- Our list of the best things to do in Snowmass Village, Colorado, features the top 70 nearby activities — including 47 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Snowmass Village, CO has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Adventures, Outdoor Places, Sights & Landmarks, and Water Activities.
- The results below include the top 17 things to do within the city of Snowmass Village, CO , followed by 53 popular activities in nearby cities, including Aspen, Crested Butte, Glenwood Springs and Gunnison
Aspen Recreation Center features a variety of classes from guitar playing to karate lessons and amenities that include a cardio room, weight room, rock climbing tower, and two pools with lap lanes, a lazy river, and water slides.
Navigate the more than 8 miles of trail through the aspen trees, surrounded by stunning mountain vistas when you hike West Maroon Trail. Located in the White River National Forest, the trail is ideal for backpacking with a lunch, or on horseback.
Maroon Bells is a mountain range in Colorado made up of mudstone which give the mountains its distinct maroon color. The site also includes the famous scenic overlook of the mountains from the Mountain Creek Valley which is believed to be the most-photographed spot in Colorado.
The Maroon-Snowmass Trail diverges from the Snowmass Creek Trailhead for a 8.5 mile out and back pathway. Accessible from June until September, the trail is used primarily for hiking and is rated as difficult for advanced hikers.
All that remains of this gold-mining town that sprang up in the mountains of Aspen Colorado is the Independence Ghost Town. After a short lived gold mining operation, brave visitors can explore the abandoned buildings and possibly meet any residents that were left behind.
Aspen Highlands is a local ski resort better known for playing host to the Highland Bowl owing to its challenging experts-only terrain. It also offers panoramic views of the surrounding Maroon Bells mountain range.
Located inside a stone building which dates back to late 19th-century, Wheeler Opera House is a local landmark and host to a range of live performances including concerts, plays and much more. Besides the auditorium, the building also houses a retail store and a restaurant.
The John Denver Sanctuary stands as a memorial to the famous musician and comprises of a walking trail which weaves around multiple rocks and boulders that have lyrics of the musician's songs etched on them.