For people across the U.S. and globe, the year 2020 is one we’re all more than ready to be leaving behind. This unprecedented time has left the vast majority looking forward to something fresh and new, far from the fear and worries that have consumed the past 12 months.

When you’re looking for a place to celebrate a new calendar year where there’s plenty of space to enjoy yourself, a trip to Snowmass in Colorado is definitely in order.

A Delightful New Year’s Destination

Snowmass is a sensational option for those travelers looking for a destination that offers up the best of nature, stunning views, mountain peaks, and endless options for outdoor fun that allow for social distancing in the fresh air. In 2021, time in nature could be a balm. When you’re in Snowmass, you’re invited to swap out that time hidden away in homes and makeshift offices for moments breathing in deep on the slopes and trails. When you’re looking to create an itinerary for New Year’s fun, the following are just a few holiday activities that are sure to keep the endorphins flowing.

Ski Your Way into the New Year

Options for downhill fun are always a highlight when you find yourself in Snowmass, and a New Year’s adventure this way is no exception to the rule. You don’t have to be a pro on the slopes to enjoy time learning and living it up when the fresh powder falls. Snowmass is in fact one of four combined Snowmass and Aspen ski areas. It provides outdoor adventurers with upwards of 3,362 acres of land to enjoy! Beginners can take advantage of private or small group lessons when they arrive while more experienced skiers will find the versatile lineup of slopes waiting to be discovered easily match to skill level and desirable challenges!

Enjoy Snowshoeing

When you’re hoping to slow down your New Year’s pace and truly savor your surroundings, consider strapping on a pair of snowshoes and hitting those trails that offer up so much hiking fun in the summer months. Many of the Snowmass trails are meticulously maintained year-round, encouraging visitors to get out and explore without hesitation.

Take a Sleigh Ride

When you prefer to sit back, relax, and enjoy your mountainous surroundings in Snowmass with a touch of romance too this New Year’s, booking an excursion with Snowmass Sleigh Rides is bound to please. This company leads the way to one of a kind adventure, framing the backcountry from a vantage point in a luxurious sleigh. Book a private tour with hot chocolate included or up the elegance factor and make it a sleigh ride followed by dinner. No matter what option you select, it’s bound to be a great start to your 2021.

Create a Winter Photography Tour on the Trails

Aspiring and professional photographers alike love time in Snowmass for the many angles and views on scenery that present themselves around every corner. If you find yourself in the area over New Year’s, consider taking time out of your day to explore with camera in hand and capture those snowy shots from a one of a kind perspective.

Hot Air Balloon Rides

If a land-based perspective just isn’t enough, begin your New Year’s with a sky-high experience by booking a tour with Snowmass Hot Air Balloons. Those looking for a thrilling and nearly magical moment can leave 2020 behind with a bird’s eye view of the world below.

Check Out the Stores and Restaurants in the Village

Those that are more inclined to find their getaway stride in a more bustling atmosphere will find spent in Snowmass nature can be balanced out with time spent exploring the village. Here, our restaurant on-site The Edge and other shops, and vendor stands are yours for the enjoying. Whether you’re on the hunt for the perfect souvenir or just want to browse the goods that make up this mountain town.

Settle into Snowmass Style

When you’re ready to enjoy the fun and excitement of a holiday away in Snowmass, the team at Timberline is here to help. Let us get you settled into just the right accommodations that keep you close to the fun and bring the comfort and style you deserve too. Contact us today for more information.