Aspen Square Daily News
This past week brought more snow to the mountains of Aspen, and conditions are just the best. As we begin March and look forward to spring skiing, our Aspen Square guests are having great fun. Skiing and Boarding are terrific with this fresh snow again, and more is on the way this week. Call Aspen Square and ask about special spring rates, and come ski with us! Yes, it's the right thing to do. More snow is ahead...
Today's Power of 4 Ski Mountaineering race tests the mettle of some of the most fit people in the Roaring Fork Valley. Two-person teams will ski, hike or skin up all four mountains, including summiting Highlands Bowl, Aspen Mountain, Snowmass and Buttermilk in a single day. The race encompasses 12,000 vertical gain over 25 miles. All we can say is "wow"!
Aspen is a hockey town and Saturday night you can enjoy this thrilling sport when the Aspen Ice Garden hosts the Battle of First Responders. Participating teams facing off are from the Aspen Police Department and Snowmass Firefighters. The 7pm game is a fundraiser for the Aspen Hope Center, a valley non-profit providing 24-hour crisis counseling and mental health referrals. Music, food and beverages will be available. Admission is $10.