Taylor Peak Hut-to-Hut Tour with Anda & Christy

The leading ladies of Aspen, seen here on Castle Peak.

Aspen Expeditions has teamed up with Anda Smalls and Christy Mahon to lead a women’s group on a three day hut-to-hut adventure outside Aspen.

These two uniquely talented women– Anda is a former World Cup racer and Christy was the first woman to ski [...]

Iceland- Ski to Sea through the Northwest Fiords

Iceland: A Skier’s Journey EP3 S3 from ARC’TERYX on Vimeo.

Check out this incredible video by Jordan Manley on the Sailboat skiing adventures in NW Iceland. Aspen Expeditions (working with Borea Adventures), offers this trip to interested, adventurous skiers every spring (read here). Take a look and then join us on a spring skiing [...]

Featured trip– Aspen’s own Neal Beidleman leads the Star Peak Traverse this April

Castle Peak is the backdrop as the group climbs from the Green-Wilson Hut over Pearl Pass to the Friends Hut.

A few weeks back we announced our Star Peak Traverse, a 4-day, 3-night hut trip through the Elk Mountains around Aspen. After an overwhelming response to this Aspen adventure, we’ve added another trip, and [...]

The Ortler Route Ski Tour


The Ortler Traverse is the perfect mix of European ski touring and alpine hut comforts.

Join Amos Whiting and Aspen Expeditions on this incredible hut-to-hut ski tour through the mountains of Italy.

The Ortler Mountains are a small range in the Northern Italy, just south of where Switzerland, Austria, and Italy all meet. [...]

One From the Vault – “Into the Danger Zone”

(As winter approaches and our avalanche course calendar comes together we thought we’d share an interesting story on the topic by Tim Mutrie that originally ran in the Aspen Times back in 2004.)

Into the Danger Zone

by Tim Mutrie

“If it doesn’t snow for a while, the ski hill’s beat up and the [...]


Winter Avalanche Course Schedule – AIARE Level 1

Dec. 6-8, 2013
Dec.* 9-11, 2013
Dec. 13-14, 2013
Jan. 3-4, 2014
Jan.* 6-8, 2014
Jan. 10-12, 2014
Jan.* 27-29, 2014
Jan. 31-Feb 2, 2014
Feb.* 3-5, 2014
Feb. 28- Mar. 2, 2014
Mar.* 10-12, 2014
Mar. 21-23, 2014
Mar.* 31- Apr. 2, 2014
Apr. 3-5, 2014

AIARE Level 2

Dec. 12-15, 2013
Jan. 9-12, 2014
Feb.* 3-6, 2014
Apr.* 1-4, 2014

*weekday courses