Italy – North Vs. South

 by Sabato Sagaria, Director of Food and Beverage for The Little Nell I recently returned from a wondrous 10 days in Italy, where I was wined and dined as a royal guest in Tuscany. Then I went on to Naples to fend for myself.  As I traveled back to the US, I began to… Read more

A Bit of Wedding Inspiration

We just received this tear-jerker of a wedding video, which highlights the varying and sometimes unpredictable weather we can experience here in the mountains. The bride and groom, however, are the most amazing view on the mountain. Congratulations to Brandy and Mike, and many thanks for sharing your day with us here in Aspen! To… Read more

Wedding of the Month, Subercaseaux~Gaillard Wedding

Subercaseaux ~ Gaillard Wedding   Why Aspen & The Little Nell? We looked at a lot of wedding venues and ultimately decided we wanted to get married on top of a mountain.  We’ve always loved Aspen, so we took a trip last February and checked out the Sundeck and Aspen Mountain Club.  The Wedding Deck was under… Read more

Hiking Highlands Bowl

    Moonlighting as The Little Nell’s Front Desk Manager by day, our resident freelance adventurer, Dylan Bowman, was eager to trade the excitement known as ‘the holidays’ for something a bit more…tame.  Seeking both an adventure and a challenge, Dylan was determined to take advantage of the outstanding mountain conditions and a local’s favorite pastime…. Read more

David’s Journal ~ Argentina, Day Five

The final day of The Little Nell’s Fly Fishing Adventure in the beautiful Nahuel Huapi National Park Patagonia in Argentina concludes with unrivaled fishing on Fonck Lake, where more than fish were caught.  Our guests have departed Argentina with an unforgettable one-of-a-kind experience, cameras filled with amazing images and memories that will last a lifetime…. Read more

David’s Journal ~ Argentina, Day Four

The Little Nell’s Fly Fishing Adventures continue with fishing the Rio Manso River, horseback riding and an Argentine Asado (barbeque).  Truly, a beautiful location for a one-of-a-kind excursion.  It is no wonder that our Aspen Mountain Club members (even with snow in the forecast) were anxious to exchange the winter wonderland known as Aspen for Argentina!… Read more

David’s Journal ~ Argentina, Day 3

And the adventure continues in Argentina!  Rees had his first ‘Argentine Grand Slam’ and the guests continued to be awed by the beauty of Argentina. Day Three  Today was Rees Poag’s banner day fishing Little and Big Fonck Lakes.  Rees started his day with a fat 21 inch Brook Trout.  He then landed a nice 22… Read more

Every LITTLE Thing ~ Happy New Year!

Happy 2011!  For many, the New Year means a time of reflection, hope and a promise of resolution.  For my team it means an influx of newly engaged couples and the excitement for all that is to come with planning a dream wedding.   The Little Nell phones start ringing after Christmas and they just don’t stop. … Read more

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