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Beautiful!

We came to the top of the mountain on a beautiful sunny day to go snowshoeing. What amazing... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dakota57
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Poughkeepsie, New York
Great snow and good grooming.

My son said that this was the best grooming conditions that he had skiied in. So thank you to the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
MissDetox
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Sydney, Australia
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Known as "the athlete's mountain," expert skiers flock to its challenging slopes.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We came to the top of the mountain on a beautiful sunny day to go snowshoeing. What amazing sights! You can see all around the area from the top of the mountain. A great start for the day.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Dakota57
Reviewed 1 week ago

My son said that this was the best grooming conditions that he had skiied in. So thank you to the groomers at Aspen Mtn for doing a great job. It is a little bit more steeper than Buttermilk resort but when the groomers do a...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank MissDetox
Reviewed 13 February 2019

We are good intermediate skiers of an advanced age (75yrs) who felt comfortable skiing the blues at Buttermilk and Snowmass. Not so much at Ajax but we loved riding the gondola and taking in the view. Spectacular. $25/pp and $10 goes to food at the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 13 February 2019

We absolutely loved this experience of exploring the town of Aspen with great shopping, excellent dining options and boarding the gondola to access the ski slopes from the main street. skiing was fabulous with a wide variety of runs. Would thoroughly recommend a visit here.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank stevetW264FM
Reviewed 4 February 2019

I knew I would love Snowmass (and I do!). Ajax, however, took me by surprise. The mountain provides an impressive variety of beautiful otherworldly terrain. The long-lasting top-to-bottom trajectory is followed by a refreshing 14-minute gondola ride to warm-up/cool-down. And how magical is it to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Lost-in-LA-CA-USA
Reviewed 30 January 2019

I have spent many great days skiing Ajax and really enjoyed it. The best cruiser run in my opinion is Ruthie's which goes from top to bottom and is just lots of fun. There are steeps everywhere and depending the snow conditions they can be...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank love2skiLosAngeles
Reviewed 29 January 2019 via mobile

My wife and I are In Aspen fro 10 days for the X Games ams skiing. First day of skiing was on Ajax Mountain - awesome

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank rickr939
Reviewed 17 January 2019

Can be a little busy and very steep runs. Also can be icy on most of the runs but still fun especially with the great bars down below. Check out the Little Nells bars

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank baxterclement11
Reviewed 4 January 2019

Everything great as usual and always. Burgers, tomato soup and grilled cheese. But why oh why will you not bring back that recipe of what was the best baked Mac n Cheese with the bread crumbs . Was it written down and lost? Will be...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank SammyG10
Reviewed 31 December 2018

We didn't actually ski that day but we were able to take the gondola to the top of the mountain. When we got off there was a beautiful vista of the mountains! it was breathtaking!

Date of experience: December 2018
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Jennifer B
19 February 2018|
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Response from anne p | Reviewed this property |
Unless you are seriously fit and have an hour or more to spare, I wouldn't hike up the mountain. It takes about 30 minutes to get to the top while riding the lift so walking it is not achievable for most, I think. I can't... More
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Susan T
30 January 2018|
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Response from 507verityg | Reviewed this property |
Was there in summer (and from Australia 🇦🇺), so cant answer local knowledge questions. Sorry Mate !🇦🇺🇦🇺
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Karen G
24 November 2017|
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Response from 507verityg | Reviewed this property |
Hi Karen, I don’t ski - my other half is the skier. Your best bet is to Phone a local ski shop, ask for a local who skis and have a discussion with them. Just about everyone, in most shops are Aussies who live and work... More
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