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Aspen Walking Tours

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Address: 320 E Hyman Ave, Aspen, CO 81611-1918
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+1 970-948-4349

Stories of Ghosts, Murder, & Mayhem or Classic History, Dean's Aspen...

Stories of Ghosts, Murder, & Mayhem or Classic History, Dean's Aspen Walking Tours are guaranteed to entertain the local and visitor alike. Aspen's Past to Present is a classic walking tour of historic downtown Aspen, while Aspen's DarkSide is an evening walk that delves into the tarnished past of this silver boom town, and the Burial Hill walk gets personal with the residents of Aspen's pioneer cemetery.

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Great way to spend an evening

Our guide, Dean, was a real trooper when he agreed to take us on a night time tour in the middle of December! We all bundled up, learned a lot about the town, and had a great... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2017
Hermosa Beach, CA
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Hermosa Beach, CA
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Reviewed 13 April 2017

Our guide, Dean, was a real trooper when he agreed to take us on a night time tour in the middle of December! We all bundled up, learned a lot about the town, and had a great time. We did this on our first night, which I recommend, as we also got to get a little feel for the town... More 

Thank rayrayinLA
Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed 8 April 2017

My husband and I really enjoyed the downtown tour! Dean is a friendly and entertaining tour guide! He loves history and Aspen! We learned many interesting and informative things about the town, past and present, and its buildings. Being our first visit to Aspen, we had many questions and Dean was able to answer all of them! This is a... More 

Thank Mary Lou D
Jupiter, Florida
1 review
Reviewed 5 April 2017

We have done this Ghost tour four times, bringing different groups of family and friends, and it never gets old. Dean makes it so much fun and we always walk away entertained with great tidbits of Aspen history and legend.

Thank hannatrips
Brooklyn, New York
1 review
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Coming to Aspen for the first time, I had so many questions about the history of the area. Luckily for me, I was able to learn everything I wanted to know during Aspen's Dark Side tour. Dean is a great storyteller with a bounty of scary stories in his arsenal - some of which stick with you forever. This tour... More 

Thank catcathart
Ventura, California
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3 reviews
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Dean lead us through the streets of Aspen after explaining the topography of the Valley. He explained the history and even had a silver dollar to help share the silver mining history of the area. He traced the development of the town from the Ute Indians to current time. Even the historical and current business development was shared. All in... More 

Thank patriciahandfinger
Newport Beach, CA
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Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Dean gave us a very informative tour of Aspen with lots of historical info and insight. I've been to Aspen a couple times before but learned so much on this tour. Dean does a great job of bringing history to life and showing us places we never would have seen otherwise. Well worth your time!!

Thank plumeria54
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Reviewed 12 December 2016

Very informative tour with plenty of exercise involved. Dean even went out of his way to show us a few more sites as a bonus. Highly recommended.

Thank The_Travlah
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Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Dean did a great job walking us around Aspen. We learned about Aspen, ate and drank our way through the town! Some of the stops included Justice Snows, BBs, Hops Culture and the John Denver Sanctuary Park. I really enjoyed the PDA drink at Justice Snows. Thanks Dean!

Thank xxoox
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Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed our hour long walk with dean..perfect mix of local history and spooky tales..would definitely do again!

Thank Ben D
Baltimore, Maryland
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Reviewed 1 September 2016

The Dark Side tour revealed many interesting facts about the history of Aspen. I especially liked seeing some of the historical buildings that Dean included in the tour.

Thank dianehlott

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