Hike Crested Butte’s spectacular wilderness, past the Maroon Bells and into the town of Aspen, for the ultimate Rocky Mountain hiking adventure.
Officially the wildflower capital of Colorado, Crested Butte is an outdoor haven where Nordic tracks and downhill slopes transform into an invigorating trail network for summer hikers. Enjoy an easy-going hike along the Lower Loop Trail where the prairie meets the mountains. Explore the town, Mount Crested Butte and associated ski resort before a full-day hike up-and-over West Maroon Pass into the renowned ski village of Aspen. Spend three days hiking around the Elk Mountains, exploring the White River National Forest and experiencing a canvas of colors, plentiful sunshine and crisp mountain air.