Aspen Arborist is a Full-service Landscaping Company

Landscape Design & Build Services in Aspen

For over 20 years our commitment to an exemplary customer experience has been an integral part of our success. We focus on one project at a time which allows us to give first rate service with acute attention to detail.

Aspen Arborist is owned by Justin Hanson who is committed to the valley and the preservation of its environment. Justin has a thorough knowledge of the landscaping industry and what is takes to complete projects on time and within budget. Through intelligent communications and project diligence the process is exciting for everyone involved.

Aspen Arborist’s landscape design/build services are what sets us apart! Our landscape designers use modern techniques such as CAD technology and digital imaging to assist us in the presentation of our concepts to you. We coordinate with our installation crews and other subcontractors to ensure that the initial intent of your vision is carried out to the last detail. Our clients experience a turnkey project from concept to care of the finished product.

As our clients become better educated about what they are buying, the entire landscaping process becomes more enjoyable. Please take the necessary time to review this information before scheduling a consultation.

The Process:
  • Initial site meeting
  • Review timelines and expectations
  • Construct 2D computer /initial design (no charge).
  • Second meeting to review initial budgets and move into conceptual design if needed.
  • Put together estimate and specifications. You can utilize this information for competitive estimates and or utilize us to move forward with the construction of the project.
  • We’ve teamed up with a landscape architect with his masters degree if needed to bring it to the next level.
  • We can fully handle all permitting necessary by the city and or county.

Call Your Friendly Neighborhood Landscape Experts

– open 5 days a week from 8am to 6pm and by appointment on the weekend –

In need of Landscape Design Service in the Roaring Fork Valley? Our Landscape Service Specialists are Ready to Help.

Everyone wants to have a beautiful lawn and landscape around their property but, understandably, most people don’t have the time or energy to take care of their lawn themselves. Calling upon the expert lawncare services at Aspen Arborist is the fast, affordable solution to this problem. We are here to do all the hard work of yard work so you don’t have to. Whether we are trimming trees at the end of summer or fertilizing flower beds in spring, we do it all in the Roaring Fork Valley of Glenwood Springs, Carbondale, Basalt, Snowmass Village, and Aspen, Colorado.

With years of experience in providing cutting edge landscaping services and design, we are capable of transforming your property into something that you’ve always dreamed of. Whether you are in need of simple spring and fall cleanup or an installation of a retaining wall, the lawn care specialists at Aspen Arborist Landscaping will work with you to get the results you want. In addition to creating a new space for you to enjoy, landscaping also raises the value of your property overall. We are fully equipped to handle all of your home landscaping design and remodeling projects.

Aspen Arborist is happy to help you with all of your landscape needs. We have over 32 years of Landscape experience designing and installing landscaping.  From small to large projects and everything in between here is an overview of our specialties. Landscape Design build ( our specialty ) – Call Justin to discuss. 970-309-1261

We save you money by being able to give you a conceptual design along with a 2-D computer model at a reasonable price. This generally runs under $2500. Some landscape architects charge 20 times that amount.  We also have a landscape architect with his masters degree on the team ready for any additional help we may need.

By working with a proficient contractor who also orchestrates the design you are able to save money. Most design professionals have no idea on how to construct landscape and they charge you for construction observation when the landscape contractor is doing all of the work anyway.


  • Full Service Construction
  • Water features and ponds
  • Excavation
  • Decorative Retaining Walls
  • Decorative Boulders
  • Fire pits, Arbors
  • Outdoor living spaces
  • Gardens


  • Custom design
  • Complete System Installation
  • Xeriscape
  • Ditch Construction
  • High volume pasture systems
  • Gravity fed systems
  • Troubleshooting all irrigation systems


Complete Landscape Maintenance

  • Weekly – Mowing, Trimming, Mulching, Pruning, and Fertilizing
  • Annual- Spring and Fall Clean-up

Property Services

  • House management services
  • Holiday decorations
  • Cleaning services

Please Tell Us About Your Landscape Service Needs. We Are Ready to Help and Will Get Back to You Quickly.

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