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Snowmass Ski Packages

Lodging + Lift Tickets Discount Price
Lichenhearth, A Destination Residence
2 x Adult 2-day Lift Ticket
42% off $1,638
The Stonebridge Inn, A Destination Hotel
2 x Adult 2-day Lift Ticket
37% off $2,456
Tamarack Townhouses, A Destination Residence
2 x Adult 2-day Lift Ticket
30% off $4,988

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Aspen Colorado is a top ski resort in the world, for many reasons, four ski mountains, a great Colorado ski town, legendary après ski, on mountain ski hotels, gorgeous scenery and great ski events. Of Aspen Skiing Company's four ski resorts, with 5,500 ac combined, Snowmass is the largest, bigger than Aspen Mountain (Ajax),  Aspen Highlands, and Buttermilk which are separate but all included on one lift ticket. It's a 10 mi drive to Snowmass from downtown Aspen.

16/17 Historical Snowfall


SnowmassAspen Highlands
beginner5 %-
intermediate48 %23 %
advanced17 %12 %
expert30 %65 %
total runs96 144
ski area3,332ac 1,040ac
summit elevation12,510ft 11,677ft
total lifts43 5
child lift ticketFree Free
adult lift ticket$145 $155
back country
value for money
average total snowfall206″ 200″

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Snowmass Reviews

Fabulous 4.2 / 5
based on 51 reviews

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Superb!5 / 5Feb 09, 2008
Snowmass has it all. It is great for a boys ski vacation, and it is great when I take my wife and daughter skiing as well. I enjoy the long cruising blues, and the challenging blacks. I don't find mysief getting bored when I ski with my family on the lesser blues and greens either. Snowmass is also beautiful. The scenery from atop Elks Camp is my... More
Superb!5 / 5Jan 02, 2008
great mountain! 20 minutes to Aspen are fabulous restaurants and galleries....used to be great night life....hope it comes back
Average!3 / 5Nov 20, 2007
A lot of long blue runs.
Very Good!4 / 5Oct 06, 2007
Stayed at Silvertree and loved it for the Shops, ski school, lifts right at hotel with ski in/out.
Average!3 / 5Aug 31, 2007
Great terrain, variety and town.
Very Good!4 / 5May 02, 2007
Snowmass seems to be blessed with good snow most of the season. It's a good resort for the family as well as upper level skiers too. A+++ !!!
Superb!5 / 5Apr 29, 2007
Great wide groomed runs with wonderful scenery, such as the Maroon Bells in the background. Also, not crowded, great transportation, and plenty apres ski opportunities.
Very Good!4 / 5Jan 19, 2006
I thought that the resort was very family friendly, low key, extremely accessible for skiing, and very fairly priced
Superb!5 / 5May 12, 2005
Snowmass has a terrific selection of trails and the ski school is excellent. The lift system is very efficient and easy to use.
Very Good!4 / 5Jan 17, 2004
I love snowmass! The perfect family vacation. We have had three generations skiing together!

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