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Skiing and hiking are great ways to spend your winters and summers respectively. No matter if you are a novice or an expert, there is terrain for everyone. Even if you know how to ski, you can always take lessons and learn more about it and increase your terrain options. Arapahoe Basin Ski Area, Winter Park Resort and Aspen Snowmass have skiing schools where you can take full advantage to learn the sport well. All these resorts are different from each other but have one motive which is to cater the needs of adventure enthusiasts and peace lovers. The A-Basin focuses on the ski-area sustainability, whereas the Winter Park Resort is inclusive and has the National Sports Center for the Disabled which is the world’s largest disabled program. Aspen hosted the first world skiing competition of the United States which had more than 1,500 people in attendance, thereby making Aspen Mountain visible worldwide.
A true skier’s mountain Arapahoe Basin Ski Area (also called A-Basin), located in the White River National Forest was founded by five legends of skiing who were also Olympic skiers and WWII veterans. It was opened in December 1946 which now has more than 1,400 acres with nine lifts and runs the longest ski season in Colorado of the United States, which usually stays open until early June or July, unlike other northern ski areas which get closed in early April. Apart from having a rich history, A-Basin puts a lot of focus on the ski-area sustainability, has been given many awards since 2005 and speaks about walking lighter on the planet.
If you want to spend your winters and/or summers effectively and don’t know how to, then visit the Winter Park Resort and they will tell you how. From breathtaking scenery to comfortable lodging to fun and family friendly activities, you will experience everything here. Apart from being famous for its winter playground amongst skiers and snowboarders, Winter Park Resort believes in being inclusive and has the National Sports Center for the Disabled which is the world’s largest disabled program. USA Today readers have crowned Winter Park Resort as the #1 Ski Resort in North America.
Aspen came into place with an idea that money could be minted in difficult areas but was built as a ski destination after World War II. A former member of the 10th Mountain Division, Friedl Pfeifer collaborated with industrialist and his wife Elizabeth to tread the path of making the town of Aspen and its mountains into a place for adventure enthusiasts and people looking for peace. Snowmass is the largest of the four mountains which include Aspen, Aspen Highlands, Snowmass and Buttermilk mountains.
Let’s talk about comfort level now! Comfort should be the first thing on your checklist before planning your adventure. Wambrella.com brings to you regular data of skiing and hiking comfort level. So, it is recommended for all the adventure lovers to check our website before you tighten up your skiing or hiking boots. All the above mentioned mountains have different skiing and hiking comfort levels throughout the season.
According to wambrella.com historical data, you can enjoy 100% hiking comfort level throughout the season in the A-Basin whereas the highest skiing comfort level varies. The comfort is higher in the months of November to January and then from mid February to mid March. In Winter Park Resort, you can enjoy the highest hiking comfort level for approximately 48% of the time throughout the season whereas the highest skiing comfort level remains for approximately 38% of the time. Aspen Snowmass experiences the highest hiking comfort level for approximately 66% of the time throughout the season. But the skiing comfort level increases gradually from the start of October and stays till April and you can enjoy skiing for approximately 30% of the season.