Aspen’s only Lagree Method studio

High intensity

Low Impact

Full body workouts

High intensity has a new name

Higher Terrain is a Lagree Method fitness studio offering high intensity, low impact, full-body workouts on the MegaformerTM

The MegaformerTM is a spring-loaded, momentum free, resistance system that combines the most challenging elements of fitness into the most efficient, low impact, full-body workout. Each group class at Higher Terrain is designed to deliver a heart-pumping, muscle quivering, strength-building workout in a beat-driven 45-minute class, and will leave you craving your next class.


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The ultimate gift for the Pilates Addict! Higher Terrain specializes in the best high intensity, low impact workout on the Megaformer, or Pilates Reformer for any level. 

What is the

Lagree Method?

  • High intensity
  • Low impact
  • Full body

The Lagree Method is a high intensity, low impact, full-body workout performed on a uniquely effective, spring-loaded, momentum free machine called the Megaformer. The basic design of the Megaformer was inspired by the Pilates Reformer but features a few more bells and whistles, allowing for a much more intense workout than a traditional Pilates class.

The Lagree Method combines strength, cardio, flexibility, and balance into one of the most efficient, and low impact workouts in the fitness industry. Higher Terrain is a licensed Lagree Method studio and is the only studio in Aspen, Colorado offering the Megaformer workout.

What is the Megaformer workout?

The science behind the Lagree Method is constant tension. The Megaformer uses both resistance and counter resistant to maintain constant tension on muscles during each exercise. Designed by Sebastien Lagree, each exercise is performed for 1-2 minutes at a slow, laser focused pace. The combination of slow pace, and long duration target slow twitch muscle fibers, also known as endurance muscle fibers, allows for a uniquely efficient, intense workout, that is low impact on joints. Our 45 minute Megaformer classes utilize this science to deliver the best workout for long, lean muscle development, and deep muscle strength.

Aspen’s only Lagree Method studio
Janelle on the megaformer

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Jodi Lux
Jodi Lux
21:44 26 Feb 19
I love this workout! I am thrilled that the Lagree Mega reformer is available in Aspen in such a clean, beautiful and... convenient space. The workout is challenging but doable and the 45 minutes flies by. My body feels it in all the right places the next more
Gabriela Cao
Gabriela Cao
14:50 24 Feb 19
I took an awesome Megaformer class here! The studio is in downtown and has a cool industrial feel. Lots fo group class... offerings. Can't wait to try the ritual hot Pilates class next!read more
00:00 24 Feb 19
I have tried 3 different classes at Ritual - Hot Pilates, Sculpt and Megaformer. Each class was a great workout, I... especially enjoyed Sculpt because I like high intensity. The Megaformer was also great because I had never tried a full body machine workout which was low impact but still challenging. I liked the Hot Pilates because it was a great way to warm up and sweat during a cold day. All the instructors were friendly and accommodating. I will be back for more!!read more
Rachael Pudlo
Rachael Pudlo
02:39 21 Feb 19
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601 E. Hyman Ave.
Aspen, CO 81611
Entrance on S. Hunter St.
Basement Level

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Aspen's only Lagree Method Megaformer studio.