Colorado is known for its crisp mountain air and dry, powdery snow. And with 55 peaks higher than 14,000 ft. (4267 m), the views can’t be beat. Along with all the beauty provided by Mother Nature, Colorado also provides ski visitors with plenty of other entertainment including shopping and dining and film festivals.
Aspen – Aspen has long been the favorite ski destination of the rich and famous and now boasts some of the most expensive real estate in the United States. The main resorts of Snowmass and Aspen Mountain dominate the town and its history. Aspen Mountain was founded as part of a Utopian social experiment in the 1940s and today retains a unique atmosphere reflecting its idealist beginnings. Continue reading