Perfect Party

From Aspen Institute's Dan Porterfield to Historian Tony Vagneur, Our Fantasy Guest List for the Season

The mixed bag of the community table was once an Aspen hallmark. Here’s our fantasy guest list of local newsmakers and visitors.

02/18/2018 By Cindy Hirschfeld

Dear Readers

Finding Hope at the Aspen Hope Center

A word of encouragement from our editor-in-chief about the paradox of stress in paradise.

02/18/2018 By Cindy Hirschfeld

Altitude Adjustment

Dear Meredith: How Does One Rise Above When Being Aggressively Out-Aspened by a Local?

Your only-in-Aspen questions, answered.

02/15/2018 By Meredith Carroll

Lift Line

Let the Battle of the Ski Resort Conglomerates Begin

How Alterra Mountain Company, backed by the owners of Aspen Snowmass, is poised to take on Vail.

02/15/2018 By Allen Best

Call & Response

Twin Peaks: A Q&A with Aspen Natives Mike and Steve Marolt

The identical twins have pioneered climbing and skiing on some of the world’s highest peaks. This spring, they’ll be inducted into the US Ski and Snowboard Hall of Fame.

02/15/2018 By Catherine Lutz

From Plant to Pod

A Behind-the-Scenes Look at Silverpeak's Pax Pod Production

A local cannabis company shares their process in creating extracts for a popular new vaporizer.

02/14/2018 By Katie Shapiro

Team USA

Send Aspen's Olympians off in Style at This Official Pre-PyeongChang Party

Aspen Snowmass plays host to festivities at Gondola Plaza on Wednesday afternoon.

01/30/2018 By Aspen Sojourner Staff

High Country

Inside the First-Ever Aspen High Summit, a Meeting of Music and Marijuana Masterminds

The conference examined how the two industries can collaborate as the recreational legalization of cannabis spreads.

01/03/2018 By Katie Shapiro

Good Reads

This New Book Chronicles the Free-Wheeling History of Aspen Highlands

Look for longtime ski instructor John Moore's self-published title at Carl's come January.

11/29/2017 By Brook Sutton

Perfect Party

From Theatre Aspen's Jed Bernstein to Snowmass's Britta Gustafson, Our Fantasy Guest List for the Season

Here’s who we’d invite if we could entertain this season’s most interesting visitors, locals, and newsmakers.

11/29/2017 By Cindy Hirschfeld

Hometown Heroes

7 Aspen Bred, Olympics Bound Athletes to Watch in South Korea

Here’s whom we anticipate keeping an eye on during the PyeongChang Games, which will take place February 9–25, 2018.

11/24/2017 By Tess Weaver Strokes

Call & Response

A Q&A with Action in Africa's Founder Sarah Nininger

The Aspen native found her life’s work helping others at an early age, starting an international nonprofit that still involves our local community.

11/18/2017 By Katie Shapiro

Dear Readers

Why Seeking Out Snowmass is Always Worth It

A word from our editor-in-chief reflecting on her best-ever ski days at the massive mountain resort.

11/18/2017 By Cindy Hirschfeld

Media Mogul

Sojourner Salutes: Walter Isaacson

Leaving a legacy of community building at the Aspen Institute.

11/18/2017 By Cindy Hirschfeld

Crusader Couple

Sojourner Salutes: Barbara & Bruce Berger

Helping locals fight cancer with crucial resources.

11/18/2017 By Dexter Cirillo

Sharing is Caring

Sojourner Salutes: Mirte Mallory

Enriching the Roaring Fork Valley culturally, physically, and environmentally.

11/18/2017 By Katie Shapiro

Coffee Table Book Talk

Curl Up with Aerin Lauder's Gorgeous Ode to Aspen

The beauty heir, namesake brand exec, and longtime resident shares a sneak preview along with her own Aspen style points.

11/15/2017 By Cindy Hirschfeld

Good Reads

Leonardo da Vinci Comes to Life, Flaws and All

In his new biography of history's most famous Renaissance man, Walter Isaacson portrays a creative genius.

11/08/2017 By Cindy Hirschfeld

Gondola Gossip

What's up with Those Red Cups on This Season's Lift Tickets?

Here's the story behind the 13th annual Art in Unexpected Places partnership.

11/08/2017 By Cindy Hirschfeld

Perfect Party

From Comedian David Spade to Trail Blazer John Armstrong, Our Fantasy Guest List for the Season

The mixed bag of the community table was once an Aspen hallmark. Here’s our latest list to restart the trend.

07/27/2017 By Cindy Hirschfeld