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. Incredible views on all sides make this hike unique. Wildflowers, wildlife and mining history are just a few of the topics that can be shared as the walk winds up through the forest and up 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.