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ASPEN, COLORADO

Downhill Skiing Aspen’s Legendary Mountains: Snowmass, Aspen Mountain, Buttermilk, Aspen Highlands

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Program #15647ENZ
6 Days | 5 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Challenging
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
ModerateThese programs get you on your feet and include activities such as walking up to a mile in a day through a city and standing in a museum for a few hours.
ActiveFor people who enjoy walking as much as two miles a day, perhaps to explore historic neighborhoods or a nature trail.
Moderately ChallengingFor hardy explorers who enjoy a good physical challenge, spending most of their days on the go.
ChallengingGet ready to keep up with our highest-energy group. These demanding — and rewarding — programs are for seasoned outdoor enthusiasts.
If you love to ski, this is your chance to experience America’s winter Mecca: Aspen/Snowmass. With 90 trails — half intermediate — and 23 lifts, Snowmass will serve as your primary ski mountain, with possible opportunities to ski Aspen’s other mountains. Whether you like the steep stuff, bumps, trees or wide-open cruisers, there are plentiful runs to satisfy the whims and skills of every type of skier.


Highlights

• Walk to the lifts from a slope-side hotel and enjoy four full-day lift tickets.
• Top guides from the region lead small groups of 8-10 skiers on the best runs of these world-class mountains.
• Slopeside and in the evening, enjoy lectures on regional geology and colorful local history.

Program Notes

Participants will be divided into small groups with a 1:8 ratio based on ability.
Due to the nature of this program, listening devices are not available.

Activity Notes

For experienced skiers. Participants will be divided into small groups based on ability. Elevations of 8,100-12,500 feet.

Coordinated by Mountains and Plains Institute.


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5 nights of accommodations
13 meals: 5 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 4 dinners
9 Expert-led lectures
8 Field trips
8 Hands-on experiences

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