Photo Essay

Skiing into an Apocalypse

A 100-mile backcountry ski tour is supposed to be life altering. What happens when the whole world changes while you’re away from it? Follow photographer Tim Romano's epic journey from Aspen to Vail at the onset of the pandemic.

04/29/2020 Photography by Tim Romano Edited by Ted Katauskas

Big-Ticket Bites

Eat and Drink Like a Trust Funder at These Aspen Hot Spots

Decadent dishes, VIP cocktails, and haute on-mountain meals to try.

12/16/2019 By Daliah Singer

Sweat Equity

How The North Face’s New Game-Changing Fabric Took Shape in Highland Bowl

FutureLight is being touted as the ultimate waterproof-breathable tech for outdoorsy folk.

12/04/2019 By Cindy Hirschfeld


5 Things to Do This Weekend: May 25–27, 2019

Winter hasn't left, so let's ski this Memorial Day weekend before commemorating those who served.

05/22/2019 By Aspen Sojourner Staff


5 Things to Do This Weekend: April 26–28, 2019

5Point film fest, the final weekend at Highlands, and several family shows are on our agenda.

04/24/2019 By Aspen Sojourner Staff


Aspen Weekend Agenda: April 5–7, 2019

The Après debuts, Aspen Shortsfest goes big, Buttermilk celebrates bacon, and more.

04/03/2019 By Aspen Sojourner Staff


Aspen Weekend Agenda: March 15–17, 2019

Celebrate St. Paddy's Day weekend with the Après-Ski Cocktail Classic, free concerts, comedy, and more.

03/13/2019 By Aspen Sojourner Staff


Aspen Weekend Agenda: February 22-24, 2019

Let us celebrate a weekend of comedy with Aspen Laugh Fest, special dinners on mountain and off, and high notes at JAS Café and Belly Up.

02/20/2019 By Aspen Sojourner Staff

After Hours

On Mountain, the Fun Keeps Going

From an alpine coaster to Fort Frog 2.0, Snowmass and Buttermilk offer more than just skiing and riding.

11/24/2018 By Catherine Lutz

Hometown Hill

Buttermilk: The Unsung Hero of Aspen's Ski Areas

Kids' trails and terrain parks makes this local mountain ideal for families and X Gamers in training.

11/24/2018 By Catherine Lutz


Snowmass Is One Huge Playground

The best family-friendly ski runs, terrain parks to tackle, themed trails, and more.

11/24/2018 By Catherine Lutz

Rise Again

Fort Frog Returns to Buttermilk

After a 2016 fire wiped out the much-loved pit stop, it's been rebuilt for future generations of skiers and riders.

11/20/2018 By Todd Hartley

Snow for All

Aspen Snowmass Launches Give a Flake

SkiCo's new marketing campaign wants you to fight for the snow and life you love.

11/20/2018 By Aspen Sojourner Staff

Ride On

5 New Biking Trails at Snowmass

A two-wheeled adrenaline rush is yours for the taking on these new routes.

06/01/2018 By Cindy Hirschfeld

Legends of Aspen

A Conversation with Bob Beattie

In this exclusive excerpt from Aspen SkiCo's just-released book on ski racing, one of the sport's most influential leaders, who passed away this week, shared his views on racing's development and the magic of 2017's World Cup Finals.

04/04/2018 By Aspen Sojourner Staff

Party Mountain

The Ultimate Aspen Snowmass Spring Skiing Guide

Our best tips for ego-boosting slush bumps, prime decks, sun-ready accessories, and over-the-top celebrations.

03/19/2018 By Brook Sutton

Cocktail Time

Aspen's Best Decks for Après Spring Skiing

End your ski day with the mountain version of a sunset cruise: a slopeside deck and a well-earned cocktail.

03/07/2018 By Brook Sutton


Aspen Weekend Agenda: February 16-18, 2018

With films, poetry, concerts, and magic, this jam-packed holiday weekend heats up midwinter.

02/16/2018 By Aspen Sojourner Staff


Aspen Holiday Weekend Agenda: December 22-25, 2017

Aspen Film's Academy Screenings! Jazz Aspen Snowmass's JAS Café! Ullr Nights in Snowmass! A Charlie Brown Christmas at the Wheeler Opera House! Merry Christmas, Aspen.

12/22/2017 By Aspen Sojourner Staff


Aspen Weekend Agenda: December 15-17, 2017

With Snowmass's 50th, The Temporary's Grand Opening, Christmas concerts at the Wheeler Opera House, and the St. Regis Aspen's tree lighting, let us count the ways to celebrate this weekend.

12/15/2017 By Aspen Sojourner Staff