4WD High Clearance to Margy's Hut from Lenado via FS Rds 103 & 526

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Route Description

At milepost 34.5 on Highway 82, about 7 miles from Aspen, turn N on Smith Way. Drive N .5 miles, crossing the Roaring Fork River. At the 3-way intersection turn N (left) onto Upper River Road. At milepost 6.8 make a sharp right turn onto Woody Creek Road (CR 18) and drive approximately 8 miles to Lenado.

Continue past Lenado, and the Woody Creek Road (CR 18) turns left and becomes FS Road 103 (aka Larkspur Mountain Road). Continue on FS Road 103 for approximately 4.8 miles. Next, turn right to stay on FS Road 103 and continue for about 4 miles until you reach a 3-way intersection.

At the 3-way intersection veer right onto FS Road 526 and continue for about .75 miles until you take another right hand turn into the Margy’s Hut designated parking area. From the parking area, the walk to the hut is .25 miles.