When you’re pining for ski terrain a little more horizontal, Aspen/Snowmass boasts over 60 miles of free Nordic trails. Right in the heart of Snowmass, the Snowmass Cross-Country Ski & Snowshoe Center offers a full range of ski school programs, ski, sled, and snowshoe rentals, guided tours, a retail shop, and repair services. Snacks and beverages are available at the Center, which looks up-valley with expansive views of scenic Mt. Daly. Regularly scheduled and custom tours are available, as are lessons for all levels in traditional and skate ski.
The center can accommodate large group activities, and a nearby sledding hill for families makes for an excellent end to a day. The Center is on the no-fee groomed Aspen/Snowmass Nordic Trail System and can be accessed throughout the valley and in Snowmass by free shuttle bus service. Looking for a big adventure? Ski over to Aspen for the day.
Aspen Cross Country Center - Located on the Aspen Public golf course with over 60 km of free Nordic trails. Lessons and guided tours are available through Ute Mountaineer.
Ashcroft Ski Touring - Located 12 miles from Aspen, Ashcroft offers 35 km of groomed throughout the ghost town. Rentals and tours are available out of the Ashcroft Adventure Lodge.
Spring Gulch - Located in Carbondale, CO about 40 minutes from Snowmass. Offers 19 km of cross-country ski trails available for free with a beautiful view of Mount Sopris.
Please contact concierge for more information or to make reservations.