As Aspen welcomes the gentle embrace of autumn, we at Meridian Jewelers are thrilled to share with you a season filled with warmth, beauty, and delightful adventures. Nestled in the heart of this enchanting town, we have curated a list of activities that embody the vibrant spirit of the community we cherish so much. Let’s explore the top 10 things to do in Aspen this fall, where one of the gems is a personal favorite of our founder, Kenny!
1. Discover the Golden Canopy of Leaves
When fall graces Aspen, the trees put on a mesmerizing show of colors. Take a leisurely stroll through the tree-lined streets and marvel at the golden and crimson leaves that paint a picture of warmth and beauty.
2. A Stroll Through Aspen’s Boutique Streets
Aspen’s streets come alive with a unique charm in the fall. Wander through the avenues and discover cozy boutiques and art galleries, where creativity and fashion blend seamlessly, offering a shopping experience like no other.
3. Exciting Trails Await Your Adventure
Lace up your hiking boots and embark on a trail adventure where the paths are carpeted with golden leaves. Whether you choose the Smuggler Mountain or Hunter Creek trail, the joyous whispers of the trees promise a rejuvenating experience.
4. Marvel at the Majestic Maroon Bells
A visit to the iconic Maroon Bells is a must. Bathed in the golden light of autumn, the mountains stand as majestic sentinels, offering breathtaking views and a peaceful retreat to nature lovers.
5. Savor the Culinary Delights of Aspen
Treat your taste buds to the culinary wonders of Aspen. From cafes serving warm pumpkin spice lattes to fine dining restaurants offering seasonal delicacies, there’s a flavor for every palette in this gastronomic haven.
6. Hot Air Balloon Ride: A Sky High Adventure
Experience Aspen from a different perspective as you float gently over the vibrant landscapes in a hot air balloon. It’s an adventure that promises awe-inspiring views and joyous moments.
7. An Artistic Day at Aspen Art Museum
Nurture your creative spirit with a visit to the Aspen Art Museum. Wander through the halls, where contemporary artworks spark fascinating conversations and inspire the artist in you.
8. Lunch at Pine Creek Cookhouse
Hike over near Ashcroft and have lunch at the ever popular Pine Creek Cookhouse. Take in the colors, the mountain landscapes and peace and quiet as you dine on exquisite food.
9. Rejuvenate at Luxurious Spa
Take a break from your adventures and pamper yourself with a rejuvenating spa session. From relaxing massages to therapeutic treatments, it’s a perfect way to unwind and recharge.
10. Fly Fishing: Kenny’s Favorite Pastime
Last but certainly not least, immerse yourself in the serene world of fly fishing, a passion shared by many, including our very own founder, Kenny. As the rivers whisper tales of nature, engage in this tranquil activity that offers not only a chance to catch some fish but also moments of quiet reflection amidst the beautiful surroundings.
As the golden hues adorn the town we adore, we invite you to step out and embrace the vibrant experiences that Aspen offers this fall. Remember, at Meridian Jewelers, we are more than just a jewelry and watch store; we are a part of this remarkable community, eagerly sharing in the joy and beauty of the season with you.