Aspen Mountain, in Colorado, is a popular skiing destination, drawing beginning and advanced skiers to its slopes. The longest run is 3 miles and the lift capacity is 10,755 riders per hour.
The average annual snowfall is 300 inches. It has snow making capabilities of 210 acres, which comprises approximately one-third of the area. The mountain is considered moderate-to-difficult. Approximately 26% of the terrain is considered expert. The season on the mountain ranges from late November to early April.
It is typically the last area, along with nearby Snowmass, in the resort complex to close for the winter. Click on the image to see more pictures from Chris’ collection