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Spectacular scenery

We drove the scenic route from Crested Butte. I think this was the most beautiful drive we have... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Geraldine S
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Breckenridge, Colorado
Spectacular views

Don't miss Kebler pass anytime of year but particularly in the fall. The aspen groves make up the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
rancetshields
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Crested Butte, Colorado
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The drive from Crested Butte to Paonia passes West Beckwith Mountain, the best spot in the state to view foliage. With 50 square miles of golden aspens.
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“aspen trees” (36 reviews)
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Crested Butte, CO
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We drove the scenic route from Crested Butte. I think this was the most beautiful drive we have ever taken. The wildflowers were peaking. The mountain tops still had a bit of snow. The stands of aspens are incredible. Be advised that long portions of...More

1  Thank Geraldine S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Don't miss Kebler pass anytime of year but particularly in the fall. The aspen groves make up the largest aspen grove in the year. I've heard that they are the largest single organism in the world due to the interconnected root system - I'm an...More

Thank rancetshields
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a beautiful drive...give yourself time to pull over and get a glimpse at what is around you! If you have time, take a drive into Lost Lake...this is along the Pass and in about an hour, you can drive up to the lake...with...More

1  Thank kgellen
Reviewed 1 week ago

We've driven Kebler Pass several times, but our favorite time is in the fall, when the aspen trees are in full color. It is an easy drive with a lot of great views & photo ops. You will be driving mostly on dirt, but it...More

Thank Teresa G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Keller Pass is always worth the drive. Winter on Snowmobiles or Summer Drive, you will always have breathtaking views. Great photo spots!

Thank Shannon M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lake Irwin is a hidden gem off Kebler Pass on the Crested Butte side. Lots of paddle boarders, swimmers and kayakers enjoying the beautiful July weather. We continued on the road all the way to the top and are so glad we did. Stunning vistas.

2  Thank livinthedream3564235
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

About 2 hours to/from highway 133 to/from Crested Butte, with the best views on the west side of Kebler Pass (about the west 3/4 of the route). We drove it in early July and the views were exceptional, but we can't imagine how great it...More

2  Thank ColoradoJ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On a trip with the youth of our church, we were coming through this pass to visit Crested Butte. It is gorgeous w streams, lakes, overviews, mountains with trees, rocks, snow, and more. If you can get here, do! And enjoy the scenery and beauty.

Thank pastorphillipm
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We drove up Kebler pass late afternoon to go fishing at Lake Irwin. The view is spectacular! We headed down early evening and saw lots of wildlife, including a deer and her fawn. Even our 4 year old loved looking at the scenery and searching...More

Thank Megs015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Make the turn to see Irwin lake! The lake is a beautiful hidden gem in the mountains. Great picnic or camping spot or kayaking on the smooth water.

Thank Yoyomanda
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Rajeev J
12 October 2016|
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Response from BILL W | Reviewed this property |
If the snow has not started and the pass would be closed. Follow the weather reports.
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groovytree
6 October 2016|
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Response from Janette S | Reviewed this property |
DELTA/GUNNISON COUNTIES — Gunnison County Road 12 at Kebler Pass, located approximately four miles west of Crested Butte, will be closed for two hour periods between 8:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday from now... More
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