Carbondale

Carbondale is 30 miles from Aspen, 12 miles from Glenwood Springs, 101 miles from Grand Junction and 171 miles from Denver. It is located at the base of Mt. Sopris at the confluence of the Roaring Fork and Crystal Rivers.

The obvious landmark in the area, Mt. Sopris, towers south of Carbondale at an elevation of 12,966 ft. The mountain was named for Richard Sopris who led a party of 14 on a mineral exploration trip to the area in 1860.

Carbondale is a community-oriented town that offers a down-to-earth feel. Its milder climate provides a longer spring to fall season that is great for non-skiing activities. Enjoy hiking, biking, golfing and fly-fishing in world-famous Gold Medal waters.

STATISTICS

Elevation: 5,746 Ft

Population: 6,427 (2010 estimate)

County: Garfield

SKI AREAS

Aspen Mountain

Aspen Highlands

Buttermilk

Snowmass

SCHOOLS

Crystal River Elementary

Carbondale Middle School

Roaring Fork High School

Community Charter School

Bridges

Additional Private Schools

The Carbondale Lifestyle

The Town of Carbondale sits at the base of Mt. Sopris, near the confluence of the Crystal and Roaring Fork Rivers. Carbondale is a family based community offering a diversity of outdoor recreational opportunities, artistic and cultural events, ranching and local agriculture, restaurants and retail shops. Founded in 1888, Carbondale is an historic community with characteristics reflected in architecture, an historic downtown district, and a creative arts district.

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