Aspen/Snowmass, January 31, 2014 - More than twenty four inches (60cm) of snow has fallen at Aspen/Snowmass in the past 24 hours and the snow continues to come down, another 8 inches (20cm) is expectd before dawn on Saturday. Storm totals could be close to three feet (91cm) before the system moves on.
Close to 15 feet (4.5 meters) of snow has fallen on our local mountains this season and nearly all terrain is open. After this system moves on, look for the rest of our steeps on Snowmass to open bringing us to 100 percent with 5,547 acres (2,245 hectares).
With the recent snow, January snowfall jumped past the monthly average and ended at 125 percent of average. The second half of the season promises to be one to remember, with excellent conditions, a full line-up of events and the famous Aspen/Snowmass après, dining and nightlife scene kicking in to full gear. Book Your Aspen Ski Trip Now with Born2ski.