Scenic Routes & Byways Colorado Guide Book

by Stewart M. Green (Falcon Guides)
Scenic Routes and Byways Colorado  by Stewart M. Green

336pp/maps/pics/desc
ISBN: 0762786507

Scenic Routes & Byways Colorado features thirty separate drives through the Centennial State, through the soaring mountains, broad valleys, and endless plains of Colorado. An indispensable highway companion, Scenic Routes & Byways Colorado includes route maps and in-depth descriptions of attractions. Features full-color photos and route maps for each drive.

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Trails from the "Scenic Routes & Byways Colorado" Guide Book
Displaying trails 1 to 20 of 30.
... Preview: This 13-mile road follows the south rim of the Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park. From the guidebook "Scenic Routes & Byways Colorado"
Montrose, CO - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 13
... Preview: This 101-mile-long scenic drive follows CO 14 from Fort Collins on the eastern edge of the Front Range to Walden in North Park. The road runs through Poudre Canyon and climbs over Cameron Pass to Nort ... From the guidebook "Scenic Routes & Byways Colorado"
Fort Collins, CO - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 101
... Preview: This 192-mile-long drive explores the Comanche National Grassland and the scenic prairie and mesa country between Trinidad and Springfield. From the guidebook "Scenic Routes & Byways Colorado"
Hoehne, CO - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 192
... Preview: This 60-mile-long paved and gravel road crosses 12,126-foot Cottonwood Pass on the Continental Divide and follows the Taylor River to Almont. From the guidebook "Scenic Routes & Byways Colorado"
Buena Vista, CO - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 60
... Preview: The 82-mile-long Flat Tops Trail, a National Forest Scenic Byway, traverses the upper White River valley and crosses Ripple Creek and Dunckley Passes on the White River Plateau. From the guidebook "Scenic Routes & Byways Colorado"
Meeker, CO - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 82
... Preview: This 64-mile-long open loop drive, part of the Gold Belt Tour Back Country Byway, follows Phantom Canyon and Shelf Roads through precipitous canyons on the south slope of Pikes Peak. From the guidebook "Scenic Routes & Byways Colorado"
Canon City, CO - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 64
... Preview: The 75-mile Grand Mesa Scenic Byway climbs from desert canyons and ranch lands to the subalpine summit of 11,000-foot-high Grand Mesa, the world’s largest flat-topped mountain. From the guidebook "Scenic Routes & Byways Colorado"
Delta, CO - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 75
... Preview: This 22-mile paved road, a National Forest Scenic Byway, climbs from Georgetown over 11,669-foot Guanella Pass to Grant in the Front Range. From the guidebook "Scenic Routes & Byways Colorado"
Georgetown, CO - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 22
... Preview: This 31-mile-long drive climbs from the headquarters of Dinosaur National Monument over a high, rolling plateau to a lofty lookout atop Harpers Corner above the confluence of the Green and Yampa River ... From the guidebook "Scenic Routes & Byways Colorado"
Dinosaur, CO - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 31
... Preview: The Highway of Legends Scenic Byway forms a 117-mile-long open loop between Walsenburg and Trinidad on the eastern slope of the Culebra Range. From the guidebook "Scenic Routes & Byways Colorado"
Walsenburg, CO - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 117
... Preview: This 44-mile-long drive climbs over 12,095-foot Independence Pass, Colorado’s highest paved pass, and the Continental Divide between the upper Arkansas River valley and the ski town of Aspen. From the guidebook "Scenic Routes & Byways Colorado"
Granite, CO - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 44
... Preview: This 152-mile-long scenic byway traverses the San Luis Valley between Alamosa and Cumbres Pass. The drive passes historic sites, the Rio Grande, the Great Sand Dunes, desert hills, valley farms, and a ... From the guidebook "Scenic Routes & Byways Colorado"
Alamosa, CO - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 152
... Preview: This drive runs 21 miles across mesa tops and canyons in Mesa Verde National Park to the park museum. Ruins Road, formed by two additional 6-mile-long self-guiding loops, explores the cliff-bound citi ... From the guidebook "Scenic Routes & Byways Colorado"
Mancos, CO - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 21
... Preview: The 28-mile Mount Evans Highway, the nation’s highest automobile road and a National Forest Scenic Byway, climbs from Idaho Springs to the 14,264-foot summit of Mount Evans. From the guidebook "Scenic Routes & Byways Colorado"
Idaho Springs, CO - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 28
... Preview: A 9-mile drive through North Cheyenne Cañon Park and along Gold Camp Road in the mountains above Colorado Springs. From the guidebook "Scenic Routes & Byways Colorado"
Colorado Springs, CO - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 9
... Preview: This 125-milelong drive traverses the Pawnee National Grassland, passing ranch lands, abandoned homesteads, and undulating high plains. From the guidebook "Scenic Routes & Byways Colorado"
Ault, CO - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 125
... Preview: This 63-mile-long drive parallels the forested east flank of the Front Range between Central City and Estes Park. From the guidebook "Scenic Routes & Byways Colorado"
Golden, CO - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 63
... Preview: The 20-mile-long paved Pikes Peak Highway, a toll road, climbs to the summit of 14,115-foot Pikes Peak, Colorado’s 31st-highest mountain. From the guidebook "Scenic Routes & Byways Colorado"
Cascade, CO - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 20
... Preview: The 60-mile-long gravel Rampart Range Road travels the forested crest of the Rampart Range from the Garden of the Gods near Colorado Springs to CO 67, 10 miles west of Sedalia. From the guidebook "Scenic Routes & Byways Colorado"
Colorado Springs, CO - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 60
... Preview: This 22-mile drive explores the sandstone rim and canyons of Colorado National Monument on the northern edge of the Uncompahgre Plateau From the guidebook "Scenic Routes & Byways Colorado"
Grand Junction, CO - Scenic Drives - Trail Length: 22

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