Trail Run Mushroom Rock and Red Hill

Carbondale, Colorado

Mushroom Rock sits high above Colorado Highway 82 overlooking the town of Carbondale.

110 Saves
~1 miles away

Mountain Bike Prince Creek

Carbondale, Colorado

Turn south off Colorado State Highway 82 onto Highway 133 toward Carbondale. Continue south past the Carbondale Main Street roundabout. After two miles, turn East onto Prince Creek Road.

56 Saves
~4 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

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 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

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

Run the 4-Pass Loop in the Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness

Aspen, Colorado

Taking on the 4-pass Loop is no easy feat but completely worth the training and effort. The run starts at Maroon Lake and heads up to Crater Lake where the loop splits left or right.

94 Saves
~25 miles away

Hike Aspen's Ute Trail

Aspen, Colorado

This shady trail of switchbacks ascends steadily (over a thousand feet in under a mile) to a rock outcropping at 9,185 feet.

91 Saves
~26 miles away

Hike to Frigid Air Pass

Carbondale, Colorado

About 15 miles away from the ski resort town of Crested Butte lies the West Maroon Pass trailhead.

26 Saves
~28 miles away

Hike the West Maroon Pass in the Maroon Bells

Carbondale, Colorado

West Maroon Pass – one of the four passes in the Four Pass Loop gives you the wow factor of hiking in the Maroon Bells Wilderness in a day-hike format.

139 Saves
~28 miles away

Hike Gothic Mountain

Crested Butte, Colorado

The Gothic mountain trailhead starts at 9600' about 10 miles outside Crested Butte, Colorado. A four wheel or all wheel drive vehicle is recommended to make it to the trail head.

39 Saves
~31 miles away

Hike to Chapman Lake

Meredith, Colorado

From downtown Basalt, drive up the Fryingpan River Road 28 miles and turn right on CR #504, also known as Elliot Way, just before Norrie Colony.

31 Saves
~32 miles away

Hike to Judd Falls

Crested Butte, Colorado

Starting at 9600 feet, just outside the small town of Gothic is the trail head for Judd Falls.

123 Saves
~32 miles away

Hike to Savage Lakes

Leadville, Colorado

The majority of this hike traverses through the beautiful forest that is part of the Holy Cross Wilderness. No significant views are to be had until you've climbed 1,200 ft over 2.

513 Saves
~36 miles away

Bike the Lower Loop

Crested Butte, Colorado

While the trailhead for Lower Loop actually begins a mile and a half up Peanut Lake Road, travelers should start the trip from the town of Crested Butte, or by leaving vehicles in the designated park.

62 Saves
~38 miles away

Camp at Kebler Pass

2203-2407 County Road 12, Colorado

Camping on Kebler Pass begins at around GPS: 38.89575, -107.214655. The pass is only available during the warmer summer months but is quite the treat.

4 Saves
~38 miles away

Hike Mountain Boy Ridge from the Top of Independence Pass

Independence Pass Summit Parking

The trailhead is to the Independence Pass viewing deck is located at the Summit parking area, which is about 20 miles from Aspen and 24 miles west of Highway 24 on the Leadville side.

83 Saves
~40 miles away

Summit La Plata Peak

Buena Vista, Colorado

The Northwest Ridge is the most easily accessible and popular route, and for good reasons. The trailhead is on the side of Hwy 82, otherwise known as Independence Pass, about 14.

174 Saves
~44 miles away

Hike the Upper Piney River Trail

Vail, Colorado

Beginning at an elevation of 9,397 feet, this hike provides an easy 2.8 mile (one way) trip through the gorgeous meadows against the distant aspens and alpines.

175 Saves
~47 miles away

Hike Mt. Elbert via Black Cloud Trail

Buena Vista, Colorado

Directions:  Heading south from Leadville from U.S. 24: West on CO 82 for 10.5 miles to a hidden right turn that leads to a trail head. If you make it to the Mt.

61 Saves
~48 miles away