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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.

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

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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 right onto Upper Carriage Way, at .10 miles
7. Turn left onto Elbert Lane  Hotel at the end of the lane, Viewline Snowmass Resort,  100 Elbert Lane, Snowmass Village, CO 81615 (970) 923-8200

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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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Transportation with EPIC is no longer available. The Rocky organizers are working on finding alternative transportation. If you have questions, please write This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

We apologize for any inconvenience.

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

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