Nov 02, 2010
Aspen Mountain overlooks the town of Aspen, Colorado and is one of the most well-known ski resorts in the world. Aspen Mountain is famous for its black-diamond terrain.
The small to zilch lift lines—even during spring break—are a welcome change, along with the epic backcountry access, newly opened Tunnel Face (another nod to persistent poaching creating change), and no sign of Vail-tude.
Snowmass is one of the four resorts of the Aspen Snowmass group and one of the largest ski resorts in North America. Snowmass has a vertical drop of 4,406 feet, most vertical in the USA.