Saturday, June 9


Saturday is National Get Outdoors Day  – what a perfect way to celebrate at Outside in Aspen! 
National Get Outdoors Day is a new annual event to encourage healthy, active outdoor fun. Prime goals of the day are reaching first-time visitors to public lands and reconnecting our youth to the great outdoors.

  • Outside in Aspen Triathlon
    Starting at 7:30 am
    Aspen Recreation Center
    0861 Maroon Creek Road
    This is the perfect triathlon for beginner triathletes looking for a unique challenge and seasoned racers wanting to compete on a short, but challenging course.The triathlon is a USAT sanctioned event. The state-of-the-art Aspen Recreation Center will act as the start, finish, and transition area for the race. Please join us for this exceptional event! New this year – the Outside Challenge – train and compete with Outside editors with an online training program custom  fit to individuals at any level of fitness.
  • Base Camp at Aspen Mountain Gondola Plaza/Hunter Street
    8 am – 5 pm
    685 East Durant Ave
    It’s all happening at Base Camp, adventure headquarters for “Outside in Aspen”.  
  • Aspen Center for Environmental Studies Presents Guided Hike on Top of Aspen Mountain 
    10am – 1pm
    Meet at the top of Aspen Mountain – Participants will need to purchase a foot pass for the gondola!
    Enjoy incredible views of snow capped peaks and learn about the local wildlife, tress, and flowers with Aspen Center for Environmental Studies on a 45 minute naturalist-guided tour.
  • Aspen Center for Environmental Studies Presents Birds of Prey Program
    10am & 12pm
    685 East Durant Ave – Base Camp, Kids Nature Corner
    ACES’ resident Owl will be in attendance!
  • Aspen Center for Environmental Studies Presents Reptile Program
    11am & 1pm
    685 East Durant Ave – Base Camp, Kids Nature Corner
    Get face to face with a live snake & turtle!
  • Jes Grew at the Base of the Gondola
    1:30 pm – 5pm
    685 East Durant Ave
    Local’s favorite Rock n Roll n Funk band. Guaranteed good times!
  • Après Pool Party
    5 pm – 8 pm
    The Sky Hotel
    709 East Durant Ave
    After a day of outdoor fun and adventure, head to the Sky Hotels’ happening pool scene for the Après Pool Party. Kick back and enjoy DJ music, specialty drinks and snacks, a dip in the pool or hot tub, or just chill on the lounge furniture and fire pit areas. Sign up for giveaways and mingle with Pro athletes, photographers, and filmmakers. More Sponsor gear will be given away in support of First Descents along with plenty of swag.
  • After Party and Concert
    Doors open at 9, Show starts at 10 pm – This is the Band (Talking Heads Cover Band)
    Belly Up Aspen
    450 S. Galena Street
    Where Aspen goes for live music. Open to the public with purchase of $25 ticket from Belly Up.

Outside In Aspen is presented by Good N Natural.