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“A must see”
Review of Maroon Bells

Maroon Bells
Ranked #1 of 103 things to do in Aspen
Certificate of Excellence
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Thomasville, Georgia
Level 6 Contributor
294 reviews
84 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
“A must see”
Reviewed October 26, 2013

Ditto to all the rave reviews. I want to add that you need to watch for wildlife photo ops. we have the most marvelous photos of some marmots standing on their hind feet that we took from the car on the drive down the hill. We also saw some on the hike beyond the lake. there are deer and moose as well. Take the easy walk along the lake and on to a lovely waterfall. Very easy and most people will have no trouble at all. Be sure to take some shots back down the lake from the far end. This is a beautiful area for the whole family to enjoy. I suggest you go early so you can take your car in. That way you can take your pictures without too much of a crowd around and get some shots with no people in them. the light is right for the best photos too.

Visited September 2013
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Littleton
Level 4 Contributor
24 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
“Breathtaking”
Reviewed October 24, 2013

We went near sunset and so it wasn't the best time as the sun blinded us at first from even seeing the mountains, but within 20 minutes, the sun backlit the Maroon Bells and it was a sight I'll never forget. So peaceful and serene.

Visited October 2013
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Charleston, West Virginia, United States
Level 3 Contributor
16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Gorgeous”
Reviewed October 24, 2013

Pictures can't capture the beauty of the Maroon Bells. Took the hard, but worth it, hike to Crater Lake. This is a must do hike, as the view is astounding. Take the time to visit this amazing place.

Visited October 2013
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Columbus, Ohio
Level 3 Contributor
10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Majestic!”
Reviewed October 23, 2013

My partner and I camped 3 nights at the Silver Queen campground and day hiked this beautiful area. Colorado's most scenic area, indeed!

Visited September 2013
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Houston, Texas, USA
Level 4 Contributor
29 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Hiking and Picture op”
Reviewed October 21, 2013

Best mountain picture of peaks called The Bells, reflected in the lake. Easy hikes around the lake or graduated hikes up to another lake and beyond.

Visited August 2013
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