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To all the explorers, thrill-seekers, adventurers, dare-devils, pioneers, and those with wanderlust:

Your next adventure starts here! As Ralph Waldo Emerson once said, “It’s not the Destination, It’s the journey”, and here at Aspen Real Life, we 100% agree and go the extra mile to experience everything for you to better plan your activities. In our quest to find you the very best of Aspen and the Roaring Fork valley, we’ve traveled every inch of these beautiful mountains and have certainly brought back a tale or two. Whether you prefer strolling around town or venturing off the beaten path, we have something for you. So follow our lead and get ready to be amazed…

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Nordic for Dummies in Aspen

By Charlie Henderson [su_heading]Nordic for Dummies[/su_heading] Nordic for Dummies: One of my top goals for 2016 was to try Nordic skiing and since a good friend had bought me a private lesson

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white barn fall colors in snow in Aspen

Aspen Fall Colors in Snow

[su_heading]Aspen Fall Colors in Snow[/su_heading] As much as I adore the colors that fall brings in Colorado, and the absolutely perfect mountain biking weather, I can’t help but feel a sense of

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Cathedral Lake in Aspen, Colorado

Hiking To Cathedral Lake, Aspen, Colorado

My family and I have been wallowing down in the depths of a turbulent sea but we are coming up for air and as we swim out of the steely blues the light seeps in and the tones get warmer. Soon we’ll be gasping for breath as we break the surface of a new beginning.

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College/Career Counseling for Students

[su_heading size=”18″]College/Career Counseling for Students[/su_heading] I would like to introduce you to Marilyn Seltzer, a friend and Career Coach in the Aspen schools. Marilyn is passionate about helping to guide

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Surfing Glenwood Springs

If you haven’t visited the Glenwood Springs Wave yet, than we have something fun for you to try with your kids….if you’re brave enough! But first, you’ll have to support our local freestyling 14 year old, Joey Lang, and stock up on boogie boards through his new business, Joey’s Surfboards.

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