The "Welcome to the New Millennium" Bench (Aspen Mountain)

This bench is located near the top of Aspen Mountain.  Carved into the seat of the wooden bench is the following: 

"Welcome to the New Millennium--SM Ski Patrol."

(Why the bench is on Aspen Mountain and not over on Snowmass is not known to the author.  If you know why, contact the author at

Photos of the bench are below.  

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