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First visit to Aspen Highlands and I was absolutely blown away! Incredible mountain with some incredibly long runs. Mountain was not crowded and enjoyed some of the best runs of my life. Add this mountain to your list if you have not been here, it's a bucket list item.
Highlands has trails suitable for beginners up to the most expert. However, their rearrangement of lifts several years ago makes it difficult to ski the entire mountain without either traversing a lot or going all the way to the base. As a result, we find ourselves skiing the…
I can't believe that I had never heard of Aspen Highlands until this year and I have been to Aspen 3 other times to ski. This is one of my favorite new places and we ski all over (CO, MT, UT, CAN)! Great groomed and ungroomed blues and blacks. I loved it and will be back for…
I love this resort as it is easy to get to and has a much more local flair than the other mountain options in Aspen. It has more difficult terrain but also a good amount of available blues. The bowls are amazing!
Because we went in the summer, I would recommend biking or riding (horses) to get a differnt perspective. We hiked as well and every method was awesome!