The party continued on Saturday to celebrate and honor Klaus Obermeyer’s 100th birthday. Aspen Skiing Co. CEO Mike Kaplan announced at a party at Bumps restaurant that the ski trail Tiehack Parkway will be renamed “Klaus’ Way.”Read more
An unwelcome but familiar weather pattern in the Aspen-area mountains has created conditions that are once again ripe for avalanches. The early, ample snow in October was followed by dry periods. That resulted in a poor foundation for the snowpack. Steep slopes on north to east aspects pose the greatest threat.