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Maroon Bells

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Address: Aspen Highlands, Aspen, CO
Phone Number: 19709251940
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Absolutely gorgeous scenery. A must see when coming to the Aspen area. I did not take the shuttle bus, as I preferred to come early and capture imagery as the sun came up. I... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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Scottsdale, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Absolutely gorgeous scenery. A must see when coming to the Aspen area. I did not take the shuttle bus, as I preferred to come early and capture imagery as the sun came up. I arrived around 6am and outside of a few hikers walking by was the first to arrive. Driving to Maroon Bells (only allowed after 5pm and up... More 

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Franklin, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Terrific visit to Maroon Bells! Parked easily at Aspen Highlands and took shuttle out to Maroon lake drop off site. My mother enjoyed her walk near Maroon lake, while we ventured out to Crater lake, which takes you to base area of Maroon Bells. Yes, it's as advertised, steep, rocky, and well worth the effort! We were treated to seeing... More 

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Schenectady, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Take a inexpensive bus ride to this magnificent mountain range and lake. Hike the many trials if would like. This is a must see.

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Thank Brian K
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Even on a cloudy day Maroon Bells is beautiful! Took my nana from Texas and she really enjoyed!! The scenic loop was closed so we weren't able to reach the waterfall but still really enjoyed our time!

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Aspen, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

When you visit our area Maroon Bells is a must!!! The most spectacular and serene experience. Biking to the Bells is fantastic and hiking into Crater lake is also recommended. Also, you can't take a bad photo there!!!

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Monument, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Everyone must get out to the Maroon Bells when visiting Aspen! If you arrive before 8:00 am or after 5:00 pm, you may enter with your vehicle; otherwise, you must take a shuttle. The best views are very close to the parking lots, so even if you are not up for hiking, it is still worth the visit!

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Laguna Beach
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you are even close to the area, you have to stop! Go early though, and I mean early. (no cars past 8am) It'll be worth it just for the photos. The Rangers are very friendly and knowledgable. The moose have been plentiful this summer so we got some great shots! (not too close though!)

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Lexington, Kentucky, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I'm a skier and had seen the Maroon Bells many times from the neighboring ski areas, but I'd never seen them in the summer. They did not disappoint. I drove up for the day from the Vail area and caught the second shuttle bus. The driver was informative pointing out spots to potentially see moose and described the hikes. It... More 

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Highlands Ranch, Colorado, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Trails can get crowded, so plan to get there early if you can. The hike was worth it though, amazing views!

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We were there twice on our Aspen vacation. Since it closes to cars at 8am, we came at 630am by car and it was worth it, less crowded and prettier somehow. Bad news, good news : both times we could not walk around Maroon Bells Lake because a couple of moose decided to ensconce themselves halfway around the lake. But... More 

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