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Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
(Lower) Maroon Creek Trail Aspen Trails,
Aspen Area
The Lower Maroon Creek Trail connects the Aspen Recreation Center with the Aspen Golf Course (Aspen Cross-Country Center in the winter) along the bottom of the Maroon Creek Valley.
ABC Bike Trail Aspen Trails,
Aspen Area
The paved ABC Trail connects the west end of Aspen with the Airport Business Center and the Pitkin County Airport.
AJAX Trail Aspen Trails,
Aspen Area
AJAX Trail is a 1.5 mile long trail that starts at the bottom of Aspen Mountain. This is an unpaved trail.
American Lake Trail Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
This trail can be either strenuous day hike, or a short backpack. It leads to American Lake.
Arkansas Mt. Trail Sopris Ranger District,
White River National Forest
This trail starts one mile up the Silver Creek trail and ends when it joins Carbonate Creek trail. Arkansas Mt. Trail connects 3 trails together.
Aspen Mtn/Summer Road Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
This fairly well maintained dirt road winds its way up the face of Aspen Mountain providing nice views of Aspen and the surrounding area. it is heavily used by four-wheel drivers, mountain bikers, hikers and off-road vehicles of every sort.
Aspen Music Tent Trail City of Aspen,
Aspen/Snowmass Vicinity
The Music Tent Trail connects the Rio Grande Trail and the Music Tent property via the John Grindley bridge over the Roaring Fork River. It is managed by Aspen Parks & Recreation.
Avalanche Lake Trail Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
This is a good backpacking trail, with access to the Hell Roaring Trail, East Creek Trail, West Fork Trail and Capitol Lake. This area is popular with horseback riders, hikers and backpackers.
Avalanche Lake Trail Sopris Ranger District,
White River National Forest
This trail runs along the cold, clear waters of Avalanche Creek for eleven miles and ends at Avalanche Lake. It is an enjoyable two or three day trip and yet some folks have been known to do it in one day.
Bald Knob Trail Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
Braille Trail Aspen Ranger District,
Aspen Area
Discovery/Braille Trails are located 12.6 miles east of Aspen off of Hwy. 82. These trails are specifically prepared for the physically challenged and visually impaired.
Brush Creek Bike Trail Snowmass Village Area
Brush Creek Trail Dillon Ranger District,
White River National Forest
Buckskin Pass Trail Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
Avery popular, but steep day hike; often used as a starting point for extended backpacking trips into the wilderness. Great views of Maroon Bells, Pyramid Peak and Snowmass Lake.
Burlingame & Old Stage Trails Aspen Trails,
Aspen Area
Old Stage Trail connects the new Burlinggame Housing complex and the existing ABC Trail. This is an easy, paved trail, good for biking, walking, rollerblading, and skateboarding.
Buttermilk Ridge Trail Aspen Ranger District,
Alamosa Area
Capitol Creek Trail Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
A good backpacking trail with access to the Avalanche Creek Trail, West Snowmass Trail and Capitol Peak. This area is popular with horseback riders, hikers, and climbers.
Capitol Creek Trail (via Avalanche Creek) Sopris Ranger District,
White River National Forest
This trail starts 9 miles up Avalanche Creek trail and ends at the pass. The trail starts in conifers then opens up into alpine areas with wildflowers and fantastic views of Avalanche Creek.
Capitol Peak Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
Capitol Peak is accessible via the Capitol Creek Trail.
Carbonate Creek Trail Sopris Ranger District,
White River National Forest
This trail has various vegetation at first and then mostly aspen and meadows with lots of wildflowers and spectacular views of the Raggeds Wilderness Area.
Casaday Ways Trail Aspen Ranger District,
Alamosa Area
Cathedral Lake Trail Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
Cathedral Lake Trail is a difficult day hike and strenuous backpack trip. Cathedral Lake is very scenic with fair fishing.
Chapman Gulch Trail Sopris Ranger District,
White River National Forest
The first 2 miles of this trail are well marked and maintained. The remainder of the trail is not maintained and hard to find.
Conundrum Creek Trail Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
Although the trail is moderate in terrain, it is a long day hike or 2 day backpacking trip. The trail generally parallels Conundrum Creek up the valley, following an old jeep trail which then turns into a trail.
Cooper Basin Trail Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
Crater Lake Trail Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
This trail serves as a short and very popular day hike, or starting point for extended backpacking trips into the wilderness.
Deadline Trail Town of Snowmass Village,
Pitkin County Open Space
Deadline Trail is an intermediate to expert rated, single track, mountain bike trial near Snowmass, Colorado.
Difficult Creek Trail Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
This is an enjoyable day hike through a variety of forest environments. It's a convenient hike for campers at Difficult Campground.
