Snowmass Village, CO is situated at 8,100 feet in elevation high up in the Roaring Fork Valley. It is a small mountain village with a large mountain lifestyle located only 9 miles from the world-famous ski town of Aspen, CO. With just 2,800 full time residents it is tight knit community of likeminded individuals here for the extreme natural beauty and outdoor activities of the surrounding Elk Mountains.
Snowmass Mountain is our main street and the heart and soul of our community. The Village encompasses 25 square miles and boasts over 90 miles (145Km) of hiking and biking trails in the summer and 150 miles (240 Km) of ski trails in the winter. The town was developed as a ski resort in the 1960’s and continues its position as a world class ski resort. Snowmass is a dream destination for skiers and snowboarders looking for convenient access to one of the largest resorts in North America because of slope side accommodations like The Crestwood granting guests ski in ski out access to the 3,339 acres and 4,406 vertical feet of terrain.
Life in Snowmass seems to fly by with the excitement of each new season bringing a new activity to occupy every free moment. It all revolves around the world class skiing and snowboarding in the winter, with many of Snowmass’ residents originally lured here for the winter. The spring brings whitewater rafting and kayaking as the snow melts and wildflowers bloom. Summers in the mountains provide an unlimited amount of activities that keep visitors busy from sun up to sundown. Endless hiking and biking trails, fly-fishing gold medal trout streams, world class gold courses, access to the new Lost Forrest (on-mountain coaster/zipline/ropes course/climbing wall) and the never ending calendar of special events, festivals and free outdoor concerts. Fall brings picturesque views of snow dusted peaks and aspen trees changing to their alluring golden hues.
Snowmass Village provides guests and locals with all the amenities need to thrive in this secluded mountain town: full-service grocery store, on-mountain clinic in the winter, a US post office and over 20+ bars/restaurants and plenty of shopping options.