March 07, 2016

Aspen Expeditions offers professionally guided mountain adventures (and the gear to go with it) with an elevated philosophy: whether your goal is to Ascend high mountains; Explore cultures worldwide; or Discover new adventures; Aspen Expeditions is your point of departure, offering mountain travel experiences of a life-time! 

You're invited - 5 pm, March 9, Highlands - Group Dynamics in the Backcountry

Come to Aspen Expeditions' Backcountry Snowpack Roundtable Discussion this Wednesday, March 9, 5 pm at the Aspen Highlands' Taqueria .  Featured guests include Aspen Expeditions' Guides &  Staff and local journalist, ski aficionado Tim Mutrie to discuss the differences and similarities between the interpersonal dynamics of a 'guided group'' vs. a 'peer group' going out on a backcountry ski tour. 

Schedule a custom date for a local's backcountry ski tour for you and your group (4 people max guide ratio). Enjoy a great tour in the backcountry along with the local knowledge about the status of the backcountry snowpack! Just contact us!
Coming up:
March 18-20, 2016: AIARE LEVEL 1 AVALANCHE COURSE ... The AIARE Level 1 Avalanche Course provides a complete introduction to the avalanche phenomenon, avalanche terrain, decision making, and rescue. In a continental snowpack such as the Elk Mountains, AE's customized instruction maximizes student learning outcomes as they relate to backcountry travel. Aspen Expeditions has been teaching avalanche courses since 1980 and has an intimate knowledge of the Colorado snowpack. (ONLY 4 SPOTS LEFT)