Gunnison and Pitkin Counties: Castle Peak
Located in central Colorado in the Elk Mountains, about 12 miles south of Aspen, and 4 miles east of East Maroon Pass. This long day hike on trail and scree leads to a small, rocky Fourteener summit with the option of a nearby Fourteener subpeak. This eTrail will guide you to the highest point in this Colorado county. Inside you will find clear directions to the trailhead and to the summit. Also included is a detailed historical overview of the county and camping suggestions.
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Directions to: Gunnison and Pitkin Counties: Castle Peakprint directions
Trail Statistics & Information
|Elevation Gain||4,465 ft|
|Season||July - September|
|Trailhead Elevation||9,800 ft|
|Top Elevation||14,265 ft|
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