Aspen

Welcome to Aspen

Sophisticated apres-ski living in a dazzling locale
 
Flanked by the Elk Mountain range and scenic wilderness, Aspen is a ski resort town and popular year-round destination beloved for its fine dining culinary scene, high-end retailers, historical landmarks, and elegant architecture. Today, Aspen’s appealing, free-spirited vibes and western attitude enchant residents looking for ample avenues to indulge in winter and summertime recreation, near-perfect weather, and an appreciation for the finer things in life.
 
Aspen’s only high school is a top-rated school in Colorado, and property values skew higher in comparison to other ski resort communities in the USA. Living here, it’s easy to see why properties in Aspen are highly-coveted —  whether you’re in the market for a sprawling estate tucked amid cresting hills or seeking a secluded cabin resplendent on manicured grounds, Aspen’s got a little bit of everything.

What to Love

  • Enviable seclusion in one of the world’s favorite skiing destinations
  • Vivacious activities, eclectic shopping, and elegant dining
  • A robust calendar of festivals, concerts, and events
  • World-class skiing and ski-in, ski-out residences

Local Lifestyle

Aspen continually embraces visitors from all over to revel in the gift of its natural bounties. Bound by an appreciation for the arts and Old West pride, Aspen brings people together with exciting events and activities that keep your energy alive year-round. It’s so much more than simply a ski town!
 

Dining, Entertainment & Shopping

Luxury and variety is the flavor of shopping in Aspen, with upscale pop-ups lounging alongside big-name brands like Gucci, Christian Dior, and Kemo Sabe, a local favorite with a high-end western flair. Gear up for your next ski adventure with equipment from The Ski Shop Aspen or order a sweet-smelling bouquet from Sashae Floral Arts & Gifts before heading over to Caitlin Dunn Jewelry for elegant yet minimalist necklaces and bracelets.
Locals can enjoy a fantastic meal at any of Aspen’s world-class restaurants, including Caribou Club, The Monarch, and Element 47. Settle in for a cozy dinner evening with the family at Aspen’s famous Hotel Jerome—a posh historical presence since the peak of the Silver Boom offering a sumptuous setting draped in a charming countryside atmosphere. A rich reputation precedes The Little Nell Wine Cellar, where ten master sommeliers have earned their stripes and phenomenal wine events are the order of the day. The Aspen Saturday Market is unmatched in summer, sprawling with terrific Colorado-grown products, whether you want to pick up fresh bread or fruits and veggies.
 

Things to Do

The Aspen Food and Wine Classic draws in visitors and locals to revel in three days of spectacular cooking demonstrations, wine tastings, and sampling of delectable bites in a gathering of celebrity chefs, epicurean insiders, and renowned winemakers. Important political personalities and speakers have graced the annual Aspen Ideas Festival, a frequently anticipated week-long event featuring discussions, panels, and tutorials across different interests in a celebration of innovative ideas and discourse on social issues.
 
Mark your calendar for a weekend of rugby excitement, and step out with family and friends to cheer on your favorite team as they battle to victory for the world-renowned Ruggerfest title at Wagner Park! Are you a polo enthusiast? Then come watch those hooves stomp the snowy field at North America’s only snow Polo tournament—Aspen World Snow Polo Championship
 
Exciting classical music events await at the transcendental Aspen Music Festival, and for a fun family night out, seeing a new play or musical show at Theater Aspen is the way to go! Aspen Art Museum, Jazz Aspen Snowmass (JAS), the Labor Day Experience, Ballet Aspen, and the Wheeler Opera House all contribute to the year-round culture and rich lifestyle called Aspen.
 

Schools

Aspen is served by the Aspen School District, home to premier public schools. A few of the neighborhood’s coveted educational institutions include:
 
 
 

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