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Boreas Pass Road, Breckenridge

4.7
#2 of 52 in Outdoors in Breckenridge
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 a winter-use review. This road is blocked off in the winter. There is ample parking at the gate and from there you have a gentle slope for 6 miles to the pass (where the Section House is...  more »
  • Wow- wow- wow!! With 4wd we were able to get into a few beautiful areas of the pass even in a snow storm. Great views & places to pull off to take photos.  more »

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