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Gorgeous drive in an old mining district

Be sure to read about the town of Bachelor before you go....there are still some old cabins but... read more

Reviewed October 11, 2017
that_owl
,
Oklahoma
Pretty drive

Bad roads, but pretty scenery so worth the trouble. Just go slowly if in a car or the oil pan will... read more

Reviewed September 30, 2017
nancydHouston
,
Houston
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Bachelor City, Creede, CO
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Reviewed October 11, 2017

Be sure to read about the town of Bachelor before you go....there are still some old cabins but leave things where they are. Do not collect anything...there's amazing history up there. And the view is spectacular!!!

Thank that_owl
Reviewed September 30, 2017

Bad roads, but pretty scenery so worth the trouble. Just go slowly if in a car or the oil pan will be damaged. Be prepared to squeeze past any oncoming vehicles, very narrow road.

Thank nancydHouston
Reviewed September 22, 2017

Tons of mining and railroad history in this area. Fairly easy drive but a few spots on the Creede side that may seem steep to some. Keep a sharp eye around corners and when you are up the road a ways watch for animals in...More

Thank mred992
Reviewed September 22, 2017

Definitely recommend using the 504 and not the 503. We had no problem in a mini-van with lower clearance. Height of fall colors made this a breathtaking drive.

Thank Tiberius R
Reviewed September 18, 2017

If you find your self any where near Creede you must get here and do this drive. The route circles around in the mountains behind the town. Very scenic. A must stop on the route is the Last Chance Mine. Great story and great people.

Thank johnpV4713TS
Reviewed September 14, 2017

This is a delightful loop from Creede Many old mines that are accessible from the road. Plan on a few hours to fully enjoy the area.

Thank R M
Reviewed September 5, 2017

Coming to Creede without making this drive should be a crime. You will not be disappointed. Allow yourself time for stops and photo taking along the way. Enjoy!

1  Thank George1142
Reviewed September 3, 2017

We enjoyed touring the area and seeing all the historic remnants of the silver mines that gave rise to the town of Creede.

1  Thank eltexano
Reviewed August 29, 2017 via mobile

This was a rougher trail with some scary climbs up in Jeep however being careful and looking situations over once we got to the top passage down was okay. We got to see beautiful scenery and 4 bull moose. Would be easier in a razor...More

Thank vcashmere
Reviewed August 19, 2017 via mobile

Incredible scenery with amazing history. My family loved it! 4 wheel drive will make the trip easier. The historical mine buildings are very cool to see. Wish we had taken the tour.

Thank daddycaddy1
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