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Aspen Walking Tours

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Address: 320 E Hyman Ave, Aspen, CO 81611-1918
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Stories of Ghosts, Murder, & Mayhem or Classic History, Dean's Aspen...

Stories of Ghosts, Murder, & Mayhem or Classic History, Dean's Aspen Walking Tours are guaranteed to entertain the local and visitor alike. Aspen's Past to Present is a classic walking tour of historic downtown Aspen, while Aspen's DarkSide is an evening walk that delves into the tarnished past of this silver boom town, and the Burial Hill walk gets personal with the residents of Aspen's pioneer cemetery.

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An Inexpensive "to do" in Aspen

Very informative tour with plenty of exercise involved. Dean even went out of his way to show us a few more sites as a bonus. Highly recommended.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 12 December 2016
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Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

Very informative tour with plenty of exercise involved. Dean even went out of his way to show us a few more sites as a bonus. Highly recommended.

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Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Dean did a great job walking us around Aspen. We learned about Aspen, ate and drank our way through the town! Some of the stops included Justice Snows, BBs, Hops Culture and the John Denver Sanctuary Park. I really enjoyed the PDA drink at Justice Snows. Thanks Dean!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Really enjoyed our hour long walk with dean..perfect mix of local history and spooky tales..would definitely do again!

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Thank Ben D
Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

The Dark Side tour revealed many interesting facts about the history of Aspen. I especially liked seeing some of the historical buildings that Dean included in the tour.

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Thank dianehlott
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

We took the "Dark Side of Aspen" tour, and it was an absolute blast. Dean is friendly and incredibly knowledgable about local history, and was happy to dive into side stories and answer history questions where the group was interested. I learned a lot and had a great time.

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Thank Aaron F
Stamford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Dean's tour was great fun. We spent 1 1/2 hours with him, walking around downtown Aspen & listening to the history of the town & being shown its notable buildings. Dean was funny, very animated & really put the town into context for us. If it had not rained, we probably would have covered some more ground, but instead we... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Dean was so informative and fun-it was the highlight of our Aspen visit- after our tour he suggested places to eat, shop and view. There were 6 of us and EVERYONE LOVED THE TOUR. Highly recommend it!

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Boca Raton, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 August 2016

I really enjoyed the Dark Side of Aspen tour. Dean was a fantastic guide and it's easy to see that he enjoys giving the tour. He provided us with a lot of interesting stories and the tour includes a nice combination of Aspen's history, Aspen's supposed hauntings and true crime stories. The tour lasted approximately an hour and the walking... More 

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Thank JonJonW27
Mount Pleasant, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Dean's tour and stories were excellent! He really gave us some interesting info while introducing us to the history of Aspen. Plus, even in the rain it was fun and he took care to make sure we were not rained-upon!

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Aspen, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

A lovely Summer activity...great narration by docent about local structures and the people who inhabit them

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