The adventures offered in the White River National Forest surrounding Aspen are a thrill for all outdoor lovers.
Aspen is nestled in a flat valley, with three mountain ranges towering above: the Aspen, Smuggler, and Red Mountain Ranges. An ideal home for Aspen’s wildlife, it is truly the place to be if you enjoy nature, wildlife and the great outdoors. Several species you may spot around the town of aspen include:
- Bighorn Sheep
- Black Bears
- Mountain Goats
- Mountain Lions
- Mule Deer
For more information about Aspen’s wildlife, click here.