Parks/Trails

Open Space

Over 1.100 acres of open space can be found within and around the City of Aspen. The City is proud to offer these vital resources to the public, providing a natural experience for you to explore and enjoy. The City of Aspen is committed to preserving, protecting, and enhancing its natural surroundings with the 2001 voter-approved funding for the purchase of open space. These parcels encompass wetlands, shrub lands, and forested areas.

For additional information, contact Brian Flynn, Open Space and Special Projects Manager, or call 970.429.2035.

The City of Aspen is a participating member of COSA, Colorado Open Space Alliance: www.coloradoopenspace.org.

 

 Open Space Parcel

 Location

 Acres

Annie Mitchell Deer Hill & Pass Go Lane

4

Aspen Mass Hwy. 82 and Smith Way Road  

35

Barbee     Shadow Mt. at Aspen Street

13

Burlingame     Deer Hill and Hwy. 82

161

Cozy Point Briush Creek and Hwy. 82 (west)

170

Cozy Point South    Brush Creek and  Hwy. 82 (east)

129

Freddie Fisher Park    N. Riverside Ave. and Cooper

0.5

Garrish King Street

0.5

Holy Cross    Castle Creek Bridge

1

Hummingbird Hunter Creek Valley

14

Hunter Valley Way Smuggler Mountain

10

Jennie Adair Rio Grande Trail & Puppy Smith St.

1

James H. Smith Open Space Hwy. 82 (east of town)

71

Little Ajax West Hopkins and Fifth Street

1

Little Cloud Shadow Mountain at Fourth Street

2

Marolt Open Space Castle Creek Rd. and Hwy. 82

35

Maroon Creek Wetlands Maroon Creek (below Aspen Golf Course)

6

Mascotte 99 Smuggler Mountain

9

Millionaire Mill Site On Aspen Mountain

3

Meadowlands Castle Creek and Meadows

25

Mills Property Brush Creek and Hwy. 82

31

Moore Playing Fields Near Aspen High School and ARC

2

Prockter Neale and Queen Streets

1

Red Butte Trail access on Cemetery Lane

100

Sky Mountain Park Brush Creek/Owl Creek Roads      845

Smuggler Open Space

Smuggler Mountain

236

Thomas Property Castle Creek Rd. and State Hwy. 82

47

Trueman Con Easement NE corner of Hallam and Monarch

0.5

Ute Cemetery Ute Avenue

2

Ute Mesa 1001 Ute Avenue

4