Offseason in Aspen has its perks, and for many Aspenites that perk doesn’t involve Aspen at all. For many mountain-town residents, the allure of offseason is that it gives them the opportunity to travel.
I am no exception to this mindset and have been taking advantage of work being slower to do a bit of traveling this spring offseason. My most recent getaway was to Portland, Oregon, and it was my first adventure to the Pacific Northwest.
It was a mini vacation — I left on a Thursday afternoon and the returned to Aspen early Sunday