• Cross-Country Skiing
• Mountain Gourmet Lunches
• Ski to Dinner by Miner's Light
• Sleigh Rides and Snowshoes
Pine Creek Cookhouse is
Located at the Base of the
Spectacular Elk Mountain Range
Snowshoe and Cross-Country
Ski Rentals, Lessons
and Guided Tours
Mountain Gourmet Lunches at
the Base of the Spectacular
Elk Mountain Range
A Stunning and Memorable
Setting for Your
Outdoor Aspen Wedding
Celebrate Your Next
Aspen Private Event at a
Unique and Special Venue
Lunches and Dinners
in an Amazing Setting
We are CLOSED for the off-season.
We will reopen on December 8th with our Winter Hours of Operation.
Winter Hours of Operation:
– LUNCH –
Two Lunch Seatings, 7 days a week
11:45 a.m. and 1:45 p.m.
– DINNER –
Open for dinner everyday, except Tuesday.
Arrive at the Ashcroft Nordic Ski Center no later than 6:30pm for ski and sleigh departures.
For Winter Season reservations,
call us at (970) 925-1044.
Aspen’s legendary restaurant, the Pine Creek Cookhouse, is nestled at the base of the Elk Mountains.
Alpine gourmet food featuring wild game and fresh fish is brought to life with organic, locally-sourced ingredients. From field to stream our chefs prepare cuisine made from scratch every day. Join us for lunch or dinner.
Ski, Snowshoe, and Sleigh Rides
An Aspen tradition. A nighttime, guided cross country ski or snowshoe tour by miner’s light, or sleigh ride to the Pine Creek Cookhouse. During the day, explore 35 kilometers of groomed trails at the base of the spectacular Elk Mountain Range. Hearty gourmet lunches served daily.
Pine Creek Cookhouse at Ashcroft
The Pine Creek Cookhouse is located at the base of the spectacular Elk Mountain Range, serving exquisite gourmet lunches and dinners. Dinner is an Aspen tradition with an adventurous guided cross-country ski or snowshoe tour to the restaurant. The romantic sleigh ride is unique.