residents, plus dozens of ski lodges and resorts. The town is best known as a ski and snowboard haven in the Rockies.
Head to Aspen Mountain, or Ajax, for a challenge. This one is best for intermediate to advanced skiers. Buttermilk, home to the Winter X Games, provides a thrill for skiers of all levels.
While Aspen is great for the skiing in the winter, there is still plenty to do in the offseason. Go for a hike in the stunning Maroon Bells park or take the Silver Queen Gondola up to the top of Aspen Mountain for the best views. Aspen Brewing Company has drink specials in the summers for those looking to try some of their unique brews. If you want a show, head to the Wheeler Opera House, in the heart of town.
Locals in Aspen tend to be adventurous and love to be out in nature. Like much of Colorado, residents around here are innovative, eco-friendly, and open-minded.
The best time to visit Aspen for skiing is from December to February, however, the summer and fall months are great as well.
The ski town to which all other ski towns are compared, Aspen, Colorado offers visitors access to breathtaking mountain views, superb shopping, a hip food scene, a thriving local art scene, and of course, world-class skiing and snowboarding.
For skiers and mountain lovers, Aspen in Roaring Fork Valley is the place to be. Located in Colorado, the town is best known as a hot spot for skiers, with plenty of ski resorts such as Aspen Snowmass and Aspen Highlands, skiing mountains, opportunities to go cross-country skiing, stunning mountain views and plenty of Aspen Cabin rentals. After a long day of skiing, spend your evenings enjoying the apres ski opportunities, or alternatively relax in a hot tub attached to your aspen vacation rental.
In the summer, rentals in Aspen are still particularly popular. This Rocky Mountain destination is great for hiking, with Aspen Mountain providing stunning views. If you fancy catching a show, then the Wheeler Opera House is the place to go, located in Aspen in the center of town. Alternatively, for some culture, view the work of local artists in the Aspen art galleries.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Aspen. The hottest month in Aspen is June, when temperatures peak at 91 ˚F. The coolest month is December, when temperatures drop to -5 ˚F. The wettest month in Aspen is April with 2.48 inches of rain, while the driest month is January with 0.27 inches of rain.
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