DESTINATION: ASPEN

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Aspen has a way of exciting the senses, opening the mind and exceeding expectations, especially during the fall season. Whether it’s to pursue your passion for adventure, or to sit back and relax surrounded by panoramic beauty, the opportunities are endless.  With its cascading mountains, endless trails, and crisp alpine air, this Colorado town combines nature and sophistication. When autumn’s color settles upon the valley and highlights the peaks, the area becomes a perfect place for outdoor play and recreation.

It’s a great town for a variety of tastes, as it offers world-class shopping, art galleries and restaurants all within walking distance. A stroll through the village allows visitors to take in the views, while finding treasures of function and fashion.

This year’s NAFA IMO Summit will be held at the stunning St. Regis Aspen Resort, October 16-18. Guests will feel like royalty as the resort will be exclusively dedicated to Summit attendees throughout their stay. The St. Regis recently engaged in multi-million-dollar enhancements that evoke a grandiose feel with a modern twist. The internationally celebrated hotel provides its guests with the ultimate in luxury, while embracing the laid back feel of Aspen.

Outdoor activities are abundant, including hiking, fly fishing, white-water rafting, horseback riding and scenic gondola rides. Visitors can also hit the links amongst breathtaking scenery, take to the skies in a hot air balloon or go for a dip with the family in the resort’s heated pool.

For a unique mountain experience, the Sunset Jeep Tour drives guests up the mountain in an open-air Jeep to a campfire meal and cowboy sing-a-long. Biking is also a popular Colorado pastime to take in the sights and several guided tours are available.

Those focused more on relaxation can achieve complete serenity at the Reméde Spa, ranked the number two hotel spa in the country. With champagne and chocolate, guests are able to unwind with the ultimate spa experience. To satisfy the culinary palate, St. Regis offers exquisite dining where award winning chefs use fresh, seasonal ingredients that please and delight.

When you’re looking for a stunning destination with year-round sunshine and the mountains as a constant backdrop, Aspen is an unforgettable trip.


NAFA, the National Association for Fixed Annuities, is a national trade association exclusively dedicated to promoting the awareness and understanding of fixed annuities. NAFA is the only association whose sole purpose is advocating for the fixed annuity product.

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