If you’re heading to Aspen, you are probably looking to ski.  

When planning a trip to Aspen, therefore, perhaps the most valuable site to visit would be Aspen Snowmass, which furnishes the visitor with a comprehensive guide regarding which ski times would be the best.  Replete with events calendar for each season, Aspen Snowmass details times and dates certain mountains, such as Buttermilk or Aspen, are open for business.  Ski itineraries would be best guided around these openings and closings.

The official website for the city and surrounding Pitkin county is also highly informative, with a helpful Visitors Info link and facts and figures regarding its mountains.  There are also climate statistics and descriptions of the city’s artistic scene, information that further help the would-be tourist to plan the ideal getaway.

The Aspen Chamber of Commerce drop-down menu is a user-friendly way to uncover things to do and places to see during your visit to the area, especially as regards the city’s night life and dining options.  It is very easy to order a free brochure or guide here, should you wish to work with paper in planning your trip.  

These and other web presences make plotting out a Colorado ski trip a cinch.