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The John Denver Sanctuary, Aspen

Categories: Monuments, Nature & Parks, Tourist Spots
Inspirock Rating:
4.7/5 based on 380+ reviews on the web
Pay your respects to the famed singer and songwriter, or simply take a stroll among the flowers and gardens of the tranquil site--with inspirational quotes inscribed in the stones--at The John Denver Sanctuary. Walk through the sanctuary and find lyrics engraved in the rocks, providing an atmosphere of serenity that complements the beautiful landscape. The inscriptions of quotes, song excerpts, and tributes to the singer glisten in the sun, even in the winter. Stroll in the sanctuary, which is the largest perennial flower garden in the area, and admire its plants and greenery. Use our Aspen itinerary builder to visit The John Denver Sanctuary on your trip to Aspen, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • Very peaceful but thought it might have music or information on the life of John Denver. We just happened to visit on the anniversary of his death..thought there would be more to his memory, so a litt...  read more »
  • Wasn't sure what to expect but was so glad to have visited this lovely garden. Am a huge John Denver fan so it was lovely to see the lyrics of some of his beloved songs etched in granite in John's Son...  read more »
  • My wife and I vacationed in beautiful Colorado in September, 2016. We visited the John Denver Sanctuary in Aspen on 9/21/16. My wife has been an avid John Denver Fan for at least 40 years. We came to ...  read more »
  • I cannot explain to you how beautiful this place is. It is amazing! truly spectacular! You have to take a walk here if you are ever in Aspen!
  • An amazing garden to find solitude.
  • Peaceful ..... Easily sense why John was inspired by the mountaina
  • Stunningly beautiful!
  • Impressive landscaping
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