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Learning Vacations

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A lifelong love of learning is ingrained in the Aspen Idea of enriching your mind, body & spirit. Here are some programs that take the guess work out of adding a learning experience to your vacation.

Ski School

Women's Edge Skiing & Snowboarding Group Lessons
A program uniquely designed for intermediate to expert women, providing an amazing laughter filled four days of skiing and riding with friends.

Bumps for Boomers
A ski lesson program designed to quickly teach intermediate-level Baby Boomer and senior skiers how to ski moguls & powder. www.bumpsforboomers.com

The Magic of Skiing with Thomas Cèrumè
Aspen Ski Company's longest-running special program. Magic of Skiing views the art of skiing & snowboarding as an adventure in self-awareness and an opportunity to unify mind and body and achieve inner peace. www.magicofskiing.com

Beginner's Magic Adult Group Lessons
First-timers and beginners age 18 and older, includes lesson, rental equipment and beginner area lift ticket.

All ski school learning opportunities.

Specialty Skiing Options

First Tracks
Join Aspen Skiing Company for the first run of the day on freshly groomed snow or powder. Space is limited. Advanced reservations (24 hours in advance) and valid lift ticket/season pass required. Offered daily beginning early December on Aspen Mountain. 970-920-0755

Powder Tours
Take an Aspen Mountain Powder Tour and indulge in come of the best stashes in North America. Luxury snowcats take you to prime untracked glades and runs on the backside of Aspen Mountain. Fresh tracks guaranteed and gourmet lunch is included. 970-920-0720

Off-Mountain Activities

Cross Country Skiing
60 km of free trails right outside the front door of the Aspen Cross Country Center. Take a private or group lesson or a  tour.

Snowshoe Tours
Aspen Center for Environmental Studies offers daily snowshoe tours  on top of Aspen and Snowmass Mountains from December 12th - April 14th and at the Ashcroft Ghost Town.

Many other opportunities abound including ice skating, extreme/backcountry skiing, winter fly fishing, paragliding, hot air ballooning and dashing through the snow!

Après for the Mind

Enrich your body by day, and in the afternoon/evening enjoy our multitude of Arts & Cultural offerings.


Information on summer learning opportunities coming soon.