Located deep in the Ashcroft Valley, this ghost town offers access to both stunning mountain beauty and Old West history. In ... More
Ashcroft Ghost Town
Located deep in the Ashcroft Valley, this ghost town offers access to both stunning mountain beauty and Old West history. In 1883, this former mining town was prospering with 20 saloons, a school and two newspapers. But in 1885, the silver mine went bust and with it went the town's population and its future. Today twelve original buildings that include the Blue Mirror Saloon, the Mercantile Building and Whispering Swede Cabin still stand as silent monuments to a bygone era. Guided tours are available during the summer only.
This 17 mile (27 kilometer) hike presents a continuous visual buffet line of amazing mountain scenery. Gin clear alpine lakes,
cascading streams, beaver ponds, and endless mountain peaks are the norm rather than the exception. Time this two day ...
At this center, it is hard to tell if the real art is inside on display or outside. The impressive
landscape, with a historic building (a former hydroelectric plant) obscured beneath a small forest of aspen trees and the ...
Since 1970, this town mainstay has been one of Aspen's more affordable lodging choices. Located on Main Street (you cannot
miss the towering spread eagle sculpture perched on the roof), the lodge offers easy access to downtown, and the ...
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