Meadows Trail is a short, pretty hike that begins in Aspen’s West End by Aspen Meadows Resort.
Meadows Trail: Getting there
Head west on Main Street, go through the “S” curve, then turn north (right) on 8th Street. The trail begins at 8th and Meadows.
Meadows Trail: The hike
Meadows Trail is an easy, one mile roundtrip hike next to Castle Creek.
Beginning at 8th and Meadows, the trail runs next to 8th Street.
At Aspen Meadows, turn left and head down the switchbacks behind the resort.
At the bottom of the switchbacks, Meadows Trail runs along Castle Creek, then intersects with Rio Grande Trail.
Additional Aspen, Colorado hikes
Aspen hiking overview
Rio Grande Trail
Hunter Creek Trail
River Run Trail
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