When the lifts stop turning mid-April, Snowmass becomes quiet. At the end of ski season and before the busy summer months, April and May are the perfect time of year for a Snowmass vacation, especially if you want a quiet retreat in the mountains. This time of year, even some locals leave, so you’ll have the place to yourself.
Though the spring shoulder season isn’t the busiest time of year, you’ll still have lots to add to your vacation itinerary. Below are 7 fun things to do in Snowmass this April and May.
Visit Anderson Ranch Arts Center, and view their current exhibition. Then, stop by their shop for gifts and art supplies. Maybe even get yourself a travel paint set, and try sketching your favorite Snowmass vistas.
Spring is the start of road bike season. The roads to the Maroon Bells and Independence Pass remain closed to vehicular traffic thru the end of May, which means you have the road to yourself. Pedal away, and enjoy the peace and quiet.
Check out the shoulder season specials at your favorite Aspen and Snowmass restaurants. Many restaurants remain open in April and May, and offer affordable prix-fixe menus.
Explore the Snowmass Arts Trail.
April and May are a great time of the year for hiking. You’re guaranteed favorable temps and lots of sunshine morning, afternoon, and evening.
Get strong and feel energized when you take a group fitness class at the Snowmass Rec Center.
Go bowling in Snowmass at Slopeside Lanes.
Book Snowmass Vacation Rentals
When you’re ready to book your spring getaway, call Alpine Property at 1-866-209-1540, or send us an email.