Rocky Mountain Resorts
The Aspen Meadows Resort is an incredible place to be during the summer season. With its rolling 40 acres, vast array of onsite art installations, breathtaking views of the surrounding Rocky Mountains, and only 5 minutes from the heart of downtown Aspen, there is plenty to enjoy for everyone in the family.
Below are just some of the outdoor summer activities that Aspen has to offer.
Blazing Adventures is a longtime, locally owned company specializing in unique, outdoor experiences. Fully immerse yourself into the wild Rockies through one of their outdoor excursions ranging from biking and hiking, to jeep touring, white water rafting, horse back riding or even a sunset dinner tour.
Aspen Bike Rentals is one of Aspen's premier bike rental shops. Located in the heart of downtown Aspen, there is no shortage of on-road, and off-road, fun. Featuring mountain bikes, road bikes, scooters and guided tours, the possibilities of exploring Aspen and the surrounding areas on two wheels is endless.
Always pictured yourself casting out over a rushing, rocky mountain river as the soft dusk light paints the waters? Aspen and the surrounding areas are incredible locales for fly fishing or are simply picturesque for taking a picnic alongside the Frying Pan or Roaring Fork Rivers.
Aspen Fly Fishing
Taylor Creek Fly Shop
Aspen Outfitting Company
A favorite amongst the kids, take a guided tour of the surrounding areas to learn all about the unique geology and friendly animals that inhabit the area with one of ACES naturalist offerings.
Stand on top of the world and take the gondola up Aspen Mountain. Once you arrive, there are always a number or things to do. Eat at the beautiful Sundeck Restaurant, climb the onsite rock wall, or play a game of Frisbee Golf on the world's tallest Frisbee Golf course. Saturday's and Sunday's are a local's favorite on the top of the mountain with an incredible music venue for Classical musicians and Bluegrass bands.
Love to golf? While this is no Augusta, Georgia, Aspen and the surrounding areas offer some challenging courses.
Aspen Public Golf Course 1.3 miles
Snowmass Club Golf 8.9 miles
Roaring Fork Club 17 miles
Looking for a taste of the "Wild West"? The Snowmass Rodeo runs every Wednesday night during the summer months.
Check our events calendar for Aspen events.