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Grottos Trail, Aspen
(4.6/5 based on 90+ reviews on the web)
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TripAdvisor
  • When the sun is shining into the grottos it just lights up. Interesting to see how a little bit of water can carve the rock. 
  • Location: It's on your left about 9 miles east of Aspen if you're traveling westbound on Highway 82. If you pass Weller Lake you've gone too far. Easy hike through dirt and smooth rock surfaces. Just ...  more »
  • This is a hidden gem---many people drive into Aspen & completely miss this; when you see the "Grottos Trail" sign, turn left & down into the parking lot. There are the Ice Caves trail, the Cascades tr...  more »
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  • Would give it a 5 star but we missed turn and found other crevice caves by mistake. Turn left at "Grotto trail" sign.
  • This a good spot to get out, walk around, and explore natural geological formations along Independence Pass
  • If you are looking for the waterfalls and ice caves keep going, this marker is not accurate. There is another attraction called the grottos 9 miles further from Aspen just past Wellers campground and worth the short hike!
  • Gorgeous little trail!