Snowmass Snowshoe Tour

ACES Snowmass Mountain Snowshoe Tour

Explore spruce and fir forests along a babbling creek in the Snowmass Ski Area on this two-hour guided snowshoe tour with a Naturalist from Aspen Center for Environmental Studies (ACES). Learn about Rocky Mountain winter ecology, local wildlife, and more as you discover the area and enjoy the silence of a snow-covered forest. Click here to watch a video clip, produced by Aspen 82, about our snowshoe tours. Click here to read a blog post about our Snowmass tour from Brave Ski Mom.

  • Every day at 10AM and 1PM. Meet guide at the top of Elk Camp Gondola.
  • Purchase tickets by clicking here or visiting an Aspen Skiing Company ticket office. Please allow 30 minutes before the tour for ticket purchase and gondola ride.
  • Prices: $73 Adults, $54 Youth (7-17 years) and Seniors (over 65 years).
  • If you have your own lift ticket, tour prices are: $43 Adults, $34 Youth & Senior
  • Tour price includes gondola ride, snowshoes, knowledgeable guide, and basic snowshoeing instruction. 
  • Approximately 1.5 miles round trip. Tours take place on gentle terrain and are held at a leisurely pace.
  • Warm boots, winter clothing, sunscreen, and water are strongly recommended.
  • Ages 7 and up.
  • Call ACES at (970) 925-5756 during open hours (Monday - Friday, 9AM - 5PM) with any questions.
  • To book this tour as a private tour, cost is ticket pricing above plus $180 for 4 people or fewer, $120 for 5 people or more, and an additional $60 per hour after 2 hours.
Tours made possible through a partnership between ACES, Aspen Skiing Company, and the White River National Forest (USFS).


Snowshoe and Ski Tours


Next Date:

Twice daily starting Dec. 13, 10am & 1pm


$73 Adults, $54 Youth and Seniors


  • Adults
  • Families