Join us on a magnificent day trip to Mount Evans tour from Denver. Located only 60 miles west of Denver, The Summit is accessible by the highest paved road in North America. Standing at 14,271 feet, it is considered one of the most prominent mountains in the front range of the Rocky Mountains. See rocky mountain bighorn sheep, mountain goats, marmots, birds and alpine wildflowers, all the while taking in the spectacular views of distant mountain peaks, alpine lakes and glacier valley.
ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Red Rocks Park and Amphitheatre, Morrison, ColoradoWe will enjoy 30 minutes at the park.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Clear Creek Whitewater Park, Golden, ColoradoScenic drive through Clear Creek Canyon into the city of Idaho Springs. We will stop for a Photo Opportunity.Duration: 10 minutesStop At: Idaho Springs City Hall, Idaho Springs, ColoradoWe will Stop at the Historic Town of Idaho Springs For lunch.Duration: 1 hourPass By: Mount Evans Scenic Byway, Denver, ColoradoWe will take the Mount Evans Scenic Byway to the summitStop At: Mount Evans, Denver, ColoradoWe will reach 14,271 ft in elevation.Duration: 25 minutesStop At: Summit Lake Park, Idaho Springs, ColoradoWe will enjoy 15 minutes at the Lake.Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Echo Lake Park, Evergreen, ColoradoWe will stop at the Echo Lake Park, our last bathroom stop before returning to Denver.Duration: 15 minutes