Aspen, the Ski Town Throwdown III Champion

The Colorado classic edged out Mount Washington in the final round to win the third annual tournament

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Folks, it’s official. Aspen is the ski town du jour, winner of the third annual Ski Town Throwdown, champion of skiers who live in mountain towns everywhere. When the polls closed for the Ski Town Throwdown III yesterday, the results weren’t even close. The skiers voted. Aspen won, beating underdog Mount Washington by more than 3,000 votes.

To celebrate, here’s the ending to one of the greatest movies of all time, the flick that put Aspen on the map (along with other pop culture notables, Hunter S. Thompson, Petey the Penguin, Chris Davenport, the Ski Chalet, and so on).