Top Ski Gear for Winter 2017/18

Top Ski Gear for the 2017-2018 Season

You already know the slopes are the place to be this winter. Now, what will you wear? What gear should you have? We’ve got the inside scoop on what’s hot for the 2017-2018 ski season here in the Rockies. When...

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Things to Pack for Day hikes

Things to Pack for a Perfect Day Hike

You scour the hiking trails apps, book your hotel for the weekend, and even invest in hiking shoes. You are ready! Almost. Here are things to pack for a day hike– to make it perfect and enjoyable. Proper Clothes This...

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Prep for Adult Ski Lessons

How to Choose & Prep For Adult Ski Lessons

Aspen Snowmass has something for everyone. Experts can get as extreme as they want by hiking the Highlands Bowl, heading to the Cirque Headwall on Snowmass, or skiing any of the expert terrains on Ajax (local speak for Aspen Mountain)....

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Ski packing list

Limelight’s Complete Ski Packing List 2017

You decided on Aspen or Ketchum in August, booked your lift tickets, and lessons in September, and decided to stay at the Limelight in October (yay). Being a planner certainly pays off, especially when planning ski vacations! Now that we’ve...

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Pop up Bar

The Best Spring Break Bars in Aspen

Spring break. Two words that mean different things to different demographics (if I’m generalizing, which I am). Right now, in Aspen, visiting spring breakers run the gamut from college kids hell-bent on experiencing the “perfect week” to families, couples, and solo...

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Aspen Trail Hike

Backpacking Essentials for Aspen Day Hikes

Hiking is a must-do in Aspen during spring, summer and fall. But don’t pull a Gilligan—make sure your hike stays catastrophe-free by following some simple wilderness wisdom. Follow these backpacking essentials for your Aspen day hikes. Know Where You’re Going...

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48 hours in aspen

48 Hours in Aspen: Must Sees & Dos

You’ve got a weekend free, and you’re spending 48 hours in Aspen. Lucky you. The question is, how do you maximize a short trip in a place that keeps locals occupied year-round? The hardest part of this equation is narrowing your...

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guide to seeing maroon bells

Insider’s Guide to Seeing Maroon Bells

There’s good reason the Maroon Bells are the most photographed peaks in North America: They’re stunning and easy to get to. When you’re in Aspen, you’ve got to go see these geologic celebrities. Here’s your insider’s guide to seeing Maroon...

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