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Dog Friendly Vacations – Aspen, Colorado

Dog friendly vacations

If you are a dog lover then Aspen is the place for your next dog friendly vacation. In some circles our beloved town is known as “doggie heaven” because pooches are welcomed with open arms and relished by all. Below are just a few reasons you and your canine friends will fall in love with Aspen.

Dog Friendly Accommodations

A Stunning Aspen Choral Society Performance - Featuring Bill Stirling

Aspen Choral Society with Bill Stirling

One of our talented partners, Bill Stirling, sang in the Aspen Choral Society’s spring concert last weekend. This season’s program featured Leonard Bernstein’s “Chichester Psalms” with special guest soloist, Cantor Rollin Simmons, and Rene Clausen’s “Crying for a Dream”, a contemporary piece based on Native American texts. Backed by a 23 piece orchestra, this was truly a performance to remember!

Since 1979, Bill has been part of this 100 strong choir that combines the Aspen Community Chorus, The Glenwood Community Chorus, The Aspen Woman’s Chorus, and the Glenwood Woman’s Chorus.


Stirling Peak Properties Supports Women Entrepreneurs in Pakistan

Her Own Two Feet Launch Party

Dawnette Smith, broker/partner at Stirling Peak Properties, is a long-time board member and supporter of local non-profit Marshall Direct Fund (MDF) – whose mission is education and women’s economic empowerment through primary and vocational training in Pakistan and beyond.

48 Hours of Summertime in Aspen

Aspen Mountain

“I came for the winter, but stayed for the summer” is a famous line of Aspenites that speaks to the spectacular, opposing season to their world-renowned winters. Summers in this beloved mining town are as stunning as the days are long and the sky is blue. Below is a two-day itinerary that takes full advantage of the luxury, beauty and sophistication of Aspen in the summertime.


Day One

Aspen Real Estate - The Benefits of Fractional Ownership

Dancing Bear Aspen - Fractional Real Estate

Are you in the market for a second home in a world-class resort, but concerned about the responsibilities of owning an additional property? Or simply can’t justify the expense because you’ll only use it a few weeks per year? If so, fractional ownership could be the perfect solution. You get all the benefits of a luxury vacation property without the burdens of maintenance, repairs and more. Below are reasons why fractional ownership is an easy way to own Aspen real estate. 

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