Wilkerson Pass, elevation 9,504 ft (2,897 m), is a mountain pass in the Rocky Mountains within Pike National Forest of Colorado and marks the eastern boundary of South Park (Park County, Colorado).Make Wilkerson Pass part of your personalized Lake George itinerary using our Lake George itinerary planner.
The pass is traversed by U.S. Highway 24 with a Forest Service visitor center at the summit along with a few short trails. The summit has a mild approach on both sides and does not cause problems for vehicles in winter, generally.
The pass is about 50 miles (80 km) west of Colorado Springs and is surrounded by peaks over 14,000 feet (4,300 m) with Pikes Peak of the Front Range to the east and the Collegiate Peaks of the Sawatch Range to the west.
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As you're heading West on Hwy. 24, maybe going kayaking, skiing or just to get away to the mountains, cross over Wilkerson Pass & see the breathtaking valley of South Park, Colorado. Yes Virginia... more »
I first drove through here a few years ago and I always wanted to find it again. So when I moved to the area, I went driving with my parents and eventually I found it! It has some amazing views of... more »
Pleasant folks working inside the center (from MS). Great 3D relief map inside. Plenty of parking and rest rooms were clean.
Cutest rest stop I've ever seen! Beautiful views! Does have pit toilets so be aware but pretty clean and smelless for pit toilets
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