Snowmass Occupancy Is Record

Friday news After extensive, internal staff discussions and weeks of listening to public comments, including comments expressed during two meetings in Basalt with more than 400 people in attendance, Colorado Parks and Wildlife will reopen the Basalt State Wildlife...

Off Duty Deputy Gets Called To Rescue

Pitkin County Deputy Michael Buglione was enjoying a day off on a hike in Marron Belles when he was alerted to a stranded hiker. . It was reported that a 70 year old female had fallen on her way down from Crater Lake and had sustained injuries from her fall. Mountain...

Fire Restrictions Lifted in Eagle County

Fire managers and officials with state and local agencies have partnered and agreed to officially lift all fire restrictions in Eagle County beginning Friday, September 7, 2018 at 12:01 a.m.  Shooting ranges will also officially be open (with the exception of the Lake...

Hiker Rescued At West Maroon

On Saturday September 1st, the Pitkin County Sheriff’s Office received word that a hiker was ill on the West Maroon trail, approximately one mile above Crater Lake. With the help of Forest Service Rangers, Mountain Rescue Aspen (MRA) the hiker was made contacted and...

Snowmass To Unveil New Ad Campaign

Snowmass Tourism has contracted with Vladimir Jones, a Denver Advertsing agency, to launch a new ad campaign with the tag line “Meet your outside side.” Snowmass Tourism will pay about $575,000 to its ad agency, which includes cost of media. In addition to...

Tough Mudder To Bring 9,000

newsApproximately 9,000 athletes and spectators from around the country are coming to Snowmass Village August 25 – 26 for Tough Mudder Colo., a 10-12 mile obstacle course designed to test all-around strength, stamina, teamwork, and mental grit.This event comes...