Maroon Bells and Crater Lake Hiking
No trip to Aspen would be complete without visiting the Maroon Bells. Don't let the crowds deter you or the fact that you have to take a bus from Aspen Highlands Village mid-June through Labor Day (and on the weekends throughout September).
Destination Distance From Downtown
Time To Complete
Summer and Fall
Mid-May to mid-October (snow dependent)
On Leash Only
Free permit needed for backcountry