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The Drop-In: A Locals-Only Kind of Day on Ajax

In the final episode of The Drop-In for the 2020-2021 winter season, we ski a quiet Aspen Mountain after a half of foot of snowfall. No lines, fresh tracks, and the softest snow– bring on closing day weekend!

The Drop-In: AVSC Snowboard Team Takes Over

In the final takeover episode of the winter season, the AVSC snowboard team shows us around the Snowmass Terrain Park. A fun, fast-paced episode with amazingly talented snowboarders. Thanks for dropping in!

The Drop-In: A true lunch lap on Aspen Mountain

When you order a burger on the gondola and then eat it on the next lift ride up, it’s truly a lunch lap. On this episode of The Drop-In, we’re celebrating our final week of episodes for the winter 2020/21 season with some slushy snow and spring lunch laps on Aspen Mountain.


The Drop-In: A Spring Friday with Kelsey and Co.

Kelsey skis with friends and Aspen Times reporters, Kaya and Austin, on a spring morning on Aspen Mountain. Although the snow is a little icy in the morning, it’s been softening up with the sunshine. One more full week left on Aspen Mountain before closing day on April 18th.

The Drop-In: NASTAR and après with Snowmass Tourism

Allie and Sara show us the NASTAR course and enjoy apres ski on Snowmass during their last episode of The Drop-In for the 2020-2021 winter season.

The Drop-In: Jumping with Josh

Josh Petersen graced The Drop-In with his presence once again on a warm Monday on Aspen Mountain. We took some fun slushy laps and got lots of air time.

The Drop-In: Celebrating day 100 with a hike up Highland Bowl

On this episode of The Drop-In: It’s a day of firsts! Drop-In host Kelsey earns her 100 day pin for the first time and celebrates by hiking the Highland Bowl, also for the first time.

Note: Aspen Highlands and Buttermilk close for the season on Easter Sunday (April 4).

The Drop-In: Aspen Patrol Pup

In this special takeover of The Drop-In, we introduce the community to the newest Aspen Mountain search and rescue dog (in-training), Ruthie, and her owner, Ski Patroller Jacob Rockwell. We tried to contain our “oooh’s” and “ahhh’s,” but have you seen that little face?

The Drop-In: A perfect spring morning on Aspen Mountain

Spring has sprung on Aspen Mountain. On this episode of The Drop-In, spring is in full effect and we’re sticking to the groomers and crossing our fingers that an evening snowstorm in the forecast comes through.

The Drop-In: The Aspen Times Ski Day

A Friday well-spent on Aspen Mountain with The Aspen Times family exploring and grabbing lunch at the Sundeck. It’s nice to feel a sense of community once again after a year of working from home.