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The Grottos Loop

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 4.2 (10)

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


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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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  4.2 from 10 votes

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in Aspen

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the cascades
Oct 9, 2019 near Aspen, CO
Beautiful views of the Cascades.
Aug 25, 2021 near Aspen, CO
cascades
Oct 9, 2019 near Aspen, CO

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Aug 17, 2020
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Cool rock formations and beautiful falls. — 1h 05m
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