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Animas Forks, Ouray

4.7
#7 of 20 in Outdoors in Ouray
Ghost Town · Hidden Gem · Scenic Drive
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  • Second time here to this historic area. Lots of the original buildings still standing and accessible--this is one of the few areas that there is some preservation of history as opposed to just...  more »
  • We took Corkscrew Gulch in and went over Hurricane and California passes. This is strictly for 4x4 vehicles. It's slow going but worth it. Once one gets to Animas Forks, it's pretty amazing history...  more »
  • Very cool old mining town is the reward for this 4x4 drive through high elevation. Beautiful views and really liked exploring this old settlement of the late 1800’s and early 1900’s. Be sure to see.....  more »

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