Alpine Loop Back Country Byway Topo Map

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A 63-mile Type III byway that traverses the rugged and scenic San Juan Mountains between Ouray, Silverton, and Lake City. The Alpine Loop Back Country Byway threads through the scenic San Juan Mountains. It climbs over two lofty passes, traverses steep-walled river valleys, passes alpine meadows sprinkled with wildflowers, stops at historic ghost towns and mines, and offers a wealth of outdoor recreation. The byway, linking Lake City, Silverton, and Ouray, follows roads first built by miners more than one hundred years ago for hauling freight and ore. Special Attractions: Lake City National Historic District, Capitol City, Rose’s Cabin, Engineer Pass, Big Blue Wilderness Area, Animas Forks, Silverton National Historic District, Ouray National Historic District, Cinnamon Pass, American Basin, Lake San Cristobal, Weminuche Wilderness Area, hiking, climbing, fishing, four-wheeling, scenic views, camping, picnicking, old mines, backpacking, mountain biking, wildlife, wildflowers. This eTrail is a complete description of a scenic drive with a route map and information on the best travel seasons, interesting sites, recreation opportunities, camping locations, and much more.
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Silverton, Colorado

Get Alpine Loop Back Country Byway Topo maps on One of Colorado's best camping sites, Alpine Loop Back Country Byway is located near Silverton, CO. Trails' printable online topo maps offer shaded and un-shaded reliefs, and aerial photos too! Use topographic map functionality to find elevation, print high resolution maps, save a PNG, or just learn the topography around Alpine Loop Back Country Byway. You can also get free latitude and longitude coordinates from the topographical map and set your GPS. Subscribers with access to our maps can download or print any topo, and cover more terrain when you map your Alpine Loop Back Country Byway route ahead of time.

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Mar 2018