15 / Castle Creek Road

Castle Creek Road (County Road 15) is a very scenic drive, totally paved but steep, high in Colorado’s Rocky Mountains. Road leads to Ashcroft, a mining ghost town founded in 1880 and featuring the restored remains of several historic buildings. Route is usually
impassable from mid November till mid May. There are a number of unforgettable hikes you can take as you drive the road. The gorgeous drive features a few steep sections and tight turns. At the end of the road, a minor unpaved road climbs up to Taylor Peak at 3.602m (11,817ft). From Aspen, the road is 21.24km (13.2 miles) long. Over this distance the elevation gain is 562 meters.
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