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Ashcroft Ski Touring

11399 Castle Creek Road, Aspen, CO 81611
+1 970-925-1971
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Day excursion snow shoeing

My husband and I snow shoed and took the sleigh ride. I highly recommend checking out Ashcroft has... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
via mobile
Visit the old and abandoned ghost town of Ashcroft

Many very old buildings remain upright at Ashcroft, which are interesting to see in both Summer and... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2017
Aspen, Colorado
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“cross country” (2 reviews)
“pine creek” (2 reviews)
“sleigh ride” (2 reviews)
11399 Castle Creek Road, Aspen, CO 81611
+1 970-925-1971
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I snow shoed and took the sleigh ride. I highly recommend checking out Ashcroft has to offer for the entire family.

Thank travel304
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Many very old buildings remain upright at Ashcroft, which are interesting to see in both Summer and Winter. Summer one walks about, Winter the use of Cross Country XC skies makes visiting very enjoyable. There is the Pine Creek restaurant, near, serving excellent local sourced...More

Thank Aspeneyesurgeon
Reviewed 10 December 2016

So my whole family was in town and we decided to book a reservation for Lunch at Pinecreek Cookhouse (Which, on its own is a magical, delicious, beautiful restaurant I encourage ALL to head to). It was Ashcroft's 1st day open of the season. This...More

Thank marcimichelle
Reviewed 25 March 2016

I've cross-country skiied at Ashcroft several times -- it is really something I look forward to on my winter visits to Snowmass. It combines a wildness and sense of being alone in nature with some welcome bits of civilization and comfort. The ski center --...More

Thank Holly R
Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

We arrived on a lovely winter's day and payed $25 for a day pass for cross country skiing. Trails were only groomed the first 30min to Pine Creek Cookhouse and then we had to make our own tracks through the deep snow. Although it was...More

Thank Susanne H
Reviewed 2 February 2016

This place is nothing short of magical. I was in Aspen for 2 weeks of skiing and discovered this jewel during my second week. I went back twice. BEAUTY: This place is located at the end of a 12 miles road up a valley, As...More

Thank nylonkong
Reviewed 6 January 2015

As newbies to all things skiing and snow adventures we took a safe option of booking the Snowshoe tour at Akax Mountain. Kinsey was our guide and we ended up. Having a private tour as no one else took the challenge of walking in snow...More

Thank Aussie0901
Reviewed 14 February 2013

I give the views, especially as you get further on in on the trail five stars. Outstanding! The course itself I would give three to four stars as there is not a lot of mileage at each level, but there are options for taking the...More

Thank HikeWineHotSprings
Reviewed 30 March 2012

What a gorgeous place to ski on a sunny winter day! We fell a lot because we're not very good x-country skiers, but we enjoyed the variety of trails and the amazing views. The rental place traded us snowshoes for skis and we used to...More

Thank slipjiggers
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