Community Links 


Aspen Valley Hospital –
Valley View Hospital  –
Basalt After Hours Emergency Clinic:
234 Cody Lane, Basalt, CO 81621
970 544-1250
3PM-11PM Monday through Friday
8AM-5PM Saturday and Sunday

Local Fire Departments:

Basalt Fire Department –  970-704-0675
Aspen Fire Department –  970-925-5532
Carbondale Fire Department  – 970-963-2491
Snowmass Village Fire Department  – 970-923-2212
Basalt Fire Preparedness Brochure –

Local/Regional Law Enforcement:

Eagle County Sheriff – 970-328-8500
Pitkin County Sheriff –  970-920-5300
Garfield County Police Department – 970-945-0453
Colorado State Patrol – 970-945-6198
Aspen Police Department  – 970-920-5400
Snowmass Village Police Department – 970-923-5330

Other Emergency Information:

Aspen Ambulance – 970-925-1120
Basalt Ambulance – 970-920-5310 – (Emergency Dispatch)
Carbondale Ambulance – 970-963-2491
Glenwood Springs Ambulance –  970-384-6480
Colorado Department of Transportation – (Road Conditions) –
Emergency Medical for house pets Valley Emergency Pet Care –  970 927-5066
High County Accidents
Please note that if you are a hiker, rider or are out on public lands in anyway, it is highly recommended that you get an annual Colorado Division of Wildlife Permit. For more information go to

General Information: (Town of Snowmass)

Accommodations & Dining:

The Roaring Fork Valley is  full of wonderful accommodations and restaurants, we are providing only general links for you to identify what works for you –


As forecasting is tricky, we list a variety of options! Use local zip codes Aspen 81621 Snowmass 81615 Basalt 81621 Carbondale 81623 Glenwood Springs 81601

Local News:



Aspen Department of Recreation –
Aspen Ski Company –
Glenwood Hot Springs & Spa –
Glenwood Caverns – Cave tours and amusements –
Glenwood Vapor Caves –
Avalanche Ranch –

Cross country ski:

Carbondale area –
Aspen area – Ashcroft maintained trails  –
On mountain cross country skiing –
Other outdoor adventure organizations:
10th Mountain Division Huts
Peak locator for Colorado’s highest mountains –


Wheeler Opera House – In the Aspen core hosts a variety of cultural activities including theatre, movies, & concerts –
Aspen Show Tickets online venue to buy tickets in town –
Aspen Film Festival and other movie events –
Aspen Santa Fe Ballet – local ballet troupe  –
Theatre  – Aspen does several live performances annually

Museums & Galleries:
A nonprofit arts organization offering classes &  lectures  –
A nonprofit arts organization serving artists in the GWS –


Large concerts offered during the summer season –
Periodic jazz performances  –
Schedule of local jazz throughout the summer  –
Aspen music venue –
Carbondale music venue –


Aspen Isis
Downtown Glenwood Springs Crystal Theatre – no website call 970-963-0633
West Glenwood Mall

Historical Societies:

Aspen Historical Society offers various tours  –
Museum and society preserves historical artifacts about – Glenwood Springs
Preserves the heritage of rural life in Basalt –
Preserves the Thompson House in Carbondale –

Lectures and Symposiums:

International nonprofit fostering value based leadership, public policy programs and conferences –
Presenting lectures and seminars – employs literature as a tool for broadening perspectives, fostering connections, inspiring creativity –
Various presentations concerning physics &  astrophysics –


There are a plethora of environmental not for profits in the Roaring Fork Valley. Below is but a brief list focusing on those that offer year round outreach and educational programs including programs specifically for children and families.

Aspen Center for Environmental Studies offers educational programs and activities in Aspen and Basalt –
Carbondale based conservation watchdog of the White River National Forest and adjacent federal public lands –
Aspen Valley Land Trust –
Roaring Fork Outdoor Leadership – volunteer based trail maintenance –
Roaring Fork Conservancy protecting the rivers and streams in the Roaring Fork Valley –

Horse related information:

Roaring Fork Horse Council –
CSU Equine Extension –
Colorado Horse Council  –