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Mount Evans

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Address: 39, 591270 -105, 644360, Denver, CO
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USD 780.00*
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Private Day Tour of Mt Evans from Denver
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Mt Evans Drive from Denver: Scenic Mountains and Mining Towns

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Beauteous! Especially in autumn.

Great views and photo ops! The cafe and shoppe at the top is wonderful. Great to sit and have a cup of coffee.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great views and photo ops! The cafe and shoppe at the top is wonderful. Great to sit and have a cup of coffee.

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Castle Rock, Colorado
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The road to the top of Mt. Evans is a little scary. The outside lane has some areas of black top that had crumbled and meeting a carcoming the other way was pretty scary. We decided not to go up beyond the lake.

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Greenwood Village, Colorado
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is good boulder-hopping experience and an easy climb for those who have never been to the top of a 14-er. Incredible views!

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Wichita, Kansas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This journey to Mt Evans is not for the faint of heart, the roads are narrow and the altitude can mess with your ears. A parking area is close to the tree line and the view/photo ops are nothing short of amazing. Allow a half day to start the journey from Idaho Springs. It is indeed time to unplug and... More 

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Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Colorado has numerous mountains over 14,000 feet high. This one you can drive (nearly) to the summit. The views are spectacular. Even my dog made it the final trek to the actual summit. I love taking visitors here.

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Yes, from may(ish) to Sept/Oct you can drive to the top of Mt Evans ... totally worth it if you have never been to 14 thousand feet

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Toulouse, France
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's a beautiful view, but it's sort of spoiled by the combination of people who simply drove up the mountain and people who actually hiked it.

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Centerville, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the great experiences of a lifetime. The drive is a little nerve racking, especially at the high altitude where less oxygen makes everyone giddy. Trust your driver and don't look straight down over the edge. There are two lovely spots on the way up, one where you can see and read about a special, rare pine... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful panoramic views as you drive along the route up towards the peak of this mountain. Easily accessible by car and then it's a small climb to reach the top most peak. Just be prepared with a jersey and closed shoes even in the heat of summer as there is still snow up at the top, with very little amenities... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I hadn't been up Mt Evans in years upon years. Finally convinced wifey that it was paved and not nearly as precipitous as Pikes Peak or dare devil a ride as 4 wheeling up Mt. Antero. It was a beautiful drive with lakes and forests on the way. Eventually you get above the tree line and start seeing some of... More 

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