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Address: US Hwy 24, Lake George, CO
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Nice point to stop.

Really nice view of the valley looking west. Nice point to stop. Another thing next to pass is South Park historical museum in Fairplay, CO (going westbound)

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 26, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

Really nice view of the valley looking west. Nice point to stop. Another thing next to pass is South Park historical museum in Fairplay, CO (going westbound)

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

This high point on the way from Colorado Springs to South Park and Salida or Buena Vista gives you one of the most expansive views of the second range, which includes most of our 14,000 ft mountains. Good rest stop with always open pit toilets, a weather shelter and viewing deck, and a gift shop in summer.

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Topeka, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Wonderful view looking out over the valley. Can get some great sunset pics. Some neat short little paths to hike on and a longer path through the valley if you are up for it.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Definitely worth the few minutes to pull off the road to take some photos. Plenty of space to safely pull off the road.

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Westville, Indiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We find a lot of gems by just driving & seeing a Visitor Center & stopping. This is one of them. We're on the road from the Alamosa KOA bound for Cripple Creek. Hwy 24 in the Pike National Forest. It comes on you quick, after climbing a hill going Eastbound. We needed a bathroom break & fortunately there was... More 

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Indian Hills, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

Wilkerson Pass marks the Eastern end of South Park. Eastbound traffic slows from 65m.p.h to 35-40m.p.h. Beautiful aspen leaves to slow down for in Fall. Many visions of hidden deer and elk are in the aspen groves. This is good hunting area with easy access. There is a visitor's center on top. It is open as staffing allows. There are... More 

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The Springs
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

Views of the Sawatch Range and the Collegiate Peaks! Take time to pull over from your drive heading west or east on highway 24 and you will learn something!

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Florissant, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

I'm an outdoor person, so I love to travel to out of the way places with beautiful sights and plants.

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Fairplay, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2013

Wilkerson Pass marks one of edges of the vast South Park. You can envision the inland sea that once covered the high plains below. Good interpretive signage and helpful volunteer staff in summer.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2012

This is a fun little place to stop and use the spacious restrooms and hike around the various trails. The gift shop is interesting as well with books, maps and souvenirs. Other than that, there really isn't that much to do here. You'd be hard-pressed to spend more than 30 minutes here.

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Address: US Hwy 24, Lake George, CO
Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Lake George

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