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Address: E Durant & S Hunter St, (behind Ajax Tavern), Aspen, CO 81611
Phone Number: 970 925 1220
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Description: For great views of the surrounding area, hop aboard this popular gondola...
For great views of the surrounding area, hop aboard this popular gondola that takes 18 minutes to get to the top of Aspen Mountain.
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OMG can stay in this all day long

loved the view from it and the continuous run , i can ski all day go back up , got a pass and it was so much fun , the fresh snow on top and the cafe upstairs were great, the pass... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 29, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

loved the view from it and the continuous run , i can ski all day go back up , got a pass and it was so much fun , the fresh snow on top and the cafe upstairs were great, the pass also includes some credit at the cafe upstairs to its a value deal :-)

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Rochester, NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

Beautiful views were work the price of the gondola. Got a deal which included discount meal at the top, bus to Maroon Bells and Snowmass Gondola as well. The food at the top of the mountain was actually quite good. Although it was summer time, there were free children's activities at the top of the mountain as well. Be warned,... More 

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

The views are stunning! Perfect is you are not a skier like myself. We paid $30 and received coupons for the restaurant at the top of the mountain. The gondolas were quick and efficient. The staff working was hysterical! Be prepared to take tons of photos.

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

If skiing, this is the most efficient and speedy way up the mountain. If visiting in the summer it is an easy way to enjoy a spectacular view on the way up and at the top of Ajax Mountain. A reward of some good food at the top at a discount. If feeling mean, then walk up the mountain at... More 

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Peoria, Illinois
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58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

As no skiers this was our ticket to experience the spectacular views on the way up and back down as well as from the top. Loading and unloading was smooth. There was no line for our visit. The price of the ticket gets you a discount on food at the top. We had a great time.

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Deephaven, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Odds are you will meet someone interesting on the ride up. Efficient loading and unloading keeps the line from ever extending very far.

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Melbourne, Australia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

I don't ski, but going upto to the top of Ajax mountain is well worth your time. The view was amazing all the way. You get to see all of Aspen and the surrounding countryside. You can also eat at the top and take your time enjoying the view, you get $10 off your meal with your Gondola ticket.well worth... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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26 reviews 26 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

It is locally known as the "bongdola" Much pot smoking. The views are magnificent, Skiing is second to none. Slopes are not dressed like the Alps. Good for some, not so nice for others

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Sydney
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Never more than a few minutes to load even when there is a line. Staff are great and keep everything moving.

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Barnstable, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

Think this is the one we went on.In town and at the top of the mountain Brides and grooms show up for weddings.. So beautiful in the fall..

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