25 adventures

Capitol Creek Circuit: Geneva Lake to Snowmass Lake
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Capitol Creek Circuit: Geneva Lake to Snowmass Lake

Aspen Summer
8.2 km509 m506 m
A shorter day on the circuit featuring a spectacular pass and two alpine lakes.
Difficult
Private
Capitol Creek Circuit: Capitol Lake to Geneva Lake
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Capitol Creek Circuit: Capitol Lake to Geneva Lake

Aspen Summer
24.7 km1,395 m1,590 m
A lengthy, spectacular day of hiking through the Rockies.
Difficult
Private
Maroon Lake and Crater Lake Trail

Maroon Lake and Crater Lake Trail

Aspen Summer
6.3 km252 m252 m
This great trail takes us on a short trip from Maroon Lake, with its magnificent view of the Maroon Bells peaks, to the beautifully located Crater Lake.
Difficult
Private
Transfer Option: Hike Crater Lake

Transfer Option: Hike Crater Lake

Aspen Summer
5.8 km209 m209 m
This short but strenuous hike climbs into the Maroon Bells area with great views of multiple 14000 ft mountains and a scenic view of Crater Lake.
Moderate
Private
Capitol Creek Circuit: Snowmass Lake to Capitol Creek Trailhead
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Capitol Creek Circuit: Snowmass Lake to Capitol Creek Trailhead

Aspen Summer
27.9 km1,162 m1,621 m
A strenuous but exhilarating day to conclude the beautiful Capitol Creek Circuit.
Difficult
Private
Snowmass Mountain
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Snowmass Mountain

Aspen Summer
32.8 km1,918 m1,918 m
A two- or three-day mission to summit one of the most remote 14ers in Colorado, requiring snow travel and Class 3 scrambling with exposure.
Extreme
Private
Capitol Creek Circuit: Capitol Creek to Capitol Lake
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Capitol Creek Circuit: Capitol Creek to Capitol Lake

Aspen Summer
9.7 km841 m178 m
Day one of an epic circuit through the Maroon Bells
Difficult
Private
Smuggler Mountain Road from B.T.S. Trail

Smuggler Mountain Road from B.T.S. Trail

Aspen Summer
0.7 km79 m4 m
Easy
Private
Hike Ajax Trail

Hike Ajax Trail

Aspen
4.6 km114 m114 m
This short hike traverses the mountains and ski trails above Aspen, offering views of the town and quiet moments of contemplation.
Easy
Private
Hike Hunter Creek Trail

Hike Hunter Creek Trail

Aspen Summer
8.9 km288 m287 m
This varied and scenic route travels through creekside forests before climbing into an alpine meadow with great views of Aspen and the surrounding mountains.
Easy
Private
Smuggler Mountain Trail

Smuggler Mountain Trail

Aspen Summer
4.3 km580 m2 m
Private
Electric Pass Peak
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Electric Pass Peak

Crested Butte
17.1 km1,203 m1,203 m
13,365-foot “Electric Pass Peak” is a rare 13er with a trail to the summit.
Difficult
Private
Crater Lake
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Crater Lake

Aspen Summer
5.8 km210 m210 m
The quintessential Aspen hike, short mileage and big views of the infamous Maroon Bells.
Easy
Private
Pyramid Peak
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Pyramid Peak

Aspen Summer
11.8 km1,343 m1,343 m
14,000-foot summit requiring huge elevation gain and steep scrambling with wild exposure.
Extreme
Private
Conundrum Peak
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Conundrum Peak

Aspen Summer
19.0 km1,319 m1,319 m
Difficult hike to the top of a 14,000-foot subpeak of Castle Peak.
Severe
Private
Buckskin Pass, Willow Pass, and Willow Lake Trek
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Buckskin Pass, Willow Pass, and Willow Lake Trek

Aspen Summer
22.4 km1,390 m1,390 m
An epic day hike featuring multiple alpine passes and lakes.
Difficult
Private
Maroon Peak
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Maroon Peak

Aspen Summer
17.8 km1,578 m1,578 m
A long day of steep, sustained hiking and scrambling up one of Colorado's most iconic mountains.
Extreme
Private
West Maroon Trail: Aspen to Crested Butte
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West Maroon Trail: Aspen to Crested Butte

Aspen Summer
16.6 km964 m708 m
Walk between two of Colorado's favorite ski towns.
Moderate
Private
Cathedral Lake

Cathedral Lake

Aspen Summer
8.8 km643 m643 m
A moderate hike to a beautiful alpine lake.
Moderate
Private
Castle Peak
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Castle Peak

Aspen Summer
18.9 km1,383 m1,383 m
The highest and most accessible summit in the Elk Range, but still a strenuous and potentially dangerous hike.
Severe
Private
The Four Pass Loop
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The Four Pass Loop

Aspen Summer
41.9 km2,415 m2,415 m
An epic jaunt through Colorado's Elk Mountains.
Difficult
Private
Lost Man Loop
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Lost Man Loop

Aspen Summer
13.5 km439 m706 m
Explore the best of Indy Pass
Difficult
Private
Conundrum Hot Springs
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Conundrum Hot Springs

Aspen Summer
27.0 km877 m877 m
Colorado's most popular hot springs hike.
Moderate
Private
Grizzly Lake

Grizzly Lake

Aspen Summer
11.4 km596 m596 m
A moderate classic.
Easy
Private
La Plata Peak - Northwest Ridge
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La Plata Peak - Northwest Ridge

Aspen Summer
15.3 km1,351 m1,351 m
14,336-foot La Plata Peak's Northwest Ridge Route may be the “standard” route, but it is certainly an above average hike!
Severe
Private