With 42 years of experience providing outdoor activities in Colorado, we are Aspen and Snowmass' most knowledgeable outdoor adventure company. Join our experienced and fun-loving guides for rafting, biking, hiking, jeeping, hot air balloon rides, fly fishing and horseback riding. We also offer our sunset on-mountain dinners and our much loved Local Gems Food Tour. During your adventures our guides will share with you many tidbits about our local history and culture in order to increase your knowledge and appreciation of the area. Our full-service GROUPS SERVICES DEPARTMENT has planned a customized Activities and Reservation page to sign up for activities. It is important that you sign up with these forms in order for us to know that you are part of the Utah State Bar Association Conference. We will also be on site for additional reservations on a space available basis and to answer your questions. You know you are with the BEST guides in the area as Blazing Adventures is a “3 Peat” winners of the “Stars of the Season Award” from the Aspen/Snowmass Chamber of Commerce. The award is given for outstanding customer service each month and then a seasonal award is given to the most deserving company. GET OUT & PLAY!
There are special outdoor activity packages that are available for Summer Convention Attendees.
Friday, July 18th
26th Annual President’s Cup Golf Tournament
Aspen Golf Club (9 miles from Snowmass Village) | www.aspengolf.com | (970) 429-1949
Cost: $115 (Includes golf cart but NOT range balls.)
Aspen Golf Club was ranked #7 on Golf Magazine’s 50 Best Municipal Golf Courses for 2009–10.
Cost: $115 (Includes golf cart but NOT range balls.)
PLEASE NOTE: Tee times will be made available from 2:00 – 2:36 p.m.. You will be notified in advance as to your tee time. Appropriate golf attire is required (i.e. collared shirt). ONLY PAID ENTRIES WILL BE ACCEPTED. For details contact Richard Dibblee at (801) 297-7029.
Hiking & Biking: From beginner to expert, Snowmass has an extensive trail system with over 40 miles of scenic single track and roads to explore. The Elk Camp gondola (discount tickets available) runs seven days a week with the lift going to the top of the ridge Friday through Sunday delivering over 3,000 vertical feet of an unbeatable mountain network of trails. A five-acre terrain course offers downhill thrills, jumps and berms to test your skill level. Head to the Discovery Zone located at the end of the Snowmass Village Mall. For hiking maps, contact the Snowmass Village Parks and Trails Division, 970-923-5110.
Golfing: The 18-hole, par-72 Snowmass Club Golf Course boasts a 7,008-yard semi-private course designed by Jim Engh. With five sets of tees, novices and pros alike are guaranteed an adventure. Reservations and Tee Times: individual play – (970) 923-5700; group play – (970) 923-0897. There are 2 other public courses in the Roaring Fork Valley: Aspen Municipal www.aspengolf.com/ and River Valley Ranch www.rvrgolf.com/sites/courses/layout9.asp?id=523&page=26933. For information on the eight golf
courses within 30 miles of Snowmass visit: www.thegolfnexus.com/cities/CO/Snowmass.
Fishing: Guided wade or float trips – spend a half or full-day with experienced local guides, fishing either the
Colorado River or the Roaring Fork and Frying Pan rivers, both of which have been designated as Gold Medal Trout Rivers. Fishing license is required. Daily, by appointment. Contact: Blazing Adventures.
Pick your adventure – rafting, biking, hiking, jeeping, hot air balloon rides, fly fishing, horseback riding, rock climbing, or trap & skeet shooting. For information and pricing contact one of these Snowmass/Aspen outfitters: www.blazingadventures.com, www.aspenwhitewater.com, www.aspenoutfitting.com, www.capitolpeak.com, www.taylorcreek.com.
Site Seeing Packages - NEW FOR SUMMER 2014: Gain an elevated perspective in Aspen and Snowmass this Summer with our new site-seeing pass and Perfect Summer Package for groups. These highly discounted packages can keep your group entertained for days on a shoe-string budget. Packages include Gondola services, mountain bike clinics, and paintball. Download the Brochure or Order Form to learn more.
Children’s Treehouse & Camp Programs:
Snowmass Rec Center: Over 18,000-square-feet of pure recreation, including unique saline outdoor pools, state-of-the-art cardio and weight room, indoor gymnasium, aerobics classes, climbing & bouldering walls, and more! Located on Brush Creek Road behind the Rodeo Lot. Day passes: $10 youth, $15 adult. www.snowmassrecreation.com | (970) 922-2240
What's Going On in Snowmass During the Convention?
Snowmass Summer of Free Music: Thursday 6:00 p.m.. on Fanny Hill. Enjoy the music of “bluegrass fusion” band
Mountain Standard Time. Bring a blanket or lawn chair and a picnic.
Aspen Deaf Camp Picnic & Concert: Friday at Snowmass Village Base Camp & Saturday at Fanny Hill in Snowmass.
Enjoy two days of music, including performances by the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band and Billy Dean. www.deafcamppicnic.org/
Restaurants: For a list and reviews of the 133 restaurants in Aspen visit: www.urbanspoon.com/n/101/11001/Colorado/Aspen-restaurants?page=3. For a list and reviews of the 29 restaurants in Snowmass Village visit: www.tripadvisor.com/ Restaurants-g33651-Snowmass_Village_Colorado.html.