Local Activities


Aspen activities include world-class skiing, golf and outdoor summer sports and recreation. Aspen boasts some of the best learning and expert mountains in the world, such as Aspen Mountain, Aspen Highlands, and Buttermilk Mountain. Aspen is not only a winter ski vacation destination, but a shopping destination as well. Head down to Aspen Village for some of the best high-end shopping you can find!

During the summer, travelers can enjoy golf, tennis, mountain climbing, biking, hiking, paragliding, whitewater rafting, hot air ballooning, and camping! The Ritz Carlton Club also hosts a Sojourner Artwalk the first Thursday of every month, from 5 - 8pm. This wide variety of summer activities and beautiful Aspen countryside make it the perfect summer vacation destination.

Aspen also has many events, such as Aspen Fashion Week in the spring, the Aspen FOOD & Wine Classic in June, and the Aspen Music Festival. The Aspen Music Festival lasts for 9 weeks, from June to August, and includes over 350 classical music performances.

The Ritz Carlton Aspen also provides a free shuttle service to Aspen Village, where guests can enjoy fine dining, shopping, and nightlife.

Please visit any of our pages listed below for more information on what-to-do and where-to-go.