Walking approximately 3 miles throughout the day, about 2 miles in morning and 1 mile in afternoon; all on maintained dirt trails and sidewalks. Narrow, easy-to-walk trail with occasional steps in mine, some damp surfaces. Getting on/off motorcoach; driving approximately 34 miles total; about 2.5 hours total throughout the day, with stops.
At the inn, we’ll enjoy a tasty breakfast buffet featuring hot and cold items, plus milk, juice, coffee, tea, water.
We’ll travel by motorcoach to the spectacular Maroon Bells Lake where we’ll enjoy an easy hike around the lake with interesting things to discover. Maroon Bells are one of the most popular and photographed mountain attractions in Colorado.
At Maroon Bells, we’ll have boxed lunches.
Next, we’ll transfer by motorcoach where we’ll discover the mining heritage of Aspen with an exciting trip underground to a working silver mine. Expert retired miners will lead the way with lively narration about the history and techniques of mining. We will also see the actual equipment and the underground vein of silver.
At a popular local pizza restaurant, we’ll have a variety of pizzas and salad. Soft drinks, coffee, tea, water included, other beverages available for purchase.
At leisure. You may wish to enjoy the swimming pool at the hotel.