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Mosquito Pass, Leadville

4.5
#7 of 9 in Parks in Leadville
Hiking Trail · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
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  • I’ve wanted to explore the Mosquito Pass road for years. More for the history than the adventure. Also because everyone I asked about it said I couldn’t short of the 16 mile hike from Alma to...  more »
  • We drove quite a way back through the gulch but ultimately turned around as we started out too late in the afternoon and it started getting pretty rough. Next time we’ll drive our 4WD truck, not our....  more »
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  • really awesome drive. tons of old mines along the way amazing views and a great 4x4 trail. had a ton of fun
  • Incredible run... Absolutely need a high clearance 4 wheel drive. Amazing views, lots off roads and photo ops. Weather can change quickly, so dress appropriately.

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