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GETTING AROUND ASPEN

All workshops and most afternoon and evening events will take place at The Gant, which is located at 610 S West End St, Aspen, CO 81611, just a few block from the heart of downtown.

Most restaurants, shops and hotels are located within walking distance of The Gant. Should you need a lift, there are taxis and a free public bus system (info below).

The Gant van service is available to hotel guests on demand to and from destinations within city limits. Visit the front desk or call (970) 925-5000 to request a ride. It is customary to tip the van driver.

Two evening panels will take place at a larger venue – The Belly Up Aspen, a 10 minute walk from The Gant, at 450 S. Galena Street.

The Summer Benefit Dinner on June 21 will take place at the Hotel Jerome, a 15 minute walk from The Gant, at 330 E. Main Street

HIGH MOUNTAIN TAXI
Call (970) 925-8294 or flag one down in town.

FREE PUBLIC BUS
The main bus terminal is located a 10 minute walk from The Gant at 420 E Durant Ave. Visit the Roaring Fork Transportation Authority website for bus schedules and routes.

WE-CYCLE BIKE SHARE 
Get to know Aspen–by bike! WE-cycle, Aspen’s bike share system, is a fast, fun, and convenient way to get around Aspen. Twenty stations are conveniently located around Aspen, including at The Gant and adjacent to other Summer Words venues. All Summer Words participants who are staying at the Gant will receive free 10-Ride WE-cycle passes in their registration packets. The pass is valid for ten rides of up to 30-minutes each. Rider is responsible for any Overtime Fees (rides over 31 minutes). Take advantage of this amazing way to get around Aspen during Summer Words! Passes provided by The Gant