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Maroon Lake Scenic Trail, Aspen

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Hiking Trail · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
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Barely stretching for 3 km (1.9 mi), Maroon Lake Scenic Trail offers views of the wine-colored peaks of the iconic Maroon Bells, one of the most-photographed mountains in North America. This moderate scenic track meanders along the brook that flows into the lake, past many benches you can rest at, and interpretive signposts that provide information about the area. Amenities include public restrooms and water fountains. PutMaroon Lake Scenic Trail into our Aspen trip itinerary planning website and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • A bit challenging but much fun. Was a little wet from melting snow but the weather was great and the view was staggerig. 
    A bit challenging but much fun. Was a little wet from melting snow but the weather was great and the view was staggerig.  more »
  • Our favorite site during our ten day road trip through Colorado. This is a must see. The trail is very easy for the entire family. 
    Our favorite site during our ten day road trip through Colorado. This is a must see. The trail is very easy for the entire family.  more »
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  • Absolutely beautiful
  • Must visit location... I hated hiking prior visiting this

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