Aspen Mountain Walk

Daily Naturalist-guided tour on Aspen Mountain.

Aspen Mountain Walk is offered daily on the hour from 11am - 3pm. This year, due to Gondola maintenance at Aspen Mountain, tours will run from Friday, July 2, 2021 - Monday, September 6, 2021.

Explore the top of Aspen Mountain on Richmond Ridge on a guided tour with an ACES Naturalist. 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.

  • 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
  • 45 minute one-way tour, approximately 1 mile
  • Trailhead elevation 11,200ft, high point 11,300 ft
  • Easy hiking, leisurely pace
  • No reservations

Offered for free in partnership with Aspen Skiing Company & the U.S. Forest Service.

Stay tuned for any updates based on federal, state, and local public health orders.




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Daily on the hour from 11am-3pm




  • Adults
  • Families