An Uphill Experience at Buttermilk Ski Area.
In partnership with Aspen Skiing Company and City of Aspen, the Aspen Ascent Buttermilk Uphill Festival will return for the second year in a row with gear demos, vendors, uphill clinics and a mountain top party on March 31st. — — AT skiers, trail runners, snowshoers, split boarders, hikers and all non-mechanized uphillers are welcome.
There will be a festival village set up at the base of Buttermilk offering demo gear, merchandise, guides, clinics and food.
Panda Peak will be the staging area for the demo gear and instruction by local guides.
For anyone that wants to learn about uphilling, the gear, skills — stop by for hourly clinics for beginners. The clinics will take place on the hour at 9am, 10am, 11am, 12pm and 1pm.
To sign up as a vendor contact Jwoltemath@aspensnowmass.com, it is free to participate.
The Cliffhouse will have complimentary hot cocoa or lemonade and a limited selection of food for sale.
The event is free and open to the public (all skill levels!).
The North Face
Snow Shed Wax
Aspen Alpine Guides
Matt Hamilton-Environment Foundation
Chris Klug Foundation
4 Mountain Sports
Cripple Creek Backcountry
Sorry, No Dogs or Bikes Allowed.