Discover Snowmass Village & Aspen Colorado
Aspen Colorado is one of the most famous cities on Earth. It has a solid reputation as the winter playground for the rich and famous. But did you know that Aspen traces its roots to a much humbler beginning as a mining town? Aspen experienced its renaissance in the 1940’s and has blossomed into one of the premier ski destinations in the world. Aspen now offers world class skiing and snowboarding, exceptional dining, luxury spas and hotels, a new Art Museum and is home to the X-Games every January. Amid it’s glamorous trappings, Aspen maintains a fair amount of its rough and ready mining town swagger.
Snowmass Village sits in a small valley, towered on all sides by massive peaks. Arguably, the finest skiing and snowboarding terrain in the entire country surrounds this little mountain village. Snowmass transformed itself from a ranching community into one of the most sought after ski destinations in the late 1950’s and hasn’t looked back.
As amazing as winter is in Aspen and Snowmass, many flock to this gorgeous area in the summer. The rivers offer stellar fishing and whitewater rafting and there is nearly limitless, mountain and valley terrain waiting to be explored by foot or bike. Visitors and residents alike enjoy golfing, shopping, and unrivaled dining choices. The stunning Maroon Bells is one of the most photographed places in the state, it’s beauty knows no bounds. Labor Day weekend brings the biggest music stars in the world to the Jazz Aspen Snowmass festival. Aspen and Snowmass both offer a dizzying variety of Colorado homes, townhomes, condos, chalets, cabins and more. Learn more by perusing our Aspen and Snowmass Real Estate listings below:
Elevation: Aspen 7,908 feet / Snowmass 6,847 feet
Population: Aspen 6,700 / Snowmass 2,900