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San Juan Scenic Jeep Tours

Address: 206 7th Ave, Ouray, CO 81427
Phone Number: (970) 325-0089
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Ranked #4 of 18 Activities in Ouray
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Mankato, Minnesota, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

"A must for anyone in Ouray!" I visited Ouray in late October, I was a little late to see all the colors. Most of the jeep tour companies were all closed. I came all the way from Minnesota, and I was just hoping that maybe there would be someone that would still offer a ride. Well, I was wandering down... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

This was the best part of our vacation. It couldn't have been a better trip unless we would have gone for the entire day trip. Which we will do next time. Our driver was great and knew everything. You can't appreciate the mountains unless you do this. So much to take in and you can look and leave the driving... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

San Juan jeep tour located in Western Hotel is the BEST. Ask for Greg. Greg was our guide and is very knowledgeable on the history of the mines and the roads. The scenery is spectacular and be sure to take your camera for awesome pictures. The price is well worth the trip.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Went to Yankee Boy Basin in the morning. 1.5 hr. lunch break and returned for Imogene Pass after lunch. Got snow and sheet on top and rain on the way down but still fun. Guide had a lot of information and was always checking to see if everyone was comfortable. I'd do it again tomorrow if I was still in... More 

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Rochester, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Went to the top of Red Mountain 3 with Keith today - awesome trip! The drive on the million dollar highway was spectacular from the jeep and we stopped to take pictures of the mountain we'd eventually be on top of. San Juan Jeeps has special access to the a private road that was crazy steep at the way top.... More 

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Richmond
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

One of the most amazing back road jeep tours! Our guide, Rick, was awesome - personable and possessing an encyclopedic knowledge of the local history. The vistas were amazing - 14,000' peaks, waterfalls, wild flowers and wildlife - all providing a breathtaking experience. Dress in layers as it can be cool at 10,000+ feet. Thanks Rick!!

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Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014 via mobile

One of the most beautiful views I have ever seen at 12,900 ft. Not only was it picturesque, but our guide shared many interesting facts and stories about the history of this mining community. It was well worth the money and time.

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Dallas, TX
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

It was awesome with comfy benches and this is huge since I rode so many trips in back of army jeep with no cushion. Great scenery. Guide had great knowledge! Thanks all.

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Topeka, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

My family took the Red Mountain - Highway to Heaven jeep tour today with San Juan Jeeps. The trip was AWESOME!! San Juan Scenic Tours is the only company in Ouray who have access to this route. Rick was a great tour guide. He is one of the most interesting gentleman I have ever met. He had a lot of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We have been to Ouray before and did jeep trips both times with 2 different companies and San Juan was the best. We ended going to Red Mountain 2 which from what we understand is a private road they use only and it was amazing!! Our driver was great, he stopped several times along the way to give us history... More 

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