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Yankee Boy Basin, Ouray

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  • Took a morning drive to Yankee Boy Basin while visiting Ouray. It was incredibly beautiful but not for the faint of heart. The road is easy early on but the last piece requires 4 wheel drive, at least...  more »
  • We didn't have many 4 wheet drive trails to choose from, but it didn't matter one bit. I can't imagine a more scenic one than Yankee Boy. We couldn't go the entire way due to snow, but we made it up t...  more »
  • This trail was just snow plowed when we went. There were parts where i git a little nervous, it's a two way trail with enough room for one car at a time. If you don't have a jeep or a 4x4 I don't recc...  more »

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