At Altitude

3 Great Ways to Have a Perfect Women-Only Ski Day

Women's ski clinics, like these options in and around Aspen, can provide great camaraderie as you amp up your on-mountain skills.

12/21/2021 By Cindy Hirschfeld

At Altitude

Altitude Adjustment: Your Only-in-Aspen Questions, Answered

How to handle gratuities in Aspen, during a Covid-inflected time of often unexplained added fees

12/21/2021 By Meredith Carrol

Dog Days in Aspen

Four Local Dogs and Their Humans Who Share Extra-Strong Bonds

In a town noted for its celebrities (of the human variety), Aspen's amazing dogs deserve their own turn in the spotlight.

07/05/2021 By Sarah Kuta

Dog Days in Aspen

6 Tips on Keeping Your Dog Safe and Sound in the Mountains

Veterinarian Dr. Anne Cooley of the Aspen Animal Hospital shares insights that will keep dogs and owners on the paths to healthy adventure.

07/05/2021 By Cindy Hirschfeld

Explore Aspen's 13ers

Get the Gear for a High-Altitude Summit

Everything you need for peak performance, from footwear to outerwear to healthful, energy-filled snacks.

07/05/2021 By Cindy Hirschfeld

Cycle Ops

Three New Mountain-Bike Clothing Lines Supply Trail-Worthy Style

Check out the latest offerings in mountain biking clothing and accessories from Ripton & Co., Pit Viper, and Rapha.

07/05/2021 By Cindy Hirschfeld

Privacy, please

Two New Aspen Lodging Properties Offer Enviable Retreats

Live the luxe life with family and friends at the Aspen Street Lodge, near the heart of town, or Aspen Valley Ranch, a compound 12 miles downvalley.

07/05/2021 By Cindy Hirschfeld

Your Perfect Day

Where to Trail Run in the Roaring Fork Valley

Find well-suited terrain and epic views on these great trail runs in Aspen, Snowmass, and Carbondale, plus expert trail-running advice.

07/05/2021 By Elinor Fish

Altitude Adjustment

Dear Meredith: Is Aspen Really That Different from a Couple of Years Ago?

Expert local insights on finding the familiar feel of Aspen and the Roaring Fork Valley even amidst recent changes.

07/05/2021 By Meredith C. Carroll

Altitude Adjustment

Dear Meredith: How Can I Get Involved in the Community During the Pandemic?

Your only-in-Aspen questions, answered

12/23/2020 By Meredith C. Carroll

Word Up

Three New Books to Put on Your Nightstand

Aspen chefs share their recipes, plus a local bioblitz and the awesome power of deep snow.

12/23/2020 By Cindy Hirschfeld

spinning tales

Aspen Fitness Entrepreneur Pete Holman Releases His First Novel

Through elite-level cycling, a young athlete rises above a challenging background.

07/16/2020 By Allison Pattillo


5 Things to Do This Week: July 15, 2020

Two new exhibits, a new drive-in movie series, a virtual author talk, and donating to ACES are on our to-do list.

07/15/2020 By Aspen Sojourner Staff


5 Things to Do While Sheltered at Home: May 6, 2020

Remember Mom this weekend, plus give a hand to Thunder River Theatre Company, boost your brain, share your quarantine stories, and get a little cheesy.

05/06/2020 By Aspen Sojourner Staff


5 Things to Do Any Day This Week: March 18, 2020

What are you doing to keep yourself engaged and active during this time of social distancing? From Nordic skiing to exploring history, we've got a few locally oriented suggestions right here.

03/18/2020 By Aspen Sojourner Staff


5 Things to Do This Weekend: March 13–15, 2020

The virus may have hit town, but events are still taking place: the Après-Ski Cocktail Classic, a free concert, a sustainable fashion showcase, and more.

03/11/2020 By Aspen Sojourner Staff

roam if you want to

This New Exoskeleton Lets Skiers with Chronic Leg Discomfort Lighten Up

Demo the Roam Elevate robotic system at Snowmass.

02/20/2020 By Cindy Hirschfeld

Fond Memories

Author Jill Sheeley Recounts Her Hippie Days in Aspen

A new memoir captures the golden age of ski bums in the early 1970s.

02/19/2020 By Cindy Hirschfeld

Gear of the Week

Oros Orion Parka

A low-profile, space-age insulation keeps you warm and comfortable.

02/12/2020 By Cindy Hirschfeld


5 Things to Do This Weekend: January 17–19, 2020

Gay Ski Week, adventure films, music, and movies energize these three days.

01/15/2020 By Aspen Sojourner Staff