Welcome to Aspen ...
When the people of Aspen refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Aspenite<1>
Time Zone: Aspen lies in the Atlantic Time Zone (AST/ADT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: AST- Heure Normale de l'Atlantique (HNA), ADT- Heure Avancée de l'Atlantique (HAA).
The area code for Aspen: (902)
Communities near Aspen ...
The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving it.<2>.
To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Aspen.
Communities Also Named Aspen ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Aspen - they are located in Colorado, Maryland, North Carolina, Virginia and Wyoming.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Aspen.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.
- We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Aspen. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Aspen:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aspen ...
Looking for more information about Aspen? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Aspen, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Aspen.
Search for Local Businesses ...
People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Aspen. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.
Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.
If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Aspen. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Province of Nova Scotia: novascotia.ca/
|<1>||A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Aspen refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Aspen may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.|
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|<2>||Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that starts in Aspen. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Aspen) to Point B.|
If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Aspen. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Aspen
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aspen. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.2704, Longitude: -62.0191 [Map].
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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Aspen.