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Address: 320 E Hyman Ave, Aspen, CO 81611-1918
Phone Number: 970-948-4349
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Stories of Ghosts, Murder, & Mayhem or Classic History, Dean's Aspen...

Stories of Ghosts, Murder, & Mayhem or Classic History, Dean's Aspen Walking Tours are guaranteed to entertain the local and visitor alike. Aspen's Past to Present is a classic walking tour of historic downtown Aspen, while Aspen's DarkSide is an evening walk that delves into the tarnished past of this silver boom town, and the Burial Hill walk gets personal with the residents of Aspen's pioneer cemetery.

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Great time

Really enjoyed our hour long walk with dean..perfect mix of local history and spooky tales..would definitely do again!

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 days ago
Ben D
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Really enjoyed our hour long walk with dean..perfect mix of local history and spooky tales..would definitely do again!

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Thank Ben D
Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Dark Side tour revealed many interesting facts about the history of Aspen. I especially liked seeing some of the historical buildings that Dean included in the tour.

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Thank dianehlott
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took the "Dark Side of Aspen" tour, and it was an absolute blast. Dean is friendly and incredibly knowledgable about local history, and was happy to dive into side stories and answer history questions where the group was interested. I learned a lot and had a great time.

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Thank Aaron F
Stamford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016

Dean's tour was great fun. We spent 1 1/2 hours with him, walking around downtown Aspen & listening to the history of the town & being shown its notable buildings. Dean was funny, very animated & really put the town into context for us. If it had not rained, we probably would have covered some more ground, but instead we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

Dean was so informative and fun-it was the highlight of our Aspen visit- after our tour he suggested places to eat, shop and view. There were 6 of us and EVERYONE LOVED THE TOUR. Highly recommend it!

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Boca Raton, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016

I really enjoyed the Dark Side of Aspen tour. Dean was a fantastic guide and it's easy to see that he enjoys giving the tour. He provided us with a lot of interesting stories and the tour includes a nice combination of Aspen's history, Aspen's supposed hauntings and true crime stories. The tour lasted approximately an hour and the walking... More 

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Mount Pleasant, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016

Dean's tour and stories were excellent! He really gave us some interesting info while introducing us to the history of Aspen. Plus, even in the rain it was fun and he took care to make sure we were not rained-upon!

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Thank Mary L
Aspen, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

A lovely Summer activity...great narration by docent about local structures and the people who inhabit them

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Olathe, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015

We had a blast. The guide was so fun and entertaining. I would recommend it for anyone who enjoys history and spooky stories!

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Southlake, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

Dean is a charming and knowledgeable host for this one hour walking tour. We learned some general history of the town as well as stories of the murder and mayhem that has surrounded Aspen in the early days as well as more recent history.

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