An Uphill Experience at Tiehack Ski Area.
The Aspen Skiing Company in partnership with the City of Aspen, is opening up Tiehack Ski Area to uphill travelers only — — AT skiers, trail runners, snowshoers, split boarders, hikers and all non-mechanized uphillers are welcome.
Don’t have the gear? No problem. Four Mountain Sports will be open for the weekend with gear rentals and other end of season specials.
There will be a festival village set up at the base of Tiehack offering demo gear, merchandise, guides, clinics and food.
Eagle Hill 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 Aspen Alpine Guides hourly demos for beginners on Eagle Hill. Also they are doing some mountaineering skills on the big air jump — crampons, self arrest, ice axe skills, etc.
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!).
There is going to be an amazing Raffle! Raffle prizes TBD for 2018
Sorry, No Dogs or Bikes Allowed.