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Ski Vacation Packing

Traveling to Aspen for a ski vacation with the whole family in tow is easy when everyone remembers to pack all of their ski and snowboard gear, their warm wool socks, and the like. However, remembering all of the essentials can pose quite a challenge. That is why the team at the Aspen Square Condominium Hotel is here to make your travel logistics simpler with this ski vacation packing list. Remembering your toothbrush, lift tickets, ski boots, and helmet should and can be an effortless process. Take the stress out of packing, and enjoy spending some quality time with the family in Aspen. For your convenience, view a printable version of this ski packing list.

Ski & Snowboard Clothing – Adults & Children

  • Outer layers – waterproof ski jacket and ski pants
  • Insulation – fleece, wool, or down vest / sweater
  • Base layers – non-cotton base layer top and bottom
  • Ski gloves or mittens
  • Neck gaiter or ski mask
  • Wool ski socks

Ski & Snowboard Gear – Adults & Children

  • Skis
  • Ski boots
  • Ski poles
  • Snowboard
  • Snowboard boots
  • Goggles and sunglasses
  • Helmet

Off-Mountain Clothing – Adults & Children

  • Insulated winter coat
  • Winter hat
  • Gloves or mittens
  • Insulated and waterproof winter boots
  • Warm socks
  • Winter sweaters
  • Jeans and pants
  • Sleepwear

Toiletries – Adults

  • Shampoo and conditioner
  • Soap
  • Lotion
  • Or, use shampoo, conditioner, soap, and lotion provided in your room
  • Hair products and accessories – hairspray, hairbrush, and curling iron
  • Cosmetics
  • Shaving supplies
  • Perfume and cologne
  • Sunscreen and aloe vera lotion
  • Lip balm

Toiletries – Children

  • Shampoo and conditioner
  • Soap
  • Lotion
  • Or, use shampoo, conditioner, soap, and lotion provided in your room
  • Sunscreen and aloe vera lotion
  • Lip balm

Essential Travel Items – Adults

  • Books and magazines
  • Electronics – phone, tablet, and laptop
  • Charging cords for electronic devices
  • Wallet – identification and insurance cards, credit card, and cash
  • Important travel and vacation documents – boarding passes, guidebooks, etc.

Essential Travel Items – Children

  • Favorite books and toys
  • Favorite electronic devices
  • Headphones
  • Snacks – sliced fruit, granola bars, and crackers

The Aspen Square Hotel hopes that our ski packing list will assist you and your family as you prepare to visit Aspen for your ski vacation. With its central location in downtown Aspen, the Aspen Square Condominium Hotel provides guests with the ease of quick access for an effortless vacation experience.

For additional assistance with vacation planning, contact the Aspen Square Hotel's concierge team, who can provide recommendations on family-friendly restaurants, fun outdoor activities, and arrange for ski and snowboard school lessons for kids and adults. Our concierge team can be reached by phone at 1-800-470-0530 or by email at