Tabor Creek Trail

MODERATE 3 reviews

Tabor Creek Trail is a 7.4 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Aspen, Colorado that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and birding and is best used from June until September. Dogs are also able to use this trail.

DISTANCE
7.4 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
2355 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

dog friendly

birding

hiking

nature trips

walking

forest

lake

river

views

wild flowers

wildlife

Directions from Aspen: Drive 10 miles east of Aspen on Highway 82 to Lincoln Creek Road. Turn right and drive 4.1 miles on Lincoln Creek Road to the Tabor Creek Trailhead.

hiking
11 months ago

Have heard awesome things about this hike, but unfortunately for us the river was not passable as of 6/27/16.

Sunday, July 05, 2015

Looked nice but river crossing at the start was too difficult as of early July

hiking
Thursday, April 03, 2014

This trailhead is not marked well, but it is an awesome hike up Tabor Creek to Jerry Lake, Tabor Lake, which is not marked, or up to Tabor Pass. Awesome wildflowers,scenic views, wildlife,and good fly fishing at Tabor Lake for good sized cutthroat trout.