|Aspen is known all around the world over as an incredible year round vacation destination in Colorado. The rich and famous have been known to frequent Aspen Snowmass year round. Aspen boasts a lively historic down town with Aspen Jazz and Art Festivals, upscale shopping, museums as well as socializing in famous Aspen Restaurants and Night Clubs. Several lodging opportunities exist including high end Hotels and Aspen Vacation Home Rentals. Aspen weather is regarded as nearly perfect. With four amazing ski and snowboard mountains in the area all with unbeatable champagne powder Aspen, Aspen Highlands, Snowmass and Buttermilk-Tiehack, there is terrain to suit every ability level. Other winter activities include cross-country skiing, dog sledding, and romantic horse drawn carriage rides. Aspen Snowmass is also home to such summer activities as fly fishing, mountain biking, whitewater rafting and kayaking, hot air balloon rides, off road jeep tours and breath taking scenery perfect for taking Aspen photographs.