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amazing views

My husband and I had some time to kill and wanted to go on a short hike in the beautiful weather... read more

Reviewed 25 September 2018
Littleton, Colorado
Snowshoeing on the Ditch Trail

The Ditch Trail is a really nice trail to snowshoe along. The terrain is mostly level and the views... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2018
Sandi T
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Reviewed 25 September 2018

My husband and I had some time to kill and wanted to go on a short hike in the beautiful weather, so we noticed a trail that is a ski run in the winter. What a beautiful hike we had, and so peaceful up there....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank shalr623
Reviewed 24 July 2018

I selected this trail because I only had the morning on the day I was leaving town to do some hiking. The trail is mostly level, goes through both tree shaded and open areas. Wildflowers can be superb the days after evening rainfalls. Good area...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

The Ditch Trail is a really nice trail to snowshoe along. The terrain is mostly level and the views are beautiful. The trail is 1.7 miles long and there are few people along the trail in winter. Park at the Upper Divide lot. Scenic, peaceful...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Sandi T
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Loved this hike! We had our 8 month old in a pack and even though moderate, completely doable. The leaves were still hanging on and the views were beautiful!

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Tanya L
Reviewed 30 August 2017

I hiked the Nature Trail which is fairly level and only about 1 mile one way. It is beautiful and shady. Great for children. I also hiked the Rim Trail South which has fairly significant elevations, lots of switchbacks and beautiful vistas. This is a...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Mindy G
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Numerous trails but our favorite was the Rim Trail South. We started at Snowmass Village, and from there it is definitely a moderate hike up the mountain, although AllTrails app will tell you it is easy. The top is really a great payoff; there is...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank JenniferS7712
Reviewed 26 July 2017

All of the trails that we found were either paved-ish or so well worn that they were hardly trails. Lots of flat, easy walking with views of the hills if you look up and views of the houses on the hill if you look a...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Roger P
Reviewed 26 July 2017

We rented mountain bikes and rode up to the ying yang and then down the other side and ended up at the Rodeo bus station. It was very fun. It was brutally hot in the middle of a July day so I would recommend getting...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank noeybear
Reviewed 13 July 2017

I have never hiked in my 52 years! Had the greatest time! The view, the outdoors and the scenery were just magnificent! Can't wait to come back!

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Bonnie F
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

There is a trail called the Tom Blake trail off of owl creek road. There is parking at the trailhead. It's a unique hike, not real difficult but in the summer there are huge Aspen trees and lots of wild flowers. We enjoyed how different...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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29 May 2015|
Response from UKvacationer |
Sorry, should read gondola. Our first visit to Snowmass, any suggestions re hiking trails. Do you advise getting a 'bear spray'?