North of Crested Butte and southwest of Aspen, a breath-taking horseback riding loop can be formed with the West Maroon Trail and the East Marron Trail in the Maroon Bells-Snowmass Wilderness.Read More
Located in southwest Colorado, the horseback ride up Russlers Gulch is one of the epic high alpine trail rides in the Rockies. The route starts north of Gothic townsite and runs east up Russlers Gulch into the box canyon.
The mountains around Crested Butte are laced with scenic high-alpine horse trails. From wildflower meadows to above-treeline treks, this is a mecca for horseback riders.