Winter hiking is synonymous with Colorado. Whether hiking to ski untracked powder, trekking in a National Park for stunning snow-capped views, an overnight trip to a remote yurt or cabin with family and friends or a demanding multi-day hike on the 10th Mountain Division Vail to Aspen, hut-to-hut trail system, there are a lot of winter hiking options here but what do you need for an adventure like this?
Hut trips are, hands down, one of the best ways to experience the Colorado high-country. These wonderful cabins and yurts are the perfect reward at the end of an invigorating day of cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, mountain biking or hiking. Check out this insider’s list of Huts located near Vail, Colorado complete with a video of each one so you’ll know what to expect.