Daily on the hour from 11AM - 3PM
Ride the Silver Queen Gondola to the top of Aspen Mountain and walk along Richmond Ridge with an ACES Naturalist guide. Wildflowers, wildlife, and mining history are just a few of the topics that will be shared as the walk winds up through the forest to a 360-degree viewpoint.
- 1 mile
- Approximately 45 minutes one-way
- Trailhead elevation 11,200ft, high point 11,300 ft
- Meet outside the Silver Queen Gondola (Please load onto the Gondola at least 20 minutes before the tour)
- Gondola tickets may be purchased at any Aspen/Snowmass ticket office
- Easy hiking
- No reservations
Offered for free in partnership with Aspen Skiing Company & the US Forest Service.