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Maroon Bells

Aspen Highlands, End of Maroon Creek Road, Aspen, CO
+1 970-925-1940
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A MUST SEE in Aspen!

I took my girlfriend here our last day in aspen and Maroon Bells didn't disappoint. This was... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Houston, Texas
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Must see in Colorado!

It is a wonderful place to view the mountains. The view is spectacular. You would be surrounded by... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Devi P
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Aspen Highlands, End of Maroon Creek Road, Aspen, CO
+1 970-925-1940
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I took my girlfriend here our last day in aspen and Maroon Bells didn't disappoint. This was definitely the way to end our trip to aspen and was by far the most romantic spot we hit. Even on an overcast day Maroon Bells gave us...More

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Reviewed yesterday

It is a wonderful place to view the mountains. The view is spectacular. You would be surrounded by mountains with a lank in the front of you. When we visited in the evening there was a reflection of the mountains on the lake. The water...More

Thank Devi P
Reviewed 2 days ago

A once in a lifetime experience. This is one of the most beautiful places that I have ever been to. It is 100% Stunning. From the moment you get off the bus you will be amazed. We bought the Perfect Summer Package for $33. That...More

1  Thank Doug S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a must do when in Colorado! Pictures just don't do them justice. We did the crater lake hike and got a great view - we also lucked out and had great weather. It was super easy to catch the bus from Aspen Highlands...More

1  Thank Tari E
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had a great 11 mile hike up to Buckskin Pass. The mountain goats and wildflowers were amazing. The views are amazing.

Thank Steelveins
Reviewed 3 days ago

car traffic is restricted so we had to use the shuttle. The place is majestic. We walked to the waterfalls after the lake.

Thank Ana María P
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Everyone wants to go to the spectacular Marion Bells!! Little known facts: get here before 8 a.m. or after 5 p.m. and you can drive right up to the Bells. Otherwise, you have to park at the bottom an d take a shuttle bus. It...More

Thank Flaglady80424
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

WOW!!!! The fact that you can get a full day pass with gondola rides up Aspen Mountain and the bus/shuttle takes you right to the Maroon Bells - soooo glad my awesome wife looked them up on TripAdvisor... and suggested we come. Sooo awesome!!!

Thank PhotoScott
Reviewed 4 days ago

We drove 630 miles from El Paso Tx to Aspen Co. for one of the very best backpacks in USA, . Started Sunday about 2pm enjoying the stunning views of the Maroon bells , the lake, and the reflection of the bells, On this counterclockwise...More

Thank Oscar A
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited the marroon bells, spent 2hrs around the lake... can't find the words to describe. Nature at it's best.

Thank Jean-luc V
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Diana P
12 August 2017|
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Response from Simon N | Reviewed this property |
The bus ride from Aspen Highlands is only 20 minutes. The bus has no onboard restroom facilities. They are available near where the bus stops at the top of the hill.
Andrew H
5 August 2017|
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Response from KCNY2000 | Reviewed this property |
No swimming in the lake. No going into the lake from what I understand as the water is protected, but unfortunately many people walk in and one group even climbed on to the beaver's dam.

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