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Winterskol Kidsculpt

Published almost 6 years ago by Laura Pearson

A snow sculpture competition is held each January as part of Winterskol, a celebration of winter event. In addition to the large snow sculptures <a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/winterskol-kidsculpt">...(more)</a>

Lower Aspen Mountain

Published almost 6 years ago by Laura Pearson

January 2008 brought heavy snows to Aspen. The town of Aspen can be seen from the lower part of Aspen Mountain. Aspen Mountain has no beginner sk<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/lower-aspen-mountain">...(more)</a>

Sundeck, Aspen Mountain

Published almost 6 years ago by Laura Pearson

Located at the top of the Aspen Gondola, the Sundeck restaurant offers great views of the challenging terrain at nearby ski area Aspen Highlands.

Smuggler Hiking Trail

Published almost 6 years ago by Laura Pearson

Smuggler Mountain, on the east side of town is home to the most popular hike in Aspen. The short steady uphill hike along Smuggler Mountain Road provides a quick workout and nice views overlooking the town

Maroon Lake Photographers

Published almost 6 years ago by Laura Pearson

The Maroon Bells are considered the most photographed peaks in North America. Located about 10 miles out of Aspen, a paved road conveniently<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/maroon-lake-photographers">...(more)</a>

July 4th Parade

Published almost 6 years ago by Laura Pearson

The 4th of July Parade features a multitude of floats that wind through the downtown streets.

Silver Queen Gondola

Published almost 6 years ago by Laura Pearson

The Silver Queen Gondola takes riders from the base of Aspen Mountain to the top in about 14 minutes. It also operates in the summer.

Snowmass Balloon Festival

Published almost 6 years ago by Laura Pearson

The Snowmass Balloon Festival is held each September.

Mardi Gras Bead Toss

Published almost 6 years ago by Laura Pearson

As part of the Snowmass Mardi Gras celebration, beads are tossed off the balconies on the Snowmass Village mall.

Children's Race Arena, Snowmass Mtn

Published almost 6 years ago by Laura Pearson

Local ski school kids have the opportunity to race on a short course after completing their lessons.

Winter X Games 2007, Sarah Burke

Published almost 6 years ago by Laura Pearson

Freeskier Sarah Burke signs autographs and answers questions for a group of 6th graders. The following evening she won the gold medal in the women's Ski SuperPipe.

Snowmobile SnoCross Final

Published almost 6 years ago by Laura Pearson

The Snowmobile SnoCross is a snowmobile competition where racers take laps around a track with jumps, rollers and banked corners. In the final race, 12 competitors take 20 laps around the track.

Snowboarder Kevin Pearce

Published almost 6 years ago by Laura Pearson

Kevin Pearce competes in the Snowboard SuperPipe Men's Final at the 2007 Winter X Games.

Snowboarder Steve Fisher, Winter X Games

Published almost 6 years ago by Laura Pearson

Steve Fisher won the Snowboard SuperPipe competition at the X Games in 2007 and 2004. He is shown here in the final run of his<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/snowboarder-steve-fisher-winter-x-games">...(more)</a>

Women's World Cup

Published almost 6 years ago by Laura Pearson

The Women's slalom and giant slalom World Cup races were held on Aspen Mountain in November 2006.

West Buttermilk Picnic and Parking

Published almost 6 years ago by Laura Pearson

The parking lot and picnic area at West Buttermilk is a great place to gather with friends for BBQ (bring your own grill) and skiing.

Winterskol parade

Published almost 6 years ago by Laura Pearson

Aspen has a parade each January as part of Winterskol. This winter celebration also features fireworks, snow sculptures, a canine fashion show, uphi<a href="http://www.360cities.net/image/winterskol-parade">...(more)</a>

Treehouse Kid's Adventure Center in Snowmass

Published almost 6 years ago by Laura Pearson

The Treehouse Kid's Adventure Center opened December 2007 in the new Snowmass Base Village expansion. This $17 million dollar facility has everything from kid's rentals and daycare to an indoor climbing gym.

Sage Mountain Sky Garden

Published almost 6 years ago by Laura Pearson

The Sage Mountain Sky Garden is a small contemplative garden near the music tent.

Snowmass Ski Area, Longshot

Published almost 6 years ago by Laura Pearson

Longshot is the longest ski run in Snowmass (5.3miles/8.5km). It is located on the outer edge of Snowmass and a short hike is required to reach it.