7 days in Aspen & Leadville Itinerary

7 days in Aspen & Leadville Itinerary

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Aspen
— 3 nights
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Leadville
— 3 nights

3
nights
Aspen

Aspen ©
Known as a ski resort town, Aspen's history goes back to its roots as a silver-mining village tucked away in an isolated valley of the Rocky Mountains.
Attractions like Buttermilk Mountain and Maroon Bells make great kid-friendly stops. When in Aspen, make a side trip to see Beaver Creek Ski Area in Beaver Creek, approximately Beaver Creek away. There's lots more to do: hit the slopes at Aspen Snowmass, hike along Maroon Lake Scenic Trail, and stroll through Ute Trail.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Aspen tour itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Aspen. Expect a daytime high around °F in March, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Leadville.

Things to do in Aspen

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Aspen Snowmass, Beaver Creek Ski Area
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Buttermilk Mountain ©
Buttermilk Mountain
Maroon Bells ©
Maroon Bells
Aspen Snowmass ©
Aspen Snowmass

3
nights
Leadville

Leadville ©
Leadville is the statutory city that is the county seat and only incorporated municipality in Lake County, Colorado, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes White Mountain Snowmobile Tours. Start off your visit on the 16th (Mon): stroll through Ski Cooper and then tour along fresh powder with White Mountain Snowmobile Tours. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Copper Mountain and then hit the slopes at Mayflower Gulch.

To see ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Leadville road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Aspen to Leadville takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Aspen in March: high temperatures in Leadville hover around °F and lows are around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Leadville

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks

Side Trip

Copper Mountain
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Copper Mountain ©
Copper Mountain
Ski Cooper ©
Ski Cooper
White Mountain Snowmobile Tours ©
White Mountain Snowmobile Tours

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