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Large boulders and step up hills when starting from Taylor Park. Check your tires!

Well, made all the precautions before starting this trip becuase after reading reviews I understood... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2017
Shawn D
via mobile
A Jeep Road but not for the inexperienced off road driver or the faint of heart

This dirt road, full of rocks and boulders, goes from Aspen to Crested Butte, but is not for the... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2015
Aspeneyesurgeon
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Aspen, Colorado
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This road provides 11 miles of challenging, yet enjoyable, course for experienced mountain bikers.
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Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Well, made all the precautions before starting this trip becuase after reading reviews I understood it would be tough. My first move, and the one that bit me, was my newly purchased ten ply tires and beadlock wheels. I purchased the combo set premounted from...More

Thank Shawn D
Reviewed 26 October 2015

This dirt road, full of rocks and boulders, goes from Aspen to Crested Butte, but is not for the inexperienced or faint of heart...this is NOT the place you want to break down, as no service availalbe and road closed due to snow, a lot...More

2  Thank Aspeneyesurgeon
Reviewed 17 July 2015

We rented a Jeep Rubicon from Eagle Jeep Rental and took castle creek road to midnight mine road and continued on to Taylor pass. It took us about five hours to go up and back down. I think the trip was only about 25 miles...More

2  Thank Shannon001
Reviewed 7 July 2015 via mobile

Get some rest, pack a lunch, fuel up those toys and take the trip! This trip from Taylor Lake over Taylor pass into Aspen was amazing! The scenery was breathtaking and the trail was challenging. We rode almost 70 miles on the ATVs and were...More

2  Thank Hindson3
Reviewed 23 August 2014

Very beautiful drive. Drove from Taylor Park through the pass and down into Aspen. It was a wonderfully beautiful drive, but 4wd plus experience is absolutely necessary. I took Taylor Pass trail from the lake up to the top of the pass. On top I...More

2  Thank Michael D
Reviewed 1 July 2012

We enjoyed the scenery along the way and the Taylor Reservoir at the end made the long drive worth every minute - beautiful place!

2  Thank Karen M
Reviewed 8 February 2012

We usually start by driving up the front of Ajax Mountain and then take the Taylor Pass road from there back for miles of scenic 4 wheeling. Don't try it in an ordinary car. It's strictly four wheel, but what fun. We then take either...More

3  Thank Peter_Plantec
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maverick712016
14 June 2016|
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Response from fred11GreenLake |
I just saw your post. We going to Aspen and would like to atv for a day. I was wondering if you have any advise after doing it? We will be starting in Aspen and going up Aspen mountain road. What trails does that connect to... More
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