Ditch Trail Snowmass Village Area
East Creek/Gift Creek Trail Sopris Ranger District,
White River National Forest
This is one of the most challenging of our trails in the Maroon Bells/Snowmass Wilderness. It follows East Creek and much of the Gift Creek and rises to a spectacular pass of over twelve thousand feet.
East Maroon Trail Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
This wilderness trail provides good backpacking opportunities and is also a good horseback trail.
East of Aspen Trail Aspen Trails,
Aspen Area
The East of Aspen Trail is an easy, 3.1 mile trail that starts on Puppy Smith Rd., behind the post office in Aspen.
East Snowmass Trail Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
This trail is good for hiking, backpacking and horseback travel. The camping is limited due to the steep terrain. This trail is less popular than the Maroon-Snowmass Trail and has very steep sections and may contain snowfields until late July.
Electric Pass Trail Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
This is a difficult day hike and strenuous backpack trip. It is recommended to plan an overnight visit.
Four Corners Road Aspen Ranger District Four Corners Road travels up Red Mountain Road and is part of the Smuggler, Hunter Creek, Sunnyside network of trails that travels from Smuggler Mountain to Lanado.
Fryingpan Lakes Trail Sopris Ranger District,
White River National Forest
Beginning at Nast (Horseshoe Bend), the trail is a fairly easy climb and parallels the Fryingpan River for nine miles until it reaches the lakes.
Geneva Lake Trail Sopris Ranger District,
White River National Forest
The easy accessibility of the lake makes it one of the most popular and therefore, one of the most heavily used trails on the district. The trail is moderately steep and has some good views of the surrounding mountains.
Ghost Town to Cookhouse Trail Aspen Ranger District,
Aspen/Snowmass Vicinity
Located 11 miles outside Aspen at the base of the Elk Mountain range the Ashcroft Ski Touring cross- country area has over 35 km of groomed trails. At the heart of the area, the Pine Creek Cookhouse is the premier Aspen dining experience for cross- country skiers, snowshoers, nature lovers and gourmands.
Ghost Town Trail Aspen Ranger District,
Aspen/Snowmass Vicinity
The Ashcroft Ghost Town Trail is located along Castle Creek in the Elk Mountain Range. This easy system of trails includes a handicapped-accessible section.
Government Trail Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
Government Trail is an enjoyable day hike or mountain bike ride through aspen groves. It is also known as Brush Creek Trail and is a popular cross country ski trail in the winter.
Granite Lakes Trail Sopris Ranger District,
White River National Forest
The lakes are nestled in a secluded cirque of the Fryingpan Wilderness and provide the opportunity for solitude and beautiful scenery.
Grizzly Lake Trail Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
This is a moderate climb with fair fishing at the lake. There is limited camping (stoves ONLY) at the lake. Due to the fragile alpine tundra, it's recommended that you camp below the timberline.
Grottos Trail Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
This is a popular area for picnicking and exploring. There is a waterfall, some interesting rock formations, an ice cave, and numerous short trails. This is a great area for families.
Hannon Creek Trail Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
Hannon Creek Trail is a moderate to difficult single track located near Woody Creek Colorado.
Hay Park Trail Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
Hay Park Trail Sopris Ranger District,
White River National Forest
Hay Park trail starts 1.5 miles up Thomas Lakes Trail and ends at Hay Park. It travels through aspens and meadows with occasional patches of spruce and fir.
Hell Roaring Trail Sopris Ranger District,
White River National Forest
The trail starts 2 miles up the Avalanche Creek Trail. It is a steep trail with some flowers near the top or the ridge and great views of Avalanche Creek and the Roaring Fork Valley.
Highline Trail Town of Snowmass Village,
Pitkin County Open Space
The Highline Trail is located near Snowmass , Colorado. This is an intermediate, single track trail that is used for mountain biking and hiking.
Hobbit Trail Aspen Area,
White River National Forest
The Hobbit Trail is an intermediate mountain bike trail located north of Aspen, Colorado. This trail is 1.6 miles long trail that connects the Van Horn Trail and Four Corners.
Hunter Creek Cutoff Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
Smuggler Road is used heavily by mountain bikes, runners and hikers. Smuggler Road provides a short (1-1/2 mile) work out with great views of Aspen, which makes it very popular.
Hunter Creek Trail Pitkin County Open Space,
Aspen/Snowmass Vicinity
This is a moderate hike with good views of the Elk Mountain Range and the town of Aspen. The first 3 miles of the trail are HEAVILY used by mountain bikers, hikers, joggers and their dogs. These trails provide access for backpacking.
