ASPEN SNOWMASS, Colo.—Nov. 5, 2015—A winter storm cycle that swept across the western United States dropped seven inches of new snow on top of Aspen Mountain, Aspen Highlands and Snowmass as well as four inches on top of Buttermilk. With snowmaking in effect on Aspen Mountain and colder temperatures in the forecast for the end of the week, Aspen Snowmass is in full swing in preparation of the resort’s opening dates. Aspen Mountain and Snowmass are scheduled to open Nov. 26 with Aspen Highlands and Buttermilk slated to open Dec. 12.

Advance Purchase Lift Tickets and Save
Skiers and riders that purchase Aspen Snowmass lift tickets at least seven days in advance for the early season dates of Nov. 26-Dec. 18 save an additional 25% off. Visit to buy now.

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Aspen Skiing Company operates the four mountains in the Aspen Snowmass area - Snowmass, Aspen Mountain, Aspen Highlands and Buttermilk - as well as the award-winning Ski & Snowboard Schools of Aspen Snowmass. The area offers unparalleled nightlife and off-slope activities as well. Aspen Snowmass is accessible by two of the most convenient airports in the mountains – Aspen/Pitkin County Airport (ASE) (5 kilometers from Aspen) and Eagle County Airport (EGE) (112 kilometers from Aspen). For more information on Aspen Skiing Company, please call 800-525-6200 or 970-925-1220, or visit the company’s website at