A true skiers delight. Great parking and high speed lift. All the convinces, and the Ritz Resturant is top notch for lunch or drinks right at the ski lift.
We got to see the Aspen Highlands residential and ski area on our way to see the Maroon Bells Lake and site, few miles up from there. The Aspen Highlands neighborhood is pristine, with many beautiful Mounatin homes with breaktaking vistas and surrounding snow-capped mountains. Worth driving up from Aspen for a day trip.
This mountain has everything! Easy trials and very hard ones. A wonderful bowl that is a pleasure to ski One of the best restaurants, the cloud nine! Nice people Trivia questions while you wait for the chairlift Super long bump runs And the best of all....no lift lines!
My husband and I did the Ute Trail on our second day. Folks , this is a daunting ride. Most of the folks on this trail were twenty-something, lean and hard, moving at what appeared to me to be the speed of sound. One young lady said she did the trail every day. I tried to believe her. My husband... More
I love Aspen Highlands. It's the locals mountain in Aspen. Hiking Highland Bowl is the closest you'll come to a full on back country experience...while still in bounds.
We skiied here late season April 2013 - compared to Aspen & Snowmass there was lots of slush, and was never quiet as sunny as Aspen. Still had some lovely runs and would return.
Probably the least crowded mountain in Aspen despite all of the home development nearby. Very good skiing with some slower lifts. No gondola. When the snow is good and the crowds are at Snowmass or Ajax it is a true pleasure. I am not an expert so I don't ski the Bowl, but undoubtedly that is a major attraction for... More
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