For skiers, boarders and winter sports enthusiasts, the United States has several top destinations that can provide hill-seeking thrills and Snowmass, Colorado
is one of those top resort destinations. As part of the Aspen/Snowmass ski resort complex, Snowmass is a four mountain destination offering world-class skiing and snowboarding. Experience the natural wonders of the Rocky Mountains and explore the Roaring Fork River, a gold medal fishing destination where hiking and biking trails abound in the summer months.
Visitors to Snowmass will have no problems locating the perfect accommodations. Find a vacation rental that offers easy access to the slopes and trails either ski in/ski out or via shuttle. Other cabins or cottages for rent are located right on the Roaring For River ready for a rustic secluded getaway. Many of these lodgings offer full kitchens, comfortable living spaces and even wood-burning fireplaces to cozy around. Find a vacation rental with a pool and hot tub to relax those muscles after a day of skiing. Or a condo rental in the heart of Snowmass Village close to all the action.
The peak of winter for skiiers and boarders is December to February. Around this period, the town is surrounded with fresh snow and the slopes are perfect.In the summer, June to Auguest, the sunny skies and warm sunshine makes great temperatures for mountain hiking, fly fishing and biking the trails.
Snowmass offers a variety of activities that can cater to any guests who visit the area in any given season. Hikers will love visiting the various trails around Snowmass Village. In June to September, the Ditch Trail is a favorite among locals and guests to a leisurely walk in the village. For a more challenging trail, the Rim Trail is a moderate hike that boasts a beautiful view of Snowmass Mountain.
In the winter, Snowmass has several attractions such as the slope courses in Buttermilk – home of the Winter X Games, Aspen Mountain
, Aspen Highlands and Snowmass resort. These ski resorts have areas for beginners through to advanced winter athletes looking for challenging terrain.
For visitors curious about the Ice Age, the Ice Age Discovery Center showcases various exhibitions featuring some of the discovered fossils found in Snowmass. At least 6,000 megafauna and 30,000 bones and teeth of small animals are on display in the museum, including the famous Snowmastodon.
Shoppers and leisure lovers will also love checking out Snowmass’ shops and boutiques. One of the top destinations is the Snowmass Village Salon. This salon offers a full-service for any guest, from manicures and pedicures to massages. Viceroy Snowmass Spa is also a favorite to experience an Eastern inspired body therapy. For shoppers, the downtown area is filled with local boutiques offering specialty products. Some notable shops in Snowmass Village for visitors to try out are Gorsach and Sundance Gifts and Liquor.
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