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Famous as the home of the ESPN Winter X Games, Buttermilk is actually best known for wide-open and gently rolling trails that cater to beginners and families. Keep an eye out for Olympians, Winter X Games champs and other park kids braving the giant features in the legendary terrain park.
  
 
=== Location ===
 
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Within the White River National Forest, 3 miles from downtown Aspen, 6 miles from Snowmass
  
 
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# Olympic terrain parks
 
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# Not the best family friendly mountain.
  
 
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14,303 pillows within a 10-mile radius. For more information, please call Stay Aspen Snowmass at 970-925-9000 or 888-649-5985.
  
 
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Four-Mountain Sports at the base of the mountain
 
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== Resort Facilities ==
 
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Free parking in all Buttermilk lots.
  
 
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2: Bumps and The Cliffhouse
  
 
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Four-Mountain Sports at the base of the mountain
  
 
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Child care is available at the Treehouse Kids' Adventure Center at the base of Snowmass and evening care is available.
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'''Parks:'''
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Resort Summary
Resort Name Buttermilk
Location Within the White River National Forest, 3 miles from downtown Aspen, 6 miles from Snowmass
Resort Altitude 9,900 ft./3,018 m
Winter Season December 13, 2008 - April 5, 2009
Terrain Overall: 470 acres/190 hectares
Beginner: 35%
Intermediate: 39%
Advanced: 26%
Lift System 9:

2 high-speed quads,

3 doubles,

2 handle tows,

2 ski/snowboard school lifts

Highest Lift
Lowest Lift
Vertical 2,030 ft./619 m
Longest Run 3 miles/4.83 km
Avg Snowfall 200 inches/508 cm
Terrain Parks 5 terrain parks:

Ski & Snowboard School

Teaser

Uncle Chuck's

Jacob's Ladder

X Park

1 superpipe:

X Games Superpipe

1 beginner pipe:

Panda Pipe

Snow Sports
Facilities
Nearest Town Aspen
Lift Pass
Adult 5 Day $
Adult 1 Day $
Child 5 Day $
Child 1 Day $


Overview 

Famous as the home of the ESPN Winter X Games, Buttermilk is actually best known for wide-open and gently rolling trails that cater to beginners and families. Keep an eye out for Olympians, Winter X Games champs and other park kids braving the giant features in the legendary terrain park.

Location

Within the White River National Forest, 3 miles from downtown Aspen, 6 miles from Snowmass

Pros

  1. Olympic terrain parks

Cons

  1. Not the best family friendly mountain.

Contacts

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Planning

Getting There

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Accommodation

On Mountain

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Off Mountain

14,303 pillows within a 10-mile radius. For more information, please call Stay Aspen Snowmass at 970-925-9000 or 888-649-5985.

Lift Tickets

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Ski School

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Equipment Hire

Four-Mountain Sports at the base of the mountain

Resort Facilities

Getting Around

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Parking

Free parking in all Buttermilk lots.

Activities

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Dining

2: Bumps and The Cliffhouse

Bars & Entertainment

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Shopping

Four-Mountain Sports at the base of the mountain

Children

Child care is available at the Treehouse Kids' Adventure Center at the base of Snowmass and evening care is available.

Ride Guide

Beginner Areas

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Groomed Runs

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Off Piste

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Out of Bounds

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Cross Country

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Parks & Pipes

Parks:

  1. Ski & Snowboard School
  2. Teaser
  3. Uncle Chuck's
  4. Jacob's Ladder
  5. X Park

Pipes:

1 Superpipe: X Games Superpipe

1 Beginner pipe: Panda Pipe

Bumps

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Powder Zones

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Sheltered Runs

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Snowplay

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Other

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Geography

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History

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Resources

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Maps

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