Aschroft Ghost Town

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  • Address: Colorado 81611, USA, Aspen, United States
  • Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +1-9709253721
  • Ticket Price: 5 USD
  • Time Required: 01:30 Hrs
  • Tags: Family And Kids
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The ghost town of Ashcroft was formerly the home of around 2000 residents and a thriving mining village. In the 19th century, the silver mine in this village ran out of its ore and the people tried to find other means of livelihood but failed. The opening of the Rio Grande Railway Line in Aspen sealed the fate of abandonment for Ashcroft. Today, there are only the empty buildings that remain as an evidence of a once-flourishing town. There are guided tours available to learn more about this town. You can also buy souvenirs from here. The town is protected by the Aspen Historical Society.

Aschroft Ghost Town Travel Tips

  • Tours are conducted only from June 12 to mid-September. 

Entrance Ticket Details For Aschroft Ghost Town

  • Children below the age of 12 do not need a ticket.

Aschroft Ghost Town Hours

  • The town is closed for visits from June 16 to October 7.

How to Reach Aschroft Ghost Town

  • You can hire a bike/car to get here.

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  • Aschroft Ghost Town Address: Colorado 81611, USA, Aspen, United States
  • Aschroft Ghost Town Contact Number: +1-9709253721
  • Aschroft Ghost Town Timing: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Aschroft Ghost Town Price: 5 USD
  • Time required to visit Aschroft Ghost Town: 01:30 Hrs
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  • 1.49% of people who visit Aspen include Aschroft Ghost Town in their plan

  • 77.78% of people start their Aschroft Ghost Town visit around 1 PM - 2 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr 30 Minutes to see Aschroft Ghost Town

Monday, Tuesday and Thursday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Aschroft Ghost Town

People normally club together Independence Pass and Crater Lake Trail while planning their visit to Aschroft Ghost Town.

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