Tuesday, November 13, 2012
Updated: January 18, 12:41 PM ET
X Games Aspen general information
The venue will be open to guests and spectators during the following dates and times:
Thursday, Jan. 24: 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
Friday, Jan. 25: 11 a.m.-8 p.m.
Saturday, Jan. 26: 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
Sunday, Jan. 27: 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
* -- Buttermilk Mountain is open to the public daily from 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Parking and shuttles
Event Parking for X Games Aspen 2013 is located at the Brush Creek Intercept Lot, (North side of Hwy 82 & Brush Creek Road) west of the Airport. X Games shuttles will run continuously from the Brush Creek Intercept Lot to the X Games venue at Buttermilk Mountain 8 a.m. until 8 p.m. from Jan. 24 - 27.
Shuttles will also run from Downtown Aspen and Snowmass to Buttermilk from 8 a.m. until 8 p.m. and from Aspen Highlands to Buttermilk from 8 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. from Jan. 24-27. There will be no direct transportation to/from Buttermilk to Highlands after 4:30 p.m. Guests can take a regularly scheduled bus into Aspen and transfer to an X Games bus at the Ruby Park location. Outbound shuttles to the Brush Creek Intercept Lot, Aspen and Snowmass will run 45 minutes after the last competition concludes.
There is no charge for parking at the Brush Creek Intercept Lot or for the Shuttle Service to the venue. Pay parking is available in downtown Aspen.
* -- NOTE: Regularly scheduled RFTA shuttles (www.rfta.com) can bring you to the venue should you park in the Brush Creek Intercept Lot prior to 8 a.m. The last X Games shuttle departs from the venue's main entrance 45 minutes after the last competition concludes each night.
RFTA provides extensive and free bus service around the town of Aspen. Shuttles run continuously during peak morning and afternoon hours. Call 970-925-8484 or go to www.rfta.com for more information. There will be a direct X Games bus 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. from Ruby Park Station (downtown Aspen) to/from Buttermilk Mountain. Anyone requiring transportation outside of Aspen/Snowmass, such as Glenwood Springs, Carbondale or Basalt, should reference RFTA for assistance.
Guests can be dropped off at the base of Buttermilk Mountain. Take Hwy 82, turn at Owl Creek Rd and take first left into Buttermilk Parking Lot. Drop Area is for loading and unloading only. NO parking or waiting.
From Denver: Take I-70 West to Glenwood Springs (Exit 116). Proceed South on Hwy 82 to Brush Creek Road and park at the Brush Creek Intercept Lot. Free shuttles will take you to and from the event.
From Grand Junction: Take I-70 East to Glenwood Springs (Exit 116). Proceed South on Hwy 82 to Brush Creek Road and park at the Brush Creek Intercept Lot.