Hunter Valley Trail Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
Summer and winter, Hunter Valley is one of the most popular trips from Aspen because of its beauty, accessibility, and peaceful setting. You can spend anywhere from 2 hours to all day on your tour in Hunter Valley.
Independence Ghost Town Trail Aspen Ranger District,
Aspen/Snowmass Vicinity
Independence Gost Town is a popular attraction right on highway 82. Remanants of the town first settled in 1879 surround the trail.
Independence Pass Area Independence Pass Area,
Aspen Ranger District
The Independence Pass Area is located east of Aspen and offers a high concentration of attractions in a scenic alpine setting. The pass is closed in winter to vehicular traffic with the exception of snowmobiles.
Independence Pass Overlook Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
Independence Pass is located it the Rocky Mountains and connects the towns of Aspen Colorado and Twin Lakes. The Independence Pass Overlook Trail is located just off Highway 82 at the summit.
Johnson Creek Trail Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
Johnson Creek Trail is located above Lenado, near Aspen Colorado. This trail can also be used to reach Margy's Hut.
Lani White Trail Aspen Trails,
Aspen Area
Lani White Trail is a moderately difficult, .2 mile trail that connects to the Hunter Creek Trail. This trail is unpaved.
Lenado Trail Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
Smuggler Road is used heavily by mountain bikes, runners and hikers. The section of trail through Hunter Creek is not as heavily used, but is popular with hikers and mountain bikers, and cross country skiers in the winter.
Lily Lake Trail Sopris Ranger District,
White River National Forest
The Lily Lake Trail goes through areas of lush vegetation. Large, dense stands of trees make it a beautiful area to hike through, and also provide the opportunity to spot wildlife.
Linkins Lake Trail Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
This is a moderately steep but short climb to a high alpine lake above the timberline with fair fishing. Located near the top of Independence Pass.
Little Cloud Trail Aspen Trails,
Aspen Area
Little Cloud Trail is a moderate trail located on Aspen Mountain. Uses for the trail are hiking, walking, and mountain biking.
Lollipop Trail Pitkin County Open Space,
Aspen/Snowmass Vicinity
Lost Man Trail Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
This trail is good for hiking and backpacking, also fishing is fair in Independence Lake, Lost Man Lake, and Lost Man Reservoir. The trail is not a complete loop; it is a good idea to set up a shuttle.
Lowline Trail Town of Snowmass Village,
Pitkin County Open Space
Lowline Trail is a beginner, dirt single track that is used for mountain biking and hiking. This trail is located in Snowmass, Colorado.
Marolt Interpretive Trail Aspen Ranger District,
Aspen/Snowmass Vicinity
The short Marolt Interperetive trail is provides acces to the Holden/Marolt Mining and Ranching Museum and winter access for cross country skiing to other trails in the area.
Maroon Creek Trail Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
This trail offers a less crowded alternative to viewing the Maroon Valley. There are good views of the Maroon Bells and Pyramid Peak. This is a good day hike and is also a popular trail for horseback riding.
Maroon Lake Scenic Trail Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
This trail is one of the most heavily used trails in the Aspen area. Hikers and picnickers enjoy the wildflowers and views of the Maroon Bells and Pyramid Peak. A great family day hike with many photographic opportunities.
Maroon-Snowmass Trail Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
This trail is one of the most heavily used trails in the Aspen area. Hikers, backpackers and horse travelers enjoy the wildflowers, views and access to other areas within the Wilderness.
Mayfly Trail Town of Snowmass Village,
Aspen/Snowmass Vicinity
Mayfly Trail is a short, easy, dirt trail that travels along Brush Creek.
Meadow Ranch Trail Town of Snowmass Village,
Aspen/Snowmass Vicinity
This new soft surface trail, adds another linkage to Snowmass Village's trail system.
Meadows Trail Aspen Trails,
Aspen Area
Meadows Trail is located in the West End of Aspen. This is a short easy trail that connects to the Rio Grande Trail.
Midway Creek Trail Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
This is a great trail for backpacking and horse travel. The trail is mostly in the Hunter-Fryingpan Wilderness and is one of the less-used trails in the Aspen area.
Montezuma Basin Road Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
There rugged jeep road provides access to Crested Butte via Pearl Pass, several Braun system huts and the starting point for climbing Castle Peak.
Mount Sopris Trail Sopris Ranger District,
White River National Forest
The hike to Mt. Sopris summit is beautiful and best attempted at a relaxing pace of two days. A great location for overnight primitive camping is Thomas Lakes at the base of the summit trail.
New York Canal Service Road Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
New York Creek Trail Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
This is a moderate to difficult hike through spruce and fir forests. From the White River National Forest and the Gunnison National Forest boundary the trail is not maintained, you need to use orienteering skills to continue to Ptarmigan Lake.
