While much of the U.S. has suffered from numerous freeze and thaws already this year making smaller ski resort areas hard pressed to keep the snow on the slopes, the world famous resort area of Aspen continues to draw hundreds of thousands of visitors for the winter fun. From easy to hard, the slopes may be the largest draw, but Aspen is much more than just the mountains. Filled with food and fun, Aspen caters to the skiers, the boarders, the foodies the shoppers and the active. Take a closer look at this world class destination for travel with Bill Bailey Travel.
The best time to visit Aspen is from the months of November to mid April as that is when the slopes are up and running. Skiers from around the world head to Aspen each year to hit the slopes at sch famous areas as Aspen Mountain, Aspen Highlands, Buttermilk and Snowmass. From alpine skiing to snowboarders and everything in between, these areas have them all.
If skiing is not your thing however, check out the snowmobiling, the hiking, the shopping the food and the other great city sites as well. In summer, Aspen caters to the adventurer as well. Located in the Rockies, once the snow melts, the adventures change and the temps rise. White water rafting, hiking, camping, jeeping and off roading, horseback riding, swimming, fishing, hot air ballooning, paragliding, golfing, sightseeing, ziplining and more can offer the right adventure to anyone. For those looking to relax, Aspen can do that as well. Known for its luxury resorts and accommodations, personal trainers, health clubs, spas and high quality resort experiences are easy to find in this world class resort area. Catering to tourists since the forties, Aspen is indeed an ideal destination for travel no matter what time of the year.
While winter does see an increase in tourists to the area making it a bit more crowded, the mountains are worth it for most. Featuring hundreds of inches of powder, sunny skies, pipes and parks make Aspen one of America’s winter hot spots. If you seek the mountain and the snow, look no further than Aspen and find out what makes this a top destination for travel to millions each year.