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BREATH TAKING Foliage

Make sure you have a 4 wheel drive....Some tricky driving needed. BUT BEAUTIFUL VIEWS are worth... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
LRead44
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Houston, Texas
Great views, decent road

This road takes you from highway 133 to Crested Butte over Kebler Pass during warmer months... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Pamela R
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Paonia, Colorado
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The drive from Crested Butte to Paonia passes West Beckwith Mountain, the best spot in the state to view foliage. With 50 square miles of golden aspens.
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“fall colors” (31 reviews)
“beautiful drive” (50 reviews)
“aspen trees” (38 reviews)
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Crested Butte, CO
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Make sure you have a 4 wheel drive....Some tricky driving needed. BUT BEAUTIFUL VIEWS are worth it...

Thank LRead44
Reviewed 6 days ago

This road takes you from highway 133 to Crested Butte over Kebler Pass during warmer months. Although it can get a bit rough in poor weather, it is a most spectacular ride for views and back country camping opportunities. Lots of trails and viewpoints to...More

Thank Pamela R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Absolutely gorgeous. You won't be disappointed. One of the largest Aspen groves. Plan to spend at least 2 hours on this pass.

Thank Ilovetotravel0525
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow is right I hitch hiked in from aspen was it a good thing I did really excellent place to go in the summer I need to spend more time back their.

Thank Joe E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband, youngest son and I drove over Kebler pass on our way to Crested Butte and wanted to take some Senior pics for my son. The colors were beautiful!! The road most of the way is dirt and I was surprised there was a...More

3  Thank Michelle W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful, scenic and peaceful location to catch the wonderful leaves changing colors. There were many spots to pull off and capture pictures of the scenery.

2  Thank Rhiannon C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Home to one of the largest aspen grove in the world with fantastic colors in autumn. Road is well maintained with terrific mountain views.

2  Thank Don M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Kebler Pass Aspen put on the premier color show in Colorado when they go from green to shades of yellow, gold and orange in the fall. The unpaved road is relatively smooth and is easily done in the family car.

1  Thank Charles P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Out of Crested Butte the road turns to dirt. It is a good road and you can take a car on it. The scenery on the drive is amazing. The fall colors are incredible. Lots of areas to stop along the way, Pack some water...More

1  Thank ktr11
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful views, rounded a curve only to see a small black bear cross the road and head down the hillside below. Colors to die for ...

Thank Nancy L
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Rajeev J
12 October 2016|
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Response from BILL W | Reviewed this property |
If the snow has not started and the pass would be closed. Follow the weather reports.
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groovytree
6 October 2016|
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Response from Janette S | Reviewed this property |
DELTA/GUNNISON COUNTIES — Gunnison County Road 12 at Kebler Pass, located approximately four miles west of Crested Butte, will be closed for two hour periods between 8:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday from now... More
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