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Wilkerson Pass, Lake George

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#102 of 155 in Museums in Colorado
.Wilkerson Pass, elevation 9504ft, is a mountain pass in the Rocky Mountains within Pike National Forest of Colorado and marks the eastern boundary of South Park (Park County, Colorado).The pass is traversed by U.S. Highway 24 with a Forest Service visitor center at the summit along with a few short trails. The summit has a mild approach on both sides and does not cause problems for vehicles in winter, generally.The pass is about 50mi west of Colorado Springs and is surrounded by peaks over 14000ft with Pikes Peak of the Front Range to the east and the Collegiate Peaks of the Sawatch Range to the west.
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  • When you leave Lake George on highway 24 heading West toward Hartezl you begin climbing Wilkerson Pass there used to be large pine trees but almost 50 years ago there was a forest fire so now the new ...  more »
  • My wife and I loved this beautiful location & scenery yesterday in the Colorado high country. Amazing!  more »
  • Gorgeous views in several directions. The feeling of solitude and peace is very strong here. I would highly recommend stopping along the overlook and other places along Highway 24. An amazing place...  more »

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