Imogene Pass – an amazing Colorado Jeep Tour
Top of the World! 4 hours.
Imogene Pass is one of the highest, most celebrated passes in Colorado. More than just a Jeep trail, Imogene Pass sports its own adventure run in the late summer of each year, starting in downtown Ouray Colorado. A rugged Jeep trail that climbs to over 13,000 feet, Imogene Pass connects Ouray to Telluride and provides some of the most sweeping views as well as two of the most significant ghost towns relevant to the San Juan Mountains anywhere.
Imogene Pass Jeep Tour Details
Depart from Ouray, Colorado. Cross Box Canyon Gorge and Canyon Creek, then drive through the lower historic district of Camp Bird Mine. Climb up to Imogene Basin past the site of the Yellow Rose mine and waterfall. Then, ascend above tree-line and the ghost town area of the original Camp Bird, a major source of gold and silver in the 1800’s. Summit Imogene Pass at over 13,100 feet, and experience panoramic views of distant high mountain peaks and the town of Telluride. On the return trip, enjoy a historic narrative of the infamous Ft. Peabody and views of Ptarmigan lake. A wonderful trip for wildflowers and wildlife!
Half Day: $63.00 per adult/$37.00 per child 4-12.