Aspen, Colorado is one of the most premier winter destinations in the United States. With high class shopping, skiing, and plenty of sights to see, there's a little something for everyone. December 20th-31st, Aspen hosts the 12 Days of Aspen (a play off the 12 days of Christmas), where families can participate in lots of great holiday activities. With more than one event going on each day, there is plenty of things to do, making this a particularly good time to visit Aspen.
Not only is Aspen a good tourist town for shoppers, art lovers, and skiers, but also for nature lovers. Aspen provides majestic views of three mountain tops surrounding the town, as well as, nearby rivers and wilderness areas. (Great camping ca n be had during warmer seasons).