Tag Archives: Aspen Highlands

Traveling….

One of the best things about living in Aspen is that we have a great little airport. Although small it is our gateway to the wider world. I have been neglecting this blog as since winter I have been traveling! … Continue reading

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Fresh tracks at Highlands

Wow – after 9:30am and fresh tracks down Mushroom! When I got to the Deep Temerity chair the guys said they had only seen two patrollers then me at the lift so far! Where is everyone? Enjoying the powdery solitude … Continue reading

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Slide in Highlands Bowl

Wow! Some skiers entered a closed area and set off multiple slides in the Bowl. I went to look and was stunned by the scope of the slides. Some of the peaked “snow castles” you can see in the pictures … Continue reading

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6 Family and Kids Activities in Aspen, Colorado

I just came across this great post on a blog called Triple Threat Mommy and am posting the link here http://triplethreatmommy.com/6-family-and-kids-activities-in-aspen-colorado/ It has some really awesome suggestions that I totally agree with as both a mother and a long-term local … Continue reading

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Highlands Bowl slide?

Skiing at Aspen Mountain I looked across to the Highlands Bowl and am wondering if there was a slide? Aspen Highlands lifts are closed now but quite a few people will hike for their turns. Zooming these photos shows something … Continue reading

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Highlands Lift Crew having fun in the sun

Oh it’s a dirty job but someone’s got to do it 🙂 Check out the liftie on the roof….

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Highlands Bowl chair is buried!

So much snow this year!!!! The chair at the top of the Highlands Bowl is buried – I have a picture from April 13th last year with my feet dangling above the snow while sitting on that chair!

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Free summer music in Aspen and the Roaring Fork Valley

One of the great things about summer in the valley is all the awesome free music! We went to see the Dunwells last Thursday at Snowmass – part of the free Snowmass series, then to the BlueGrass afternoon at the … Continue reading

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Ski season ends at Aspen

The last bonus weekend at Aspen Highlands was so great. Just perfect spring skiing. A band played at the Merry-Go-Round both days contributing to a relaxed laid-back atmosphere. Guys outdid each other off a jump at the base of Scarlett’s … Continue reading

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More powder at Aspen Highlands

It seems the snow will never stop falling! Monday brought face shots down Ozone – one of the most awesome runs of the season for me. I think there were about 137 skiers on the whole mountain. The word spread fast … Continue reading

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