SUMMER

Ashcroft Adventures

SUMMER ASHCROFT ADVENTURES

 

 

 

Fly Fishing

Fishing with a View

 

With miles of creeks, beaver ponds, and hidden lakes, the Ashcroft Valley is a trout fisherman’s heaven. Book a guide to hook your first fish, or show you all the secret spots. Guides provide all the necessary equipment, just bring your sunscreen and all fishers must have a valid colorado fishing license. All fishing is catch and release only. Call 970-925-1044 to book, and scroll down for pricing information.

 

HorseBack Riding

Cowboy for a Day

Experience the Castle Creek Valley on horseback. A genuine Colorado cowboy leads your group through the vast aspen meadows as you wind your way to the restaurant for lunch. A truly beautiful way to see the history of the valley, and turn your lunch into an unforgettable experience. Tours leave from the King Cabin at the Ashcroft Ghost town and last approximately 1 hour to the restaurant and 1 hour back to your starting point. Prices include the Prix-Fixe Lunch at the Cookhouse. Call for information or email nnieslanik@gmail.com. Scroll down for pricing information.

 

Guided Hikes with ACES

Experience the Flora & Fauna

Curious about the local Flora and Fauna of the upper Castle Creek Valley? Book a guided tour with one of Aspen Center for Environmental Studies experienced naturalists. The hikes depart from the Catto Center at Toklat, and take visitors through the historic Ashcroft Ghost town, before following the stunning Castle Creek river through Aspen Groves, coniferous forests, and wild flower meadows, taking in the wildlife, the history, and the flora. Tours end with either an A La Carte Lunch at the Pine Creek Cookhouse, or choose to order a Picnic to bring and picnic in one of the stunning meadows at the base of the Elk Mountains. Reservations can be made by called A.C.E.S. at 970-925-5756.

 

ASHCROFT ADVENTURES : SUMMER RATES

Ashcroft Adventures

Ashcroft Fly Fishing Adventures

Summer: Rates and Programs

Ashcroft Fly Fishing Adventures

Guided fly fishing adventures, a Gold medal experience, with over 5 miles of river, beaver ponds, stocked private ponds.

Morning Glory Fly Fishing Tour

  • Meet between 8:00 and 9:00 a.m.
  • $250 for first person; add guests for $175 per person + 20% gratuity
  • Optional $45/person prix fixe Lunch at Pine Creek Cookhouse after

Evening Hatch Fly Fishing Tour

  • Meet at 5pm
  • Optional $45/person prix fixe lunch at the Pine Creek Cookhouse before at 3:00pm.
  • $250 for first person; add guests for $175 per person + 20% gratuity

Full-Day Fly Fishing Tour

  • Full day times are flexible based on 8 hours
  • Optional lunch and dinner al-la-carte at the Pine Creek Cookhouse
  • $450 for one person; add guests for $225 per person

Pricing

Pricing includes guide and equipment

Reservations

Call Pine Creek Cookhouse (970) 925-1044
info@pinecreekcookhouse.com

Horseback Reservations

Contact Nate Nieslanik

970-987-1395 or nnieslanik@gmail.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ashcroft Horseback Adventures

2 Hour Horse Back ride, includes guide, 3 course lunch, does not include beverages or service charge.

Morning Tour

  • Meet at 10:30 a.m.
  • Prix-Fixe 3 course lunch at the Pine Creek Cookhouse Included
  • $350 per person, $275, kids under 12 + tax and 20% gratuity

Afternoon Tour

  • Meet at 12:30 p.m.
  • Prix-Fixe 3 course lunch at the Pine Creek Cookhouse Included
  • $350 per person, $275, kids under 12 + tax and 20% gratuity

Full-Day Horseback Tour

  • Full day times are flexible based on 8 hours
  • Optional al-la-carte meal at the Pine Creek Cookhouse
  • Call for pricing and information and availability

 

 

Pricing

Pricing includes guide and equipment

Reservations

Call Pine Creek Cookhouse (970) 925-1044
For Horseback riding Contact Nate Nieslanik at 970-987-1395 or nnieslanik@gmail.com


Guided Hike to Lunch

Guided Hike to the Pine Creek Cookhouse

  • Hike along the River Run Trail – a stunning hike through the Ashcroft Valley
  • Suitable for all ages
  • Al-la-carte dining at the Pine Creek Cookhouse
  • Call ACES (www.AspenNature.org) for reservations and rates at (970) 925-5756
  • All tours meet at Ashcroft Adventure Center: 11399 Castle Creek Road (Across from the Ashcroft Ghost Town)
ASHCROFT ADVENTURES : SUMMER PROGRAMS

Ashcroft Adventures

Guided Hike to Lunch or Dinner

Experience Aspen : Ashcroft Ghost Town to the Pine Creek Cookhouse

 

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