A trip to Snowmass is always exciting for travelers but a Thanksgiving adventure tends to come with added fun—not to mention flavor! The following are just a few reasons you’ll definitely want to book your Thanksgiving stay in Snowmass this year.
Enjoy the Throw Down in Low Down Event
Thursday, November 24th might mark the most delicious holiday of the year, but if you find yourself in Snowmass, the 25th of the month promises to be just as exciting. That’s when the annual Throw Down in Low Down event kicks off at Fanny Hill! Entry is free to this fun-for-all experience where local snowboards and freeskiers gather to put their skills to the test, much to the delight of spectators. There are prizes to be won by athletes in a variety of categories making the competition that much more intriguing. The competition kicks off at noon and runs through 3:00 pm. Come early to get a great spot to view all the slope-side action this holiday season.
Book Your Thanksgiving Stay in Snowmass
Those who are looking for a way to run off those well-earned Thanksgiving calories can make their way to nearby Aspen and enjoy participating in the annual Aspen Turkey Trot this year. The race takes place on Thanksgiving Day and comes with options to reserve your place taking on routes of varying lengths depending on preference. Walk or run your way to Thanksgiving fun while enjoying time in the fresh air with others who have the same idea!
Book a Rental with Holiday Flair and Amenities
While enjoying a Thanksgiving meal out at a restaurant can be fun, those who are looking forward to carrying mealtime traditions with them on the road won’t be disappointed when they book a stay through Timberline Condominiums. Many of our luxurious condos across Snowmass are spacious and bright, and offer up a cozy ambiance for guests to settle into for their holiday fun. It’s also typical to find that our mountainside condos come complete with fully equipped kitchens. These culinary spaces are sure to inspire and frequently come with ample counter space, high-end appliances, and custom cabinetry already filled with cooking essentials and dishes as an added convenience for Thanksgiving guests. Once visitors have taken time to serve up their holiday favorite dishes, they can gather around large dining room tables indoors to enjoy quality time with family and friends. While it’s entirely possible to pick up a turkey to enjoy at local markets and grocery stores, The Rock Bottom Ranch also offers turkeys for sale that are prime pasture-raised at The Aspen Center for Environmental Studies. You’ll want to be sure to reserve your turkey early as the selection tends to go quickly this time of year.
Ski Your Way to Thanksgiving Fun
Making your way to Snowmass over Thanksgiving means being right on time for the kick-off of ski season! In fact, the slopes open on Thanksgiving Day, marking a ski season that will run through April 2023. Thanksgiving marks the day the lifts start running and outdoor enthusiasts can take to the slopes on skis, snowboards, or tubes alike. It’s an oasis of wintertime fun for skiers of all ages and abilities with lessons readily available for those who are new to the sport. Snowmass itself has over 98 trails to check out with the longest running 5.3 miles total.
In addition to time outdoors skiing your way to fun, November 24th marks the opening day of Snowmass S’mores! This annual tradition is a fan favorite with good reason. Every day starting at 3:30 pm throughout the winter season, Snowmass guests can make their way to the guest services s’mores cart at the base village on Snowmass Mall. Here, you’ll find access to free s’mores offered by Snowmass Tourism to enjoy around fire pits overlooking great views! S’mores are available while supplies last so be sure to show up on time for this tasty holiday treat.
Pick up a Savory Snack at the Crepe Shack
When you’re looking for a great place to satisfy a sweet tooth after Thanksgiving dinner this year in Snowmass, making your way to The Crepe Shack is always a good idea! Located at 61 Wood Road in Snowmass Base Village, The Crepe Shack is open daily from 9:00 am until 4:00 pm. Here, guests can order sweet or savory crepes alike with flavor options ranging from Mediterranean Veggie and Mawa’s Green to Tiramisu and Banana Cream Pie just to name a few. With cheesecake flavors and pizza lover options alike readily available to enjoy, it’s a mouthwatering stop you might just find yourself stopping by a time or two during your Thanksgiving stay.
Book Your Thanksgiving Adventure in Snowmass Today
Make more of your Snowmass adventure this Thanksgiving by booking your accommodations through Timberline Condominiums. Reach out today to learn more about our luxurious property options and to start planning your trip!