Aspen, in Colorado’s Rocky Mountains, is a ski resort town and year-round destination for outdoor recreation. It’s also known for high-end restaurants and boutiques, and landmarks like the Wheeler Opera House, built in 1889 during the area’s silver mining boom. The Wheeler-Stallard House is a local history museum set in a 19th-century, Queen Anne–style home, while the Aspen Art Museum displays contemporary artworks.
Elevation: 2,438 m
Weather: 9°C, Wind S at 0 km/h, 82% Humidity
ZIP Code: 81611, 81612 (PO Boxes)
Population: 7,359 (2017)