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Boreas Pass Road, Breckenridge

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Scenic Drive · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
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Historical Boreas Pass Road provides unmatched views of Colorado's rugged Rocky Mountains. Walk, drive, or hike the 10.6 km (6.6 mi) pass to discover far-reaching views of the Blue Valley and Tenmile Range. The pass, which sits at an elevation of 3,499 m (11,481 ft), served as an early route for thousands of prospectors during the Colorado Gold Rush, and served as a railway bed from the late 1800s until 1937. Please note that a section of the road is not paved and can be rough. Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Breckenridge fast, fun, and easy.
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  • This is one of the many roads in the Breckenridge area that are truly outstanding ! If possible make the trip in late September of early October and catch the beautiful fall colors, especially the... 
    This is one of the many roads in the Breckenridge area that are truly outstanding ! If possible make the trip in late September of early October and catch the beautiful fall colors, especially the...  more »
  • Beautiful route through mountains and into an enormous rural valley on the way to Fairplay, CO. Even though it was snowing on the way over the pass, if you meet CO traction laws, you should have... 
    Beautiful route through mountains and into an enormous rural valley on the way to Fairplay, CO. Even though it was snowing on the way over the pass, if you meet CO traction laws, you should have...  more »

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