Rio Grande Trail
Accessed via Buttermilk Rd in Aspen, this 12-mile single-track trail runs all the way to Snowmass. The round trip can take 3 to 4.5...
Popular with snowboarders of all levels, Buttermilk was voted #1 by Transworld Snowboarding Magazine Reader’s Poll for best park and...
Owl Creek Trail
This scenic, unpaved but quite smooth roadside trail connects Aspen with Snowmass Village, cutting through groves and open meadows as it...
Woody Creek Tavern
Enjoying a 100% agave tequila and fresh-lime margarita at the late, great gonzo journalist Hunter S Thompson’s favorite watering hole is...
Next door to the famous tavern in ramshackle Woody Creek, this community center cum cafe is just as groovy but in a different way....
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Rio Grande Trail information
This bike trail rambles for 42 mostly paved miles along a former railroad corridor from Aspen to Glenwood Springs, passing through Basalt and Carbondale.