This city is the most populated city of Pitkin County which is in Colorado, America. It is located in west-central Colorado about 90 miles east to Grand Junction. The amazing city of Aspen is a very famous tourist destination. It has thousands of luxurious ski resorts for people who visit this city through out the year to enjoy the adventurous activity of skiing.
This is an upscale tourist location with a high per capita income. Aspen is the most famous ski destination in the entire west. This place is most suitable for those people who love winter sports and activities. Here you can experience a variety of winter sports like, Ice fishing, snowboarding, skiing, hiking, camping, swimming and mountain climbing.
This amazing city is situated in the Elk mountain branch of the Rocky Mountains. Aspen and the Snowmass village, mainly cater to the skiing needs of four areas, which include Aspen Mountains, Aspen Highlands, Snowmass and Buttermilk. This amazing land is the holiday location of many Hollywood stars. Aspen has many impressive and luxurious hotels, warm and casual ambience, thrilling landscapes and delightful mountains.
Aspen is the famous Colorado getaway destination and a city of festivals. There are many vibrant festivals held in this small city through out the year.
- Winterskol, a wonderful winter carnival held in January.
- Food and Wine Classic Festival in June.
- Aspen Music Festival held in the summer season from late June to August.
Many unique activities are also available in this gorgeous city like gliding, helicopter tours, mountain biking and riding. The winter season is most appropriate for all most all the snow and ice sports. This city also offers some unusual attractions to the visitors where they can experience some legendary and historic vibes. Two of such unique places in Aspen are Ashcroft Ghost Town and Independence Ghost House. Here you can also see one of the most photographed mountains of America which is the Maroon Bells.
White River National Park in Aspen is an attractive and delightful park where people can spend a relaxing summer day enjoying picnics and hikes. This place is the ideal spot where many tourists can spend a lonely and secluded afternoon. Aspen is the highest city in Colorado which is surrounded by picturesque scenery and massive playgrounds for both summer and winter activities.
Visitors can also indulge in taking historic tours of ancient landmarks such as Wheeler Opera House and Hotel Jerome. This place also has many trendy and modern local stores where you can do your shopping. The town Of Aspen also has many art galleries, workshops, a theatre and a concert hall for those people who love cultural activities. So visit this place in order to have a memorable vacation.