Four Pass Loop - West Maroon to Buckskin, CO

US Forest Service

Four Pass Loop - West Maroon to Buckskin

ALERT: Due to recent bear activity, a portion of the Four Pass Loop is closed to camping. A bear canister is also required in certain areas. Click here to download a map & information about the...[more]




The Maroon Lake trailhead is located 6 1/2 miles southwest of Aspen, Colorado, on Maroon Creek Road. From Highway 82 take the Maroon Creek Road exit at the roundabout on the West edge of town. Follow Maroon Creek Road to the Maroon Bells Welcome Station.  Day users and overflow backpackers be asked to park at Aspen Highlands and take a bus to the trailhead.  Backpackers parking at the Maroon Lake trailhead, please only park in the designated overnight lot.

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