Looking for an easy hike near Crested Butte that offers picture perfect views and a glimpse into beaver life? Perfect. Check out this travelcrestedbutte.com article about the Beaver Pond Hikes via Ohio Pass for driving directions to the trailhead, stats, photos and more. On this dog friendly trail you will see the aspens changing colors in the fall, and an incredible view of the Anthracite Range reflecting in the pond. The tops of beaver lodges pop up through the water, adding to the unique experience. This is a great option for families, visitors or locals who are looking for a beautiful drive and a shorter hike with a lot to offer.