Aspen-Sopris Ranger District


Aspen-Sopris

Aspen-Sopris Ranger District manages five Wilderness areas and the spectacular Maroon Bells Scenic Area. The historic Crystal Mill, Ashcroft ghost town, and the small mining town of Marble are all nearby.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: The Carbondale Office will be closed for construction until 2025. Please visit the Supervisor's Office in Glenwood Springs for any Aspen-Sopris related inquiries. The Supervisor's Office is open Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.
Usage: Medium-Heavy
Restrictions:
Closest Towns: Aspen, CO; Carbondale, CO
Operated By: Forest Service
Information Center: Supervisor's Office: 
900 Grand Avenue
Glenwood Springs, CO 81601
Phone: (970) 945-2521

Recreation Map

Map showing recreational areas. Map Information

Activities

Road Cycling


Areas for Road Cycling at Aspen-Sopris Ranger District

Day Hiking

Areas for Day Hiking at Aspen-Sopris Ranger District

Backpacking

Areas for Backpacking at Aspen-Sopris Ranger District

Big Game Hunting

Areas for Big Game Hunting at Aspen-Sopris Ranger District

Viewing Wildlife

Areas for Viewing Wildlife at Aspen-Sopris Ranger District

Viewing Plants

Areas for Viewing Plants at Aspen-Sopris Ranger District

Viewing Scenery

Areas for Viewing Scenery at Aspen-Sopris Ranger District

OHV Road Riding

Areas for OHV Road Riding at Aspen-Sopris Ranger District

OHV Trail Riding

Visitor Programs

Areas for Visitor Programs at Aspen-Sopris Ranger District

Interpretive Areas

Areas for Interpretive Areas at Aspen-Sopris Ranger District

Visitor Centers

Areas for Visitor Centers at Aspen-Sopris Ranger District

Scenic Driving

Areas for Scenic Driving at Aspen-Sopris Ranger District

Boating - Motorized

Areas for Boating - Motorized at Aspen-Sopris Ranger District

Boating - Non-Motorized

Areas for Boating - Non-Motorized at Aspen-Sopris Ranger District

Swimming

Areas for Swimming at Aspen-Sopris Ranger District

Sledding/Tubing

Areas for Sledding/Tubing at Aspen-Sopris Ranger District

Skiing/Snowboarding

Areas for Skiing/Snowboarding at Aspen-Sopris Ranger District

XC Skiing/Snowshoeing

Areas for XC Skiing/Snowshoeing at Aspen-Sopris Ranger District

Snowmobiling

Areas for Snowmobiling at Aspen-Sopris Ranger District

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
39.400337

  Longitude : 
-107.213155