Camp at Thomas Lake and Summit Mt. Sopris

Basalt, Colorado

With the Elk Mountain range behind it, It appears to be standing by itself, and has the resemblance of a grand volcano.

191 Saves
~8 miles away

Hike Hay Park

Basalt, Colorado

Head south out of Carbondale on Highway 133. Two miles from the Main Street roundabout, take a left on Prince Creek Road. Follow this road up to Dinkle Divide and follow the signs to Dinkle Lake.

42 Saves
~8 miles away

Hike the Grizzly Creek Trail

Glenwood Springs, Colorado

Take exit 121 off Interstate 70 (a rest stop exit), and follow signs to a secondary parking lot near Grizzly Creek.

30 Saves
~11 miles away

Hike to Hanging Lake

Glenwood Springs, Colorado

Hanging Lake is a beautifully unique natural wonder.

1385 Saves
~13 miles away

Backpack to Capitol Lake, CO

Snowmass, Colorado

The route to Capitol Lake is fairly straight forward, but not without its minor hardships.

238 Saves
~14 miles away

Explore Hayes Creek Falls

Carbondale, Colorado

Right off of Highway 133 about 2 miles south of Redstone, lies a very easy-to-get-to Waterfall.

101 Saves
~17 miles away

Hike to Spiral Point (Yin Yang), Snowmass

Aspen, Colorado

Snowmass Village is located 15 - 20 minutes west of Aspen Colorado off state highway 82.

27 Saves
~19 miles away

Ski or Snowboard the Burnt Mountain Glades of Snowmass

Aspen, Colorado

This is part of the Aspen Snowmass Ski area so you'll have to buy a ski pass to take the lift up, or if you're up for a bigger workout, put some skins on and trek up to the top of Elk Camp.

38 Saves
~19 miles away

Hike the Mayfly Trail, Snowmass

Aspen, Colorado

Located in Snowmass Village CO, this trail is nestled between Brush Creek and Brush Creek Road.

19 Saves
~19 miles away

Hike by Lizard Lake to Crystal Mill

Carbondale, Colorado

Although the iconic Crystal Mill is the main attraction on this hike, the river that leads you there through the magnificent mountains of the White River National Forest is nothing short of extraordi.

660 Saves
~23 miles away

Camp on the Backside of Buttermilk Mountain

Aspen, Colorado

Park at the Buttermilk Ski Area parking lot and begin your hike up the mountain at the bottom of the Summit Express chair lift. Follow the 4x4 dirt road the entire way up Buttermilk.

98 Saves
~23 miles away

Explore Aspen's Foliage Along Government Trail

Aspen, Colorado

The Government Trail is beautiful and relaxing during spring and summer, but my favorite time to hike it is during fall because it goes through countless numbers of Aspen groves, which have turned a .

127 Saves
~24 miles away

Ski or Snowshoe to the Maroon Bells

Aspen, Colorado

From Aspen drive down Maroon Creek Road until it comes to its winter closure located by T Lazy 7 Ranch. The Ranch offers snowmobile tours and keeps the six mile snow covered road to the Bells groomed.

109 Saves
~24 miles away

Camp at Silver Bell Campground

Aspen, Colorado

Escape the bustle of town and head out of Aspen on Maroon Creek Road. Follow the signs to Maroon-Bells Snowmass Wilderness Area.

41 Saves
~24 miles away

Ski the Aspen Highland Bowl

Aspen, Colorado

Being able to ski or snowboard the Highland Bowl requires a good set of lungs and legs.

57 Saves
~24 miles away

Camp at Silver Queen Campground

Aspen, Colorado

To start it off, head out from Aspen on Maroon Creek Road.

25 Saves
~25 miles away

Backpack the Four Pass Loop in the Maroon Bells

Aspen, Colorado

The Four Pass Loop begins at Maroon Lake, famous for its iconic view of the Maroon Bells (Maroon Peak and North Maroon Peak), deemed the “most-photographed spot in Colorado.

831 Saves
~25 miles away

Backpack to Snowmass Lake

Aspen, Colorado

For the adventurous backpacker looking to get backcountry in central Colorado, the stunning beauty of the Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness cannot be beat.

238 Saves
~25 miles away

Explore the Maroon Bells & Snowmass Wilderness

Aspen, Colorado

The beautiful and iconic Maroon Bells-Snowmass wilderness is home to some of the most amazing scenery and adventures to be had in all of Colorado.

693 Saves
~25 miles away

Hike to Crater Lake

Aspen, Colorado

The crater lake trail begins at Maroon Lake and quickly breaks off from the scenic trail at .3 miles. Be sure to follow the signs to crater lake, which will be heading higher into the valley.

441 Saves
~25 miles away