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Silver Queen Gondola

E Durant & S Hunter St, (behind Ajax Tavern), Aspen, CO 81611
+1 970-925-1220
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Rocky Mountain High

This was such a pleasure that we did it twice. One day we went up in mid to late afternoon -- just... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Wheeling, West Virginia

WOW WOW WOW The views are incredible!! There is a range of great hikes you can do to see more of... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Palm Bay, Florida
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For great views of the surrounding area, hop aboard this popular gondola that takes 18 minutes to get to the top of Aspen Mountain. Summer 2015 Hours Daily: June 20 - September 7, 2015 Weekends: May 23-25, 30-31; June 6-7, 13-14; September 12-13, 19-20, 26-27; October 3-4 Silver Queen Gondola Hours: 10 am - 4 pm (last ride down at 4:30 pm)
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good23%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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E Durant & S Hunter St, (behind Ajax Tavern), Aspen, CO 81611
+1 970-925-1220
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This was such a pleasure that we did it twice. One day we went up in mid to late afternoon -- just enough time on top of the mountain to have a snack while enjoying the sun and rocking chairs. The last gondola ride down...More

Thank Elphaba63
Reviewed 2 days ago

WOW WOW WOW The views are incredible!! There is a range of great hikes you can do to see more of the mountains or you can just have lunch and relax. Since I live in Florida I don't get to see mountains like this which...More

Thank 99ll
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Before visit this place we have read many reviews. But non of them mentioned that. :( We were at Aspen on Tuesday. Silver queen gondola is situated at the main city area. It is in walking distance from Jon Denver sanctuary. So we spent the...More

1  Thank payel s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In summer, you can take your dog on the gondola and have lunch at the patio dining at the top. But with late season snow, the slopes were reopened and dogs were not welcome. So disappointed. Have been on the gondola in the past. Scenic...More

Thank thatscul
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a fairly sizable family group and wanted to get our " PIc for the trip" on top of Aspen mountain and it was perfect! We lunched at the top, the kids ran around and play lawn games and we took great photos with...More

2  Thank Denise S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Many ways up Aspen mountain may rival this 6-place conveyance on a cable, but they entail walking or snow mobile and take more than 11 minutes to traverse 3K vertical feet....Never never a long wait and always extremely well-managed.

Thank Robb C
Reviewed 19 March 2017

The Gondola is perfect opportunity to size up the mountain and tighten your boots and check your gear, while making new friends.

Thank nslay
Reviewed 17 March 2017

The boarding station for Silver Queen Gondola is located right in the heart of Aspen, and takes you to the top of Aspen Mountain (Ajax to the locals), along the way seeing the town of Aspen drift away while you then enjoy amazing 360 degree...More

Thank gregcZ2717MD
Reviewed 16 March 2017

You get a very good view of the valley and the mountains. The gondola is very modern and comfortable.

Thank Dkazooman
Reviewed 10 March 2017

We didn't want to ski, but we wanted to see the views and area mountains from the top of Aspen mountain. The gondola ride was a great start. Your $32 non-skiing ticket includes a $10 credit at the restaurant on the top. Fantastic views!! Sit...More

3  Thank Mike W
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Is the cost to ride the Silver Queen Gondola included in the normal Aspen lift ticket price or is there a separate charge?
23 February 2017|
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Response from Alevey64 | Reviewed this property |
The regular Four Mountain lift ticket covers all lifts and gondolas. A "foot pass" for non skiers is available for a reduced price.
What is the earliest time you can ride down the gondola?
11 August 2016|
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Response from Lisa H | Reviewed this property |
I believe 9:00am but it may be 8:00am
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HI , Where to buy the online tickets?
2 August 2016|
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Response from zghawk | Reviewed this property |
You can buy tickets online at The Aspen Skiing Company website. There are packages available so you can ride the Gondola in Aspen and at Elk Camp in Snowmass. The Elk Camp area includes good food, family activities, great... More