Although Aspen is best known as a winter playground, a whole new world opens up with the mountain wildflowers. We enjoy a micro-climate all our own, where the skies seem just that bit bluer and the air that bit more inviting—even by Colorado standards. Visit our Adventure Center to learn about all your Five-Star options, like off road tours and fly fishing trips (including those in our custom-built boat), and they’ll happily make any arrangements. Summer at The Little Nell, we like to say, is a riot of the senses.
Come one, come all, as Summer Adventures with The Little Nell are open to the public. View our Summer Adventure Brochure.

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Off-Road Tours
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Delete whatever is on your camera’s memory card, because our 2-, 4- and 6-hour off-road tours provide endless photographic opportunities.
Fly fishing
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Whatever your skill level, we’ll help you customize a high-end fishing trip with our team of experienced guides on the Roaring Fork River, the Frying Pan or any number of private Gold Medal waters throughout the Valley.
Stargazing Tours
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Our adventure concierge and an astronomy expert will be your guides on a private Audi 4x4 tour to see meteor showers, shooting stars, quarter moons and constellations. State-of-the-art binoculars will be provided as you enjoy Champagne, sweet treats and learning more about the night sky.
Ride & Dine Dinner Series
The Little Nell's Ride & Dine Dinner Series takes guests cycling from The Little Nell to Toklat in the Ashcroft Valley for an al fresco dinner. The Little Nell's Ride & Dine Dinner Series takes guests cycling from The Little Nell to Toklat in the Ashcroft Valley for an al fresco dinner.
This summer series features cycling trips to local farms & ranches for a true farm-to-table feast. Guests select wines from The Little Nell’s award-winning cellar, then ride to unique destination where an al fresco dinner prepared by Little Nell chefs awaits. 
Clip-in with Christian
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For the sixth year of our Clip-In with Christian cycling camp, we've partnered with DuVine Cycling + Adventure Co. to take the program on the road to Burgundy, France. Cyclists of all abilities are invited to ride with former pro Christian Vande Velde.
Photography Workshop
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Join world-renowned photographer Andrea Booher for a half-day or full-day private photography workshop highlighting Aspen's unparalleled landscape. Tailored to your interests, learn the importance of light, composition and how to take better pictures.

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Summer Adventures
Sunny skies and blooming wildflowers set the ideal atmosphere for a Summer Adventure in Aspen! Cast your line into any of the Valley's Gold Medal Waters, elevate your perspective with an off road tour to the top of Aspen Mountain, or venture on a stargazing tour with our expert guide.
8th Annual Rocky Mountain Oyster Festival
Celebrate Labor Day at Ajax Tavern's annual oyster fest, featuring a raw bar, BBQ favorites, wine and beer, live music, dancing and more! $5 of every ticket price + raffle proceeds will benefit Youth Entity, a local non-profit that engages and empowers youth to discover their potential by providing real-world learning experiences that prepare them for future success.
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Wine Cellar Tours
A reputation as rich as its cellar - now is your chance to experience a unique part of The Little Nell wine program. Enjoy a private cellar tasting, catered to your every need and hosted by one of our sommeliers.

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