The Aspen Highlands Ski Patrol will be hosting a hiring clinic on Saturday March 19th, 2022. Aspiring ski patrollers are invited to attend a full-day event where candidates will be evaluated on several criteria for consideration to join patrol for the 2022-2023 season. Come prepared to spend the entire day outside. Participants are to be at the base area of Highlands at 7:30am and are invited to join the patrol for refreshments at the end of the day.
All participants must have the following equipment: Alpine skis and boots (AT gear is ok), helmet, beacon, food and water, appropriate clothing for spending the day outside.
Follow this link to register for the Hiring Clinic. Contact Highlands patrol with any questions at 970-544-3079 or firstname.lastname@example.org. You MUST fill out the waiver prior to participating. Please print and bring it with you March 19, 2022.
We will be having a Powder Posse tomorrow, Saturday December 4 th, 2021. All participants will be required to have an avalanche rescue beacon. Participants will be skiing/ riding in the G zones of Highland Bowl. Early season conditions exist, all terrain in Highland Bowl is rated as double diamond expert terrain.
All participants will sign a waiver. We will be loading the Exhibition lift at the base on Aspen Highlands between 9 am and 9:30 am. Participants will be allowed to do laps in the G zones of Highland Bowl until 1 pm.
After skiing in Highland Bowl, participants will be escorted down to midway and download on the Exhibition lift.
will begin on Tuesday November 9, 2021.
Before you show up to start bootpacking, follow the link
below to read the bootpacking waiver and agree to its terms.
We plan to bootpack :
Tuesday November 9th,
Friday November 12th.
There will be no bootpacking on Thursday November 11th.
(Patrollers will be doing medical training.)
We will post the bootpacking schedule on the
highlandpatrol.com website home page each Friday for the following week.
show up at Aspen Highlands to bootpack, check in with ski patrol, outside in
the plaza at the top of the escalators.
will be checking in bootpackers between 7:45 am and 8:00 am.
ready to ride the lift by 8:00 am each day.
Currently, there is close two feet of snow on the ground in
the starting zones of Highland Bowl.
However, there is significantly less snow in other places on the
mountain. At the end of day, we may be
walking from Highland Bowl back to midway to download on the Exhibition lift.