Ski Butlers Blog - 2014
Should I Stay in Telluride or Mountain Village
So you’ve decided to ski Telluride, one of the country’s most beautiful mountains, with terrain that is unrivaled in its quality and diversity. While the natural beauty and wonder of the San Juans are the primary draw to this region, the idyllic town of Telluride and its cozy neighbor, Mountain Village offer an endless array of activities!
Ski Butlers Steamboat Opens Walk-in Shop
Just as soon as the snow started to fall from the sky earlier this week, the construction at Ski Butlers Steamboat’s brand new location started to wrap up. What was once a tin-can of a space that was moved into mid-season last year, has been transformed into a masterpiece designed for a high class ski rental experience.Read More...
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...Read More...
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: