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Shelf Rd, Cripple Creek
(4.6/5 based on 120+ reviews on the web)
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  • Close to what Apache trail is in Arizona, this one it gets you to Cripple Creek very close to 9500' elevation. The trail is beautiful and with tons of scenic views, The drive is not so exhausting as t...  more »
  • I'm not going to lie, I was expecting it to be a bit more hairy. They said it would take 2 hours but we were done in halt that time. The second portion of the road is paved. It is still a beautiful an...  more »
  • We've done this drive, in conjunction with Phantom Canyon Rd (see my review of it too), several times. It is always enjoyable, especially in fall when the aspen trees are in full color. It is an all d...  more »