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4 wheel drive only

This is an awesome scenic drive. Be sure you are in a 4wd with lots of clearance or in a rzr, atv... read more

Reviewed 31 March 2017
Shane L
Pagosa Springs, Colorado
Great 4 x 4 drive

This will put your 4x4 driving skills to the test! Lots of great scenery and rocks to take your... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2017
Colorado C
Pagosa Springs
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Reviewed 31 March 2017

This is an awesome scenic drive. Be sure you are in a 4wd with lots of clearance or in a rzr, atv, or something similar. The road is narrow and the views are great. Not good for a first time driver. This is an awesome...More

Thank Shane L
Reviewed 7 January 2017

This will put your 4x4 driving skills to the test! Lots of great scenery and rocks to take your 4x4 over. It is more fun in a RZR or an ATV. We went all the way over to Park Creek which is on the other...More

Thank Colorado C
Reviewed 21 September 2016

My mother-in-law requested to take this trail in my Jeep as her birthday present. We took the top down and had a great time! I am a intermediate 4WD driver at best, was very thankful for the reassurance of my winch and my husband's coaching....More

Thank kashwitnasiberian
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

After spending a couple days riding the passes around Silverton, and relaxing in Pagosa Hot Springs, we needed one more day of riding before heading home. A few google searches later, we had settled on Elwood Pass. The trailhead looked to be just 15-20 minutes...More

1  Thank Jesse G
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Drive ten miles east out of Pagosa Springs to East Fork campground. This is the road to Elwood Pass. It starts out very easy and after the high clearance sign you'd best be an intermediate level 4-wheeler. As you get higher, it's more technical and...More

Thank DK S
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Great scenery, alpine meadows, beautiful river. A coupe of old buildings to explore along the way. Silver Falls is worth stopping for, though not for long due to the mosquitos. We snapped a couple of pictures and ran back to the ATV. It is worth...More

Thank TxVoyagers
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

My family took a six seater ATV to Elwood Pass which the trails are perfect for. It is a very scenic trail with views of the river all the way thru. If you stop at the out house and small building next to it, there...More

Thank Tara B
Reviewed 18 April 2016

Pack a lunch and enjoy the nice views. The family will love the river crossings. Bring or rent off road toys and spend the day on the trail. Elwood pass has waterfalls and plenty of wild life to see.

Thank Josh G
Reviewed 30 September 2015 via mobile

The trail was nice but not challenging enough. The scenery was good along the Rast Fork River. About half way through the road was extremely rocky. We have a Polaris Razor 1000 and have taken it many places. We decided to trailer it to Silverton,Co.

Thank Kaylene C
Reviewed 2 July 2015

We rented 4 Person ATVS from Pagosa Springs RV and ATV rental. Daryl and Tammy helped us rent brand new 4 person Kawasaki ATVs. The drive was fun and the views were amazing. We stopped at the top of Elwood Pass at a picnic table...More

Thank Marcus M
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