About Aspen

Aspen is widely known as a world-class ski resort and playground of the rich and famous, but this authentic mountain town offers far more than just glitz and glam. Aspen has become a year-round destination which draws visitors from all over the world for its urban cultural scene, cosmopolitan nightlife, shopping and wide variety of restaurants. The Aspen area also beckons hikers, mountain bikers, kayakers and rafters, and rock climbers to explore its wonders throughout the warmer months.

The Aspen Idea, the nurturing of mind, body and spirit, has transformed this picturesque mining town into a place where the arts and culture thrive alongside myriad athletic endeavors in a close-knit, dynamic community.