Getting to The Fair
COLLEGE ADMISSIONS OFFICERS
Aspen School District Campus
0235 High School Road
Aspen, CO 81611
Directions to Aspen
To Aspen School District via Glenwood Springs
224 Miles, 4 hours
Take I-70 West to Glenwood Springs and take EXIT 116. Turn right at the first light and right at Grand Avenue/CO-82 over the bridge. Stay on this road for the next 42 miles. Enter the Aspen roundabout and take the first exit on right onto Maroon Creek Road.
Option 1 – Take the second left onto Moore Drive (approximately 1 mile from roundabout, immediately after pedestrian bridge). At stop sign, make a left, parking lot on left side. Park and proceed to the entrance of Aspen High School. Parking is limited. If there is no parking available, proceed to Option 2.
Option 2 – Take the first left into the first Aspen Public Schools’ parking lot (approximately 1/4 mile from roundabout). Park and proceed to the entrance of Aspen High School. If you are turning around from Option 1, exit high school parking lot, make a right on Moore Drive, make a right onto Maroon Creek Road, travel approximately ¾ mile and take first right into the Aspen Public School parking lot.
To Aspen School District via Independence Pass
187 Miles, 4 hours
*This route has stunning views and is paved but travels over a very steep mountain pass. It is for the adventurous driver and better during daylight hours.
From I-70, merge onto CO-91 S via EXIT 195 toward Copper Mountain/Leadville. CO-91 S becomes US-24. Turn left onto HARRISON AVENUE/US-24. Continue through Leadville on US-24 and turn right onto CO-82 which will take you 32 miles to Aspen. Take a right on CO-82/ORIGINAL CURVE/MAIN STREET through the town of Aspen. Enter the roundabout and take the second exit onto Maroon Creek Road. See Options 1 & 2 above. Park and proceed to the entrance of Aspen High School.
Flight Information for Arrival in Aspen
125 Miles, 45 minutes
8 flights per day are available into Aspen/Pitkin County Airport. Public Transportation is available to/from the airport and Aspen School District Campus.
Flying to Aspen
FREE Public Transportation
Transportation Around Aspen
RFTA public transportation is available and serves most locations in Aspen. Within the City of Aspen and Snowmass Village, bus fare is free.