Glenwood Springs has a wide variety of trails and bike paths that cater to all athletic abilities. From steep single tracks and rugged hikes to miles of smoothly paved bike paths, you can enjoy playing in the mountains all year long!
NORDIC SKIING OPPORTUNITIES:
West Elk Loops: New Castle
Babbish Gulch: Sunlight
Upper and Lower Wulfsohn: Glenwood Springs
Spring Gulch: Carbondale
Merriam Gulch: Carbondale
Rio Grande Trail*: from Aspen to Carbondale
Snowmass Golf Course: Snowmass Village
Aspen Golf Course: Aspen
Maroon Creek Rd: Aspen
Whenever planning a back country hike, even just a day hike, it's important to bring along these essential items:
Navigation: Map, compass, altimeter, GPS device, personal locator beacon (PLB) or satellite messenger
Sun Protection: UV-protective clothing, sunglasses, and sunscreen
Headlamp or flashlight: It's smart to have one in your pack even for day-trips in case of an emergency. Remember extra batteries!