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Challenge Aspen’s Annual Gala: Moving Mountains will be held at the Buttermilk Mountain Lodge on Sunday, July 21st.

Possibilities for Individuals and Families

Adaptive Snowsports

Private Ski and Snowboard Lessons

Challenge Aspen operates one of the country’s premiere adaptive ski and snowboard programs at Aspen Snowmass mountains. Challenge Aspen’s adaptive certified instructors provide individualized support and coaching that equips every person for a successful day on the mountain.  

Private Lesson Pricing +

Full Day Private Lesson Package | $620

Half Day Private Lesson Package | $425

All private lesson packages include a Aspen Skiing Company Instructor with a PSIA Adaptive Certification, rental and adaptive equipment, and lift ticket(s).

Buddy Days

Year-round adaptive experiences for all ages and disabilities, including ski and snowboard lessons and customized adventure-based itineraries.

Buddy Day Pricing +

Full Day Buddy Package | $205

Half Day Buddy Package | $155

All buddy packages include discount lift ticket(s) and discounted rental equipment. To qualify for buddy support, participants must be an advanced skier or rider.


AVSC Partnership

This program pairs a trained ‘buddy’ with a child with a disability who is participating in Aspen Valley Ski Club’s introductory and competitive ski programs.

This program provides adaptive needs support while encouraging the athlete to train and compete with their peers and is free of charge.

Year-Round Custom Adventures

Year-round experiences designed to enable families and individuals to enjoy all that the Roaring Fork Valley has to offer. Participants and their families work with Challenge Aspen to design their dream itinerary. Activities are limited during the shoulder seasons in the months of April, May, October and November.

Scholarships are not currently available for custom adventure itineraries.


  • Bowling
  • Game room
  • Hot Springs
  • Music Therapy
  • Swimming
Winter Season
  • Bowling
  • Hot Springs
  • Ice Skating
  • Indoor Swimming
  • Music Therapy
  • Nordic Skiing
  • Sledding
  • Snow shoe tours
  • Tubing
  • And more.. just ask!  
Summer Season
  • Adaptive Archery
  • Adaptive Cycling
  • Adaptive Paddleboarding
  • Amusement Park
  • Bowling
  • Clay Building
  • Fishing
  • Grit Freedom Hike
  • Hiking
  • Hot Springs
  • Horseback riding
  • Mountain Jeep Tour
  • Rafting
  • Swimming
  • Mini Golf
  • Music Therapy
  • And more… just ask!
Tetra ski athlete posing for a photo on a snowing day, with her parents on either side.

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