Summer Activities in Aspen, Colorado
Biking and Mountain Biking:
Whether you are looking to do some road cycling or mountain biking there are many trails in and around Aspen you can ride you bike on. For mountain biking you can take the Burlingame Lift up the mountain to hit singletrack trails. If you are looking to road bike there are many trails in the valley and even can ride to Maroon Bells.
The Roaring Fork River and the Frying Pan are some of the most sought after waters in Aspen, Colorado. If you are used to casting a line, head out to one of the rivers or alpine lakes around Aspen. Never fly fished before, local guides offer half-day and full-day trips to show you the ins and outs of the sport. Check with local fly shops for current river conditions and recommendations on flies!
The Aspen and Snowmass areas have many trails that can be explored on foot. Hiking in Aspen is a summertime favorite. In the middle of summer between July and August you can experience the Colorado wildflowers!
Rafting in Aspen, Colorado may be the best part of your trip during the summer! Experience waters including calm Class 1 rapids or if you are looking for something more intense there are Class IV waters as well. The most popular rivers to raft on are the Colorado, Arkansas, or the Roaring Fork. You can book half-day or full-day trip and an adventure you won’t forget!