The peak of Aspen Mountain is 11,212 feet. Whether you are visiting in summer or winter a trip to the top of the mountain on the Silver Queen Gondola will include spectacular views and delicious food, and is a must while you are in town.
While skiing in the winter you will ride the Gondola to the top of Aspen Mountain to access over 75 trails. If you aren't a skier you can still ride the Gondola with the purchase of a "foot pass" sold at the ticket office to enjoy lunch & sunshine at the Sundeck Restaurant. Another option is to snowshoe Richmond Ridge with Aspen Center for Environmental Studies, tours are at 10am and 1pm daily.
Winter Hours of Operation: November 24, 2016- April 16, 2017, 9am - 3:30pm
Winter Foot Pass Pricing: $32 for adults, $21 for children ages 7-17. Tickets may be purchased at the Aspen Mountain Ticket Office.
In the summer Aspen Mountain boasts the highest disc golf course in North America, kids' activities like a climbing wall and eurobungy, Saturday Classical Music and Sunday Bluegrass Concerts, amid miles of trails to bike and hike.
Summer 2016 Hours of Operation:
June 18-September 5: Open Daily
Weekends (May 28-30, June 4-5 & 11-12)
Please note the Gondola will not operate after September 5th 2016 due to construction.
Summer Ticket Pricing: $22 for single ride tickets, $32 for the Perfect Summer Package (includes up to 3 days of gondola rides, Maroon Bells Guided Bus Tour, on mountain activities, $5 lunch credit to the Limelight Lounge and a $10 credit to the Sundeck), may be purchased in advance online or when in town at the Aspen Mountain Ticket Office.