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Amazing place to learn

Youth trip for Spring Break '19. My teenage son learned to ski, my toddler daughter learned to ski... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
egMatthewDoe
End of season ski party

Attended the end of season ski party. Watching the ski jumping was cool at the end of the day... read more

Reviewed April 15, 2019
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Buttermilk is one of the best places in Aspen to learn to ski, brush up on your skills or just relax and take in the stunning scenery.
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38700 Highway 82, Aspen, CO 81611-2506
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Youth trip for Spring Break '19. My teenage son learned to ski, my toddler daughter learned to ski, AND my lovely wife learned to ski as well. Awesome trip. We had a blast, and we are looking at returning in fall. I also learned ER...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank egMatthewDoe
Reviewed April 15, 2019

Attended the end of season ski party. Watching the ski jumping was cool at the end of the day. They should have extended for a another week.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank LisaSpartanburg_sc
Reviewed April 3, 2019

Dear readers, You need to get up there by the sightseeing lift. You will be amazed of its beauty. It is very high up - 3475 M. Enjoyyyyy

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank petraalmutawa
Reviewed March 28, 2019

Pretty little resort, unique in the fact that the whole mountain is beginner friendly (including the easy black diamonds) so if you are a beginner you'd not have a better place to practice your moves on a variety of wide open trails without fear of...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank paxa
Reviewed March 9, 2019 via mobile

Visited multiple times great beginner to advanced ski area not as crowded as snowmass, buses every 15 minutes to and from downtown aspen

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank chicritic
Reviewed March 8, 2019

Plenty of long green and wide runs. Beautiful skiing between trees. It is truly a lovely ski resort and great for the kids.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank MissDetox
Reviewed February 24, 2019

A great mountain for some easy skiing and hiking. Some great views and easy slopes, no long lines and easy to get to.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank John379
Reviewed February 20, 2019 via mobile

So it's been 20+ years since I have skied and it didn't help they put me in a boot way too tight, the kid helping me said it was supposed to be tight but my feet hurt for two days afterwards. My friends thought it...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Berries1
Reviewed February 17, 2019

We visited Buttermilk mountain only one day but we had great fun. Staff members are very helpful and friendly. Recommended for the entire family.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank GabrielaMCZ
Reviewed February 12, 2019

What a surprise! Buttermilk was wide open...no lift lines and spectacular trails for every ability. We felt like we owned the slopes. Did I mention the views? Spectacular....even after skiing at Snowmass.The staff here and everywhere in this 4 mountain resort was the best. Four...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Trail691177
October 29, 2018|
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Response from Lauren M | Property representative |
Hello, There is no fee to hike up Buttermilk along designated uphill routes. You can find information about the uphill routes at the base the mountain on the large board maps. Many people enjoy hiking up the Tiehack side of... More
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bosrocker51
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Response from RussC373 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a place at the base that has food, hot chocalate and warm called Bumps. There is also free bus transportation that will take him to downtown Aspen and back. A quick 10 minute ride at most and there plenty to... More
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