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Hike: Castle Creek Valley

Our Green World Day Hike has it all; after a jaunt through the silver mining ghost town of Ashcroft, the trail wanders up along Castle Creek to wildflower meadows and spectacular big sky views. Experience Maroon Bells-type scenery without the big crowds.

Tours offered in partnership with Pine Creek Cookhouse


3.5 miles round trip

High Point:

9,800 ft

Starting Elevation:

9,500 feet

Average Time:

3 – 5 hours including lunch

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