Everyone loves to brag about how high they got in Colorado. We're talking about the elevation of course. You've surely seen the pictures of people holding up signs at the top of mountains noting their elevation and which peak they're on. What if you could reach those heights without exerting as much energy? That's where the joy of a chairlift and a gondola come into play.
Aspen Snowmass - Tamara Susa
By R. Scott Rappold and Alec Stowell and Andy Stein
It's hard to believe now, but there was a time when everyone didn't have a camera and phone in their pocket to show how good a skier or snowboarder they were and the technology to show it to the world on social media.
Photos: TR – Purgatory Resort; TL – Powderhorn Mountain Resort
BL – Steamboat Resort; BR – Purgatory Resort
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Photo Credit: Aspen Snowmass
As March winds down, Colorado’s ski areas are in the midst of a great spring season with ideal conditions for experts, guests ready to learn to ski or snowboard and everyone in between. Late season features warmer temperatures perfect for learning or for those looking to enjoy a non-skiing activity or the mountain environment.