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Fantastic Beauty

Fantastic Beauty but rocky trail. If you go to the West Maroon Summit from Maroon Lake, it is 13... read more

Reviewed October 7, 2016
Beautiful trail - but which end to start with?

Cam back from another beautiful trip to Aspen. This is a great hike for starting the trip or... read more

Reviewed July 25, 2016
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Oct 7, 2016
“Fantastic Beauty”
Jul 25, 2016
“Beautiful trail - but which end to start with?”
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Reviewed October 7, 2016

Fantastic Beauty but rocky trail. If you go to the West Maroon Summit from Maroon Lake, it is 13 mi. and 3,000 ft. elevation gain. I loved it.

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed July 25, 2016

Cam back from another beautiful trip to Aspen. This is a great hike for starting the trip or wrapping up the trip...depending on which end of the trail you start with. This trall (#1975) can be started at the trail head off Divide drive approaching...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed June 27, 2016

Because it's positively one of the THE most beautiful trails I've ever been to in Aspen. And I've seen a bunch. The trail is located off the same road as the restaurant Krabloonik, and you stay to the left as the road splits. You don't...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed May 22, 2014

I hiked in before sunrise in June, many years ago. A near freezing early morning hike that was ski jacket in and a big enough pack to stash it on the way out. The place is beautiful. Make sure you have plenty of camera memory...More

Date of experience: June 2013
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Reviewed July 9, 2012

we were on Gov't trail - i think this is the one this title refers too. not a beginner trail. challanging for intermediates, a blast for advanced. travel Snowmass to Aspen. more down than up. Rocks, roots, drops, climbs, streams, steep in places, beautiful meadows...More

Date of experience: July 2012
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Reviewed March 19, 2012

great grooming and you have a choice wide runs and trees groomers and not groomed trails the only thing that disturbed me was the fact that for two day I Did NOT seen a single ski patrol on the mountain and were there from 9.15...More

Date of experience: March 2012
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Reviewed March 3, 2012

Really enjoyed this mountain. Great for all skill levels!

Date of experience: March 2012
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Reviewed February 8, 2012

If you like tough hiking and great views mostly away from civilization...this one is for you.

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Reviewed October 6, 2011

Wow, was I ever surprised to see the enormous mountain ranges surrounding me...beauty right before my eyes like nothing I've ever seen before. All sorts of mountain ranges and none looked the same...hiking trails are all free and there are numerous ones all over the...More

Date of experience: August 2011
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