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Rough Mother

My wife and I made an attempt at going over Elwood Pass while in the Pagosa Springs area of... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Clay C
Odonnell, Texas
via mobile
A trip to remember

Its a twisty turny trip but well worth it, the fall especially when the trees are turning. The old... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
Pagosa Springs, Colorado
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“silver falls” (6 reviews)
“east fork” (3 reviews)
“great scenery” (3 reviews)
Pagosa Springs, CO
Pagosa Springs, CO
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Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

My wife and I made an attempt at going over Elwood Pass while in the Pagosa Springs area of Colorado last week. They had several inches of snow on the Pass the night before. We met a local professional 4x4 tour driver about half way...More

2  Thank Clay C
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Its a twisty turny trip but well worth it, the fall especially when the trees are turning. The old school house is a trip in its self.

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Reviewed 30 July 2017

We took our 2016 Jeep Rubicon over Elwood Pass in July, 2017. There is lots of mud, rocks and bushes to get through. We crossed the river about 12 times. The scenery is Amazing. My husband was driving, I didn't care for the few straight...More

2  Thank SandyKinslow
Reviewed 22 July 2017

We rented a Jeep from Overland Adventure in Pagosa Springs. We took it up Elwood Pass. SOOO much to see and so worth it. If you aren't familiar with 4 wheeling I don't recommend you attempt this without someone that is a good driver in...More

4  Thank TaubertFamily
Reviewed 21 July 2017

We went up this in our 2016 Ford f150 ecoboosst fx4!! Not a wise choice on our part but it was amazing!!!!!! We made it up safely and it was just breathtaking all the way up.

2  Thank ashleym_robinson09
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

When you come to the sign that says 4x4 suggested you had better be in a 4x4 that you don't mind getting more than a few scratches on, other than that there is some great scenery to look at although the wife got a little...More

2  Thank Mike W
Reviewed 31 March 2017

This is an awesome scenic drive. Be sure you are in a 4wd with lots of clearance or in a rzr, atv, or something similar. The road is narrow and the views are great. Not good for a first time driver. This is an awesome...More

2  Thank Shane L
Reviewed 8 January 2017

This will put your 4x4 driving skills to the test! Lots of great scenery and rocks to take your 4x4 over. It is more fun in a RZR or an ATV. We went all the way over to Park Creek which is on the other...More

2  Thank Colorado C
Reviewed 21 September 2016

My mother-in-law requested to take this trail in my Jeep as her birthday present. We took the top down and had a great time! I am a intermediate 4WD driver at best, was very thankful for the reassurance of my winch and my husband's coaching....More

2  Thank kashwitnasiberian
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

After spending a couple days riding the passes around Silverton, and relaxing in Pagosa Hot Springs, we needed one more day of riding before heading home. A few google searches later, we had settled on Elwood Pass. The trailhead looked to be just 15-20 minutes...More

2  Thank Jesse G
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14 December 2017|
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Response from Clay C | Reviewed this property |
The truck would’ve made it fine as far as I went. Snow turned me around about 2/3rds the way up so I haven’t seen the top 1/3rd. This was in late September.