Ski Butlers Blog - October 2014

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You may know Beaver Creek as Vail’s little sister, living in the shadow of that massive mountain 10 miles to the east.  You may have heard of Beaver Creek’s famed Birds of Prey racecourse, one of the most intimidating and challenging on the Alpine Skiing World Cup circuit.  Or perhaps you know Beaver Creek as a world-renowned luxury resort, with covered escalators throughout the village ready to whisk guests straight to the chair lifts.  Howver beyond those claims to fame there is one aspect of the resort that really sets it apart...


The Power of Four

All ski towns are unique in their own respective ways. Although we can probably think of many reasons as to why Aspen is unique, one characteristic that sets it apart, is it's location. Aspen is located in the Sawatch Range and Elk Mountains corner of the Rockies and as result provides four of the best resort mountains for any type of skiing you could imagine. The Power of Four includes; Aspen (or Ajax) Mountain, Aspen Highlands, Buttermilk and Snowmass. Each mountain contributes to more than 13,300' vertical rise, with 40 lifts (including gondolas) that help move more than 57,200 skiers per hour. Although they are within 20 minutes of each other, each mountain has it's own set of unique characteristics that attracts all different types, levels and styles of skiers and snowboarders. Let's take a closer look:


Ski Rental 101 - How to Rent Skis and Snowboards the Right Way

Learn the best way to rent your ski and snowboard rentals with our fun and informative infographic. Details include how to book, planning ahead, saving money and all the extra benefits to using a ski rental service like Ski Butlers. 


Ski Utah's ONE Wasatch

18,000 Acres
100 Lifts
1 Pass

By adding just a few connecting lifts, all 7 ski resorts in the Wasatch could be connected. Just imagine the possibilities! This reality is not too far in the future (we hope). Read more here. 

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