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“free ride down”

Silver Queen Gondola
Ranked #7 of 102 things to do in Aspen
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: For great views of the surrounding area, hop aboard this popular gondola that takes 18 minutes to get to the top of Aspen Mountain. Summer 2015 Hours Daily: June 20 - September 7, 2015 Weekends: May 23-25, 30-31; June 6-7, 13-14; September 12-13, 19-20, 26-27; October 3-4 Silver Queen Gondola Hours: 10 am - 4 pm (last ride down at 4:30 pm)
Denver, Colorado
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133 reviews
52 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
“free ride down”
Reviewed July 9, 2012

if you are fit you can walk up Ajax mt, 3,000 ft vertical, about 2+ hrs - and its a free ride down with great views both ways. Of course great views from the top of the mountain and other trails to hike.

Visited July 2012
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San Diego, California
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174 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
“Great ride and views”
Reviewed July 9, 2012

amazing views of the mountain - especially in the summer time.

Visited July 2012
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Lebanon, Missouri
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146 reviews
47 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
“Great ride!”
Reviewed July 7, 2012

The Gondola was comfortable and smooth. The view here are wonderful of the mountains and the downtown area of Aspen.

Visited July 2012
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New York, NY
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13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
“Pet friendly cars and a gorgeous view!”
Reviewed July 7, 2012

We got our dog his own photo pass for $12 -- great souvenir.

Visited July 2012
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Tampa, FL
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257 reviews
61 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
“Amazing views”
Reviewed July 1, 2012

Great way to see the entire Aspen area from a high elevation. Would recommend it to others.

Visited June 2012
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