Red Rocks, Evergreen, Echo Lake Year Round

Cultural & Theme Tours in Denver

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This is the best half day mountain tour to get out of Denver and see the mountains without spending an entire day touring. These small group tours are designed to get you out to See, Learn and Explore not just drive past. This tour really highlights the best of our Denver mountain Park system. Visit Red Rocks Park and amphitheater, then travel up into the mountains via  Bear Creek Canyon to the quaint mountain town of Evergreen.  Browse the local shops or enjoy a quick drink in the Saloon, winery or local coffee shop. Witness beautiful Rocky Mountain vistas while climbing over  Squaw Pass to  Echo Lake at 10,600 ft ..  Stroll around this beautiful glacial lake that sits at the base of 14,259 foot Mt. Evans and enjoy the mountain scenery.  Travel by historic  Genesee Mountain Park while viewing herds of Buffalo and Elk on your way back into Denver.  *Wildlife viewing not guaranteed.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Denver Union Station, Denver, ColoradoBegin your tour at Historic Union Station located in lower downtown Denver where your local driver guide for the day will pick you up.Duration: 5 minutesStop At: Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre, Morrison, ColoradoSee, Learn and Explore the inspiring geological rock formations and walk through the historic Red Rocks Park and Amphitheater. Learn about the geology, history and Music of this beautiful Denver Mountain Park and amazing natural outdoor music venue,Duration: 40 minutesStop At: Evergreen Lake, Evergreen, ColoradoEnjoy picturesque Bear Creek Canyon on your way to Historic Downtown Evergreen. This fun mountain town is full of local artisan shops, a wild west saloon, winery and the cutest coffee shops. Stop for a quick drink and to look around this quaint town with a colorful past.Duration: 40 minutesStop At: Echo Lake Park, Evergreen, ColoradoTravel up Squaw Pass where you will enjoy breathtaking views of the Continental Divide and Rocky Mountains along this Scenic Byway. You will reach beautiful Echo Lake, a glacial lake sitting at 10,600 ft at the base of Mt. Evans. Enjoy a stroll around the lake and take in the fresh mountain air and scenery.Duration: 40 minutes

What’s included

  • Bottled water
  • Snacks
  • Local Professional Driver/Guide

What’s not included

  • Gratuities (recommended 15-20%