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The Grottos Loop

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 4.0 (7)

Two erratic boulders, look at the base for scars left by wagon wheels of miners and travelers hauling their loads.


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Miles

0.8

KM

Point to Point

9,546' 2,910 m

High

9,515' 2,900 m

Low

42' 13 m

Up

40' 12 m

Down

3%

Avg Grade (2°)

10%

Max Grade (5°)

Dogs Unknown

Family Friendly A great spot to explore as a family.

Description

Roaring Fork River pools and spills over smooth boulders forming ice caves and spots for wading or sand castles in summer.

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  4.0 from 7 votes

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in Aspen

#9374

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in Aspen

#819

in Colorado

#9,374

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the cascades
Oct 9, 2019 near Aspen, CO
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Oct 9, 2019 near Aspen, CO

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Aug 17, 2020
Brittany Kennedy
Cool rock formations and beautiful falls. — 1h 05m
Jul 27, 2020
Samantha Orley
Jul 18, 2020
Chrystalina P
Jun 8, 2020
Eric Harrill
0.5mi
Jul 29, 2019
J Nizzle
Aug 5, 2018
Colin Hensen
Jul 23, 2018
Helene Gaglioti