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Mount Evans

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Sweet view its peaceful and very pleasant. It never hurts beyond repair to chance a change of cenary

Thank mariecrazytown
Reviewed yesterday

Must do attraction near Denver. Often see wild Rocky Mountain Goats and bighorn sheep. Great views of plains and surrounding mountain ranges

Thank Marian B
Reviewed 5 days ago

I have cycled this many times. Only real warning is that if you are not from the area, ask a local about weather, especially if on foot or bike. Amazing scenery and views!

Thank pat8635
Reviewed 1 week ago

The road can be snowpacked or icy, so have someone with prior mountain driving experience behind the wheel. The views are breath-stealing, the wind can be harsh and certainly take an extra jacket, in case traffic stops and you can't get by. Out-of-staters can't always...More

Thank goldmustang
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is truly a one of a kind outing if you want to really see some incredible views and don't mind driving on a narrow, but paved, winding road. You can say you made it to the top of the highest paved road in North...More

1  Thank James S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very scenic route which could give some thrills for less experience drivers especially on a way down. There is an entrance fee to Mt. Evans. It is very popular route and you should expect crowds. You should check the weather to avoid...More

3  Thank Paul S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fun place to visit when no thunderstorms around. Weather can change quickly. IT can get crowded at the end of the road.

Thank yyyzzz_utah
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We just drove up and down the mountain and made 1 stop at a look out point, but the views we outstanding. Some stretches of road felt a bit dangerous with sharp turns and steep grade and limited guard rails, but it's a mountain... What...More

Thank Carrie B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you have folks from out of state, they can drive up Mt Evans or Pikes Peak. A great way to get them a 14er

Thank ronaldnickell
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Soaring views of snow capped peaks and lush green stream filled valleys. Summer time snow showers are common.

Thank Alan P
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9 January 2018|
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Response from James S | Reviewed this property |
Not a problem- bikes go up there all the time.
Wendy H
20 November 2017|
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Response from S4356KUtracyc | Reviewed this property |
So sorry, I don't know. We were talking and enjoying the ride without any regard for time. Sounds like it's going to be a great excursion on Thanksgiving!
Jean T
15 November 2017|
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Response from mrsboo24 | Reviewed this property |
we drove our rental car because it was July