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Boreas Pass Road, Breckenridge
(4.8/5 based on 480+ reviews on the web)
Historical Boreas Pass Road provides unmatched views of Colorado's rugged Rocky Mountains. Walk, drive, or hike the 10.6 km (6.6 mi) pass to discover far-reaching views of the Blue Valley and Tenmile Range. The pass, which sits at an elevation of 3,499 m (11,481 ft), served as an early route for thousands of prospectors during the Colorado Gold Rush, and served as a railway bed from the late 1800s until 1937. Please note that a section of the road is not paved and can be rough. Take a look at our Breckenridge itinerary builder to schedule your visit to Boreas Pass Road and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • We experienced Boreas Pass in 2 different ways. One day on a bike and the next day by car. Day 1 - Rented mountain bikes and drove(by car) up to the portion of Boreas Pass road just before it becomes ...  more »
  • I have ridden this road twice on my Suzuki V-Strom - it really is an EPIC experience! The views are spectacular, and the road is fun. You could easily drive this in small SUV's, and even some cars if ...  more »
  • My husband & I enjoyed every second of this beautiful drive! Such amazing views! Can't wait to bring our girls back for the beautiful scenery!