Independence Ghost Town Tour - Summer 2021

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Saturday June 19

1:30 PM  –  3:00 PM

A guided walking tour exploring 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.


Saturdays (June 15-Oct 2)
1:30 p.m. (1.5 hour in duration)
Meets at the Independence Ghost Town upper parking lot (16 miles east of Aspen on Highway 82)

$15 adult / $12 senior & children 18 and under (must be accompanied by an adult)

Space is limited to 8 people for all tours.

Registration is required, book below or call 970.925.3721.

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AHS money-back guarantee “Learn something NEW, or we’ll give your money back to you!”
AHS offers a money-back guarantee for all guided tours! We’re confident you’ll learn something from our historians and trained interpretive guides, but if not, we’ll happily refund your tour fee.