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ROCKY 2020 | Dec 3 – 5, 2020 | Aspen/Snowmass, CO | Location and Travel

LOCATION AND TRAVEL


Links within this page:
Maps
Driving Directions:
from Denver Airport
 from Colorado Springs
Ground Transportation
Airline Information
Other


TIPS FOR TRAVELING AT HIGH ALTITUDE
Aspen/Snowmass are 9,100 feet above sea level and Altitude sickness is something that visitors to Colorado commonly experience. Read tips for helping ease altitude sickness.
www.aspenchamber.org/blog/tips-getting-adjusted-to-altitude

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MAPS
Interactive Snowmass Maps: www.gosnowmass.com/about-us/maps-travel/town-maps/

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DRIVING DIRECTIONS


Note: Independence Pass is closed in December, please do not attempt to drive through Leadville

From Denver & Eagle Airports and all points east of Aspen:
1. Take I-70 west to Glenwood Springs.
2. Take Exit 116 at Glenwood Springs, follow the signs for Hwy. 82 (right at 1st traffic light, right again at 2nd traffic light, onto Grand Ave./Hwy. 82, crossing bridge over Colorado River), toward Aspen.
3. Follow Hwy. 82 for approximately 38 miles. DO NOT turn at the first sign for Snowmass (note mileage); this will take you to "Old Snowmass." Follow the signs for Snowmass Village/Snowmass Ski Area.
4. Turn right onto Brush Creek Road at the traffic light, following signs toward Snowmass Village/Snowmass Ski Area.
5. At traffic circle, continue straight to stay on Brush Creek Rd for another 2 miles
6. Turn left onto Wood Rd./Wood Run Rd. (turn left to stay on Wood Rd.)
7. Hotel on the left: Viceroy Snowmass Hotel, 130 Wood Rd., Snowmass Village, CO 81615 (970) 923-8000

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Directions From Colorado Springs:

> Click here for Google Maps

1. Take I-25 North from Colorado Springs about 70 miles
to Exit 194 (C470 West)
2. Take C470 West to I-70 West
3. Go to Step 1 (above) under "From Denver & Eagle Airports and all points east of Aspen:"

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GROUND TRANSPORTATION FROM DENVER AIRPORT TO ASPEN

CoMtnExpress direct to Silvertree Hotel
1-800-267-0851
Stops in Vail and at individual hotels in Aspen and Snowmass. Various stops.

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AIRLINE INFORMATION
If traveling by air to the conference, you have three options.

1. Fly to Denver and drive to Aspen/Snowmass (approx. 220 miles). - http://flydenver.com for airport/airline information and ground transportation options.
2. Fly directly to Aspen/Snowmass Airport - https://aspenairport.com/
3. Fly to Eagle/Vail airport and drive to Aspen/Snowmass (approx. 55 miles) - http://flyvail.com for airport/airline information, ground transportation options and driving directions to Snowmass.

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Other helpful information

  1. Aspen and Snowmass Visitor Guide Information: www.aspensnowmass.com/
  2. Colorado Tourism: www.colorado.com

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