Brush Creek Trail (CO)

Colorado

Brush Creek Trail (CO) Facts

States: Colorado
Counties: Pitkin
Length: 5.5 miles
Trail end points: Highway 82 and Brush Creek Road
Trail surfaces: Asphalt
Trail category: Greenway/Non-RT
ID: 8792095
Trail activities: Bike, Inline Skating, Wheelchair Accessible, Walking

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Brush Creek Trail (CO) Description

The paved Brush Creek Trail begins at Highway 82 and winds along its namesake creek, paralleling Brush Creek Road, for nearly 6 miles to Snowmass Village. Note that there is little tree cover on the way to town.

Once you reach Snowmass Village, the trail provides access to both residential neighborhoods and busy commercial areas (including ski resorts, restaurants, and shops), as well as attractions like the Anderson Ranch Art Center.

At the north end of the trail, the scenic Rio Grande Trail can be picked up on the other side of Highway 82. It winds 42 miles through the Roaring Fork River Valley from Aspen to Glenwood Springs.

Parking and Trail Access

Parking can be found at the large lot at the north end of the trail (adjacent to Highway 82) and at the trailhead at the southern terminus of the trail.

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