Scenic Byways

Fall comes early at 10,000 feet. Just a few cooler than normal nights in early to mid-September is Mother Natures signal to transform. Aspen quake with gold and sometimes scarlet leaves upside evergreens and a backdrop of towering peaks is more than picturesque. Driving in and around Leadville on the scenic byways offer endless opportunity of that perfect frame. Below are a few of the local proprietors and establishments that are more than happy to help you out. Call ahead for hours, directions, contact information, and their services for aspen viewing.

Spring, Summer, Fall Actvities

Spring, Summer, Fall Actvities

Scenic Byways Support

Scenic Byways Support

Leadville Ranger District Office -Scenic driving opportunities include: The Top of the Rockies National Scenic Byway offers breathtaking views from the historic towns of Leadville and Twin Lakes to Independence Pass at 12,095 feet on the Leadville Ranger District. Give them a call or stop in for more info on the Change in Season.
Location: Leadville Ranger District Office, 810 Front Street, Leadville, Co. 80461
Phone: Phone (719) 486-0749