David’s Journal ~ Argentina, Day 2

The Little Nell’s Fly Fishing Adventures continue with time on Lake Hess and the Rio Manso River, catching both Brown and Rainbow Trout.  Read more about Day Two in David’s Journal. Day Two The weather was absolutely breathtaking, with clear calm lakes reflecting the beautiful scenery around us.  Note to self: start the day with… Read more

David’s Journal ~ A Winter Argentinean Escape

The Little Nell’s Director of Fly Fishing, David Doerr, has hosted many unforgettable fly fishing trips to Nahuel Huapi National Park Patagonia in Argentina and suggested offering this memorable experience to our guests.  Catching word of this one-of-a kind excursion were three of The Little Nell’s Aspen Mountain Club members, who were also eager to exchange Aspen’s winter… Read more

Why We Love Aspen

  ‘Tis the season when Aspen is a buzz of activity and our ‘quiet little town’ seemingly becomes a ‘city’.  From the 12 Days of Aspen to The Aspen Art Museum’s 2010 Dennis Basso Freestyle Winter Benefit, Aspen has something to offer every guest, no matter the budget.  And, whether guests are coming to relax or to ski, all… Read more

Wedding of the Month, Carroll~Glickman Wedding

Carroll~Glickman Wedding Why Aspen & The Little Nell? I knew The Little Nell was the perfect location for my wedding the moment I stood on their wedding deck atop Aspen Mountain. I stood there looking over the Rocky Mountains, with blue open skies, and fresh air and knew there was not a better place to… Read more

The Summit For Life 2010

SUMMIT FOR LIFE 2010 This past Saturday I had the distinct pleasure of joining 400 other local and non-local athletes in a moonlight jaunt up Aspen Mountain.  This year marked the 5th anniversary of The Summit for Life in what has become a very successful, albeit young local winter event.  The Summit for Life is… Read more

Holiday Cheer at Aspen’s Winter Wonderland

With visions of hectic holiday schedules and endless shopping lists dancing in their heads, guests and local’s alike can find solace at Aspen’s only Five-Star, Five Diamond property, The Little Nell.  ‘Tis the place for skiing, holiday shopping and relaxing! Located in the heart of downtown Aspen, The Little Nell is just steps away from… Read more

Wedding of the Month, Simon~Ankin Wedding

Simon ~ Ankin Wedding Why Aspen & The Little Nell for your wedding? I started skiing in Aspen at Powder Pandas in 1983 at the age of three.  I took my first ride to the top of AJAX at the age of six with my mother and grandfasther leading me down the mountain.  I have… Read more

Wedding of the Month, Richmond~Ferretti Wedding

Richmond ~ Ferretti Wedding Why Aspen & The Little Nell? We looked at many beautiful venues in town, but after taking the gondola ride to the top of Aspen Mountain, we realized there was nothing that could compare to a true “mountain-top” wedding.  We wanted our guests to share that memorable expeirence, complete with gondola… Read more

Sour Grapes?

Two springs ago, during our annual closure, one of our white wine coolers went down.  When we came into work, we realized that all of the white wine that we had stored in our day-use cooler had been “cooked.”  This included some of The Little Nell’s Wine Spectator’s Grand Award Wine List’s top white burgundies and champagnes, valued at… Read more

Every LITTLE Thing

Over the last few weeks, much has changed in Aspen and in The Little Nell’s events department.  First (and foremost) is the change of weather.  The snow is here, and we are all thrilled!   Following Mother Nature’s cue, the events team has also changed gears in every way possible.  Summer is over and the new focus… Read more