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Great Mountain Fantastic Ski School

Love, Love, Love! An amazing mountain with great trails. Ski School is superb. All you need is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Clementinefox2018
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Breathtaking in More Ways Than One!

The mountain and the surroundings are stunning to say the least. The elevation is 11000+, so be... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Drew S
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Baton Rouge, Louisiana
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Known as "the athlete's mountain," expert skiers flock to its challenging slopes.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Love, Love, Love! An amazing mountain with great trails. Ski School is superb. All you need is snow, snow and more snow. Find the mountain rescue Airedale, Zooey for a photo op. He is a very dignified, noble and charming creature. Learned more techniques here...More

Thank Clementinefox2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The mountain and the surroundings are stunning to say the least. The elevation is 11000+, so be prepared. Bring sunscreen. We took the nature trail and enjoyed it. Not cheap at $25/person for the gondola trip, but there are a lot of free activities, especially...More

Thank Drew S
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

I donโ€™t ski but my friend I was with did. There are amazing views up here. She snowboards well but she said this mountain is not easy

Thank Spartacus X
Reviewed 25 April 2018

Ajax mountain is quite special. Between the views up the gondola, the layout of the mountain, and the grooming of the slopes, it is skiing at its finest. The position of the mountain as it ascends from the Town of Aspen is quite special and...More

Thank 174Joanne
Reviewed 22 April 2018

take the gondola up or hike up and enjoy the scenery! good up top is awful compared to what it used to be (last visit 3 kinds of BEAN soup was it). but it's worth it. try Ruthie's run too!

Thank anengineeredtraveler
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

First off there are no green runs here... None/Nada!! Beautiful scenery. The vertical is good. The runs are not super long except from top to bottom. Lots of great blacks, but with poor snow this season I mainly stuck to blue groomers!

Thank John F
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Colorado is the place for fine skiing. You have many choices for snowboarding and skiing. When selecting a mountain to challenge your skiing you really need to understand the different runs each mountain offers. If your a great skier you must ski Ajax.

Thank robert j b
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

Accessible from the middle of town via the gondola, Aspen Mt is a great place to ski. Trails are usually well-groomed and well-marked, with three main chairlifts servicing the top of the mountain (plus goldola), and several other chairs on the mountain. While itโ€™s nowhere...More

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 28 March 2018

What a great mountain for advanced or expert skiers.... there are a number of intermediate runs for skiers.... very challenging mountain....

Thank jcski18
Reviewed 27 March 2018

Locals talk about how Ajax's 675 skiable acres "ski big for its size". With a lift almost everywhere you turn, and impeccable grooming on a highly interconnected set of trails, Ajax lives up to that billing. I found it easy to ski from one side...More

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Jennifer B
19 February 2018|
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Response from anne p | Reviewed this property |
Unless you are seriously fit and have an hour or more to spare, I wouldn't hike up the mountain. It takes about 30 minutes to get to the top while riding the lift so walking it is not achievable for most, I think. I can't... More
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Susan T
29 January 2018|
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Was there in summer (and from Australia ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บ), so cant answer local knowledge questions. Sorry Mate !๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บ
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Karen G
23 November 2017|
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Hi Karen, I donโ€™t ski - my other half is the skier. Your best bet is to Phone a local ski shop, ask for a local who skis and have a discussion with them. Just about everyone, in most shops are Aussies who live and work... More
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