Trails and Hikes

The surrounding Aspen area, from Maroon Bells to Independence Pass, offers many recreation opportunities and trails for summer hiking, mountain and road biking. Here are 10 suggestions. Some trails begin right in Aspen while others require a short driv …

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10th Mountain Division Huts

The 10th Mountain Division Hut System lies in the mountains between Aspen and Vail. There are 24 huts situated in spectacular terrain that provide deluxe shelter for back country skiers and mountain bikers. The value of this amazing organization is not …

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Mountain Biking

Smuggler Mountain Road This ride begins with a hard climb and leads to an awesome gateway of multiple loops in the Hunter Creek Valley. Sky Mountain Park This recently acquired open space property lies on the ridge between Brush Creek and Owl Creek, ab …

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Colorado Fourteeners

Colorado has 58 Fourteeners – the most of any state in the Union. The Elk mountain range surrounding Aspen contains seven peaks above 14,000 feet, all in Wilderness Areas, and are some of Colorado’s most rugged and beautiful mountains. Difficult and da …

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Maroon Bells

The Maroon Bells is a stunningly beautiful place well worth experiencing. During the summer, the Maroon Bells Recreational Area is available between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. by bus tour only and cars will only be permitted before 7:00 a.m. or after 5:00 p.m. …

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Adventures in The Lost Forest

The Lost Forest isn’t hard to find, though it may be overlooked. Hidden among the trees and rocks, Elk Camp on Snowmass Mountain boasts outdoor adventures throughout the forest. The Lost Forest provides guests an opportunity to be completely immersed i …

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Rivers

The Tyrolean Lodge in Aspen is located near the headwaters of the Roaring Fork River.  There are a number of local water activities. Whitewater rafting is the ultimate Colorado experience and Aspen is home to mellow streams and Class IV rapids alike. I …

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Aspen Music Festival
(970) 925-9042 Website

Mid June through Mid August The Aspen Music Festival and School is an internationally renowned classical music festival that presents world-class music in an intimate, small-town setting. It is also one of the world’s premier training grounds for pre-p …

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Food and Wine

Out of concern for the safety of the FOOD & WINE community and the world beyond it, this year’s FOOD & WINE Classic in Aspen is cancelled. June 18-20, 2021 One of the nations most prestigious epicurean events. Culinary stars show their passion for food …

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Golf
(970) 429-1949 Website Directions

The Aspen Golf Club offers supreme golfing just minutes from downtown Aspen. 18 Holes 7,215 Yards Open to the Public No Restrictions on Advanced Tee Time Reservations Driving Range Chipping and Putting Greens Rental Clubs Instruction Fully Stocked Pro …

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