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Independence Ghost Town Tour

August 14 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Friday, repeating until October 2, 2020

June 19 – October 2

Fridays at 10:30am (1.5 hours)

Meets at the Independence Ghost Town upper parking lot (16 miles east of Aspen on Highway 82)

$15 adult / $12 seniors and children 18 and under

A weekly guided tour to explore the Independence Ghost Town where, legend has it, prospectors struck gold on July 4, 1879 making the area the first mining site in the Roaring Fork Valley. Today, Independence is an archaeological preserve located just below the continental Divide and a “don’t-miss stop” on Independence Pass along the Top of the Rockies’ Scenic Byway.

ALL TOURS WILL REQUIRE ADVANCE RESERVATIONS. Call 970.925.3721 to book.

All tours will be capped at a maximum of 6 participants and current masking, social distancing, and public health requirements will be strictly observed. Click here for Pitkin County’s “5 commitments to containment,” additional local public health requirements, and more resources.

Details

Date:
August 14
Time:
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Website:
https://aspenhistory.org

Venue

Independence Ghost Town
16 miles east of Aspen on Hwy 82 + Google Map
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Details

Date:
August 14
Time:
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Website:
https://aspenhistory.org

Venue

Independence Ghost Town
16 miles east of Aspen on Hwy 82 + Google Map