Nicholson Creek Trail Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
North Fork Cutoff Trail Sopris Ranger District,
White River National Forest
The North Fork Cutoff Trail connects the Geneva Lake Trail to the North Fork Fravert Basin Trail. It has a nice view of the north fork of the Crystal River Valley and Lead King Basin.
North Fork Trail Sopris Ranger District,
White River National Forest
The trail follows the North Fork of the Crystal until it goes over Frigid Air Pass. The back of the Maroon Bells can be viewed from the basin.
North Maroon Peak Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
North Maroon Peak is the middle peak of the Maroon-Bells range. No one should attempt this dangerous climb without the proper equipment and without advanced mountain climbing skills.
Owl Creek Trail Aspen/Snowmass Nordic Trail System This popular and scenic trail connects Aspen and Snowmass Village, hugging the south side of the Roaring Fork and Owl Creek valleys.
Petroleum & Anderson Lakes Trail Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
The Trail follows an old jeep road that is now closed to mechanized vehicles. The trail follows Anderson Creek passing through fir forests then tundra.
Placita Trail Sopris Ranger District,
White River National Forest
The Placita Trail provides access to the Lily Lake trail. The trail goes through large, dense stands of aspen and then pine at the upper end. It ends at its junction with the Lily Lake trail.
Pyramid Peak Trail Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
Pyramid Peak Trail is a class 4 climb that reaches 14,018'. This trail is located in the White River National Forest in the Elk Mountain Range.
Red Butte Trail Aspen Trails,
Aspen Area
Red Butte Trail is a short trail that starts on Cemetery Lane outside of Aspen and winds up to the top of Red Butte.
Red Table Mountain Trail Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
Taking this route from the top down is an enjoyable down hill cruise with some short uphill sections and some outstanding views of the area. This trail should not be ridden prior to June 21st to avoid disturbing calving elk.
Rim Trail Snowmass Village Area,
Colorado Community Areas
This trail near Snowmass Village offers a challenging snowshoe in the winter, hiking and biking in the summer, with fine views across Snowmass Village, the ski areas and surrounding mountains.
Rio Grande Trail Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
The Woody Creek to Basalt section of the Rio Grande Trail is an easy 10.6 miles. The Rio Grand Trail is over 40 miles long and runs from Aspen to Glenwood Springs.
Rio Grande Trail Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
The Aspen to Woody Creek section of The Rio Grande Trail is an easy, 8.4 mile multi-use trail. The Rio Grand Trail is over 40 miles long and runs from Aspen to Glenwood Springs.
River Run Trail Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
Roaring Fork Discovery Trail Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
The Roaring Fork Discovery Trail is colocated with the Braile Trail. It is wheelchair accessable from highway 82 East of Aspen.
Rocky Fork Trail Sopris Ranger District,
White River National Forest
This trail is fairly steep for the first half mile, then levels off to a gradual climb until it connects with Road #528.
Sawyer Lake Trail Sopris Ranger District,
White River National Forest
This trail is a gradual to moderate hike for the entire distance. You will find yourself traveling through thick forest, opening up into several meadows where elk and deer are occasionally spotted.
Shadyside Trail Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
Shadyside Trail is a spur off of the popular Sunnyside trail, just northwest of Aspen, Colorado.
Sky Mountain Park Loop Pitkin County Open Space Sky Mountain Park Loop is a single track mountain bike trail located near Aspen, Colorado.
Skyline Ridge Trail Town of Snowmass Village,
Sky Mountain Park
Skyline Ridge Trail is a 2 mile long, intermediate, single track trail located near Aspen, Colorado.
Smuggler Mountain Road Aspen Ranger District,
White River National Forest
Smuggler Road is used heavily by mountain bikes, runners, hikers and their dogs. Smuggler Road provides a short (1-1/2 mile) work out with great views of Aspen, which makes it very popular.
Smuggler Platform to Iowa Shaft Pitkin County Open Space Smuggler Platform To Iowa Shaft starts at the Observation Platform at the top of Smuggler Road. From the observation platform, non-motorized users can access the Hunter Creek Cutoff Trail to reach The Iowa Shaft Trail and all the Hunter Creek Valley trails. The Hunter Creek Cutoff Trail is located on both Smuggler and USDA Forest Service land.
Snowmass Lake Trail Reroute Aspen Ranger District,
Aspen/Snowmass Vicinity
Snowmass Lake Trail is one of the most heavily used trails in the Aspen area. Hikers, backpackers and horse travelers enjoy the wildflowers, views and access to other areas within the Wilderness. Camping at Crater Lake (designated sites only) and Snowmass Lake (designated sites only) can get very crowded. Expect a large numbers of campers at Snowmass Lake, especially on the weekends.
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