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Wilkerson Pass

US Hwy 24, Lake George, CO
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A beautiful drive

When you leave Lake George on highway 24 heading West toward Hartezl you begin climbing Wilkerson... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2017
LesK4
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Pueblo, Colorado
Fabulous Wilkerson Pass!

My wife and I loved this beautiful location & scenery yesterday in the Colorado high country... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2016
craigkordic
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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“south park” (8 reviews)
“rest stop” (6 reviews)
“aspen trees” (4 reviews)
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US Hwy 24, Lake George, CO
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

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 trees are short and gaining more grander...More

Thank LesK4
Reviewed 31 December 2016

My wife and I loved this beautiful location & scenery yesterday in the Colorado high country. Amazing!

Thank craigkordic
Reviewed 28 December 2016

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...

Thank jmathis38
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Don't just drive by this gem of a vista. You can view more than 15 Colorado mountains from this one pass less than an hour outside to the west of Colorado Springs on US highway 24.

Thank Jaschaaf
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Beautiful view across an expansive valley after crossing the Continental Divide. Many travelers stop here for the view. Absolutely breathtaking.

Thank MamaBruff
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Stopped here at the visitor center and got some information. It's a good place to take photos. Here the mountains meet the plains. The aspen trees were in full color and just gorgeous.

Thank SueInClearwater
Reviewed 24 September 2016

Every yea in the early fallr we drive a 110 mile round trip to see the aspen trees atop Wilkerson Pass. The trees and view are spectacular! The rest area is finally open and the gift shop is well stocked.

Thank andrewbraun
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

You definitely need to stop at this park/rest stop and stretch your legs! They have nice trails and absolutely beautiful views...especially in the fall. The Aspen trees are stunning golden colored and when the wind picks up, those leaves just glisten! You won't be disappointed!

Thank luv2travel6482
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

I visited with my 19 year old grandson (teenager?) after a trip through Fairplay ('South Park'), a trip across Horsier Pass and Breckenridge. Wilkerson Pass has a great view of both Park County and Pikes Peak.

Thank JCCarp
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Great place to stop and be astonished by the beauty of the Colorado Rockies. Places to sit and view, picnic benches, interesting gift shop.

Thank Jan W
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