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Perfect First Day Hike near Aspen!

This was our first hike in the Aspen area upon arriving. It's about a 15-minute drive from Aspen... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2018
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Nice little hike and great campground

We stayed 2 nights at the Weller Campground just around the corner from the trail. The campground... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2018
Atlanta, Georgia
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12 Aug 2018
“Perfect First Day Hike near Aspen!”
8 Jul 2018
“Nice little hike and great campground ”
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Reviewed 13 August 2018

This was our first hike in the Aspen area upon arriving. It's about a 15-minute drive from Aspen and a very short trail—about 1-mile round trip. The way up isn't too challenging unless the altitude is getting you. You cross a beautiful waterfall at the...More

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Reviewed 8 July 2018 via mobile

We stayed 2 nights at the Weller Campground just around the corner from the trail. The campground was awesome! A small campground nestled among beautiful Aspen trees. Sites were smaller but private. We have a 25'RV and were able to fit, but probably nothing larger...More

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Reviewed 11 October 2016

This is supposed to be .6 mile one way, and easy. The distance may be correct, but I would not call it an easy trail. Getting to the lake is mostly uphill, and the walking is difficult due to lots of rocks in the trail....More

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Reviewed 19 September 2016

Last year when I first created this listing, the use of the trail was in question. There was a bridge under construction near the beginning of the trail and there weren’t really any instructions on what to do or if there was an alternate route....More

Thank logandiana
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

We just wanted to stretch our legs with the kids, we'd been driving a while. This is an easy summer hike ( I was even in flip flops). The kids were 8 and nearly 5. The little one held Dads hand, he did slip a...More

Thank Bruiserfan
Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

Some waterfall action! We were alone on the trail, so it was marvelously quiet - except for the rushing water. Perfection.

1  Thank Kimberleemcpike
Reviewed 16 September 2014

Last year on the way to Independence Pass from Aspen we passed several trailheads and camping areas along the road. All of them looked like they would be fun to explore. It took a while to plan ahead for these this year because we couldn’t...More

2  Thank logandiana
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