4 x 4 Tour Information

For reservations call: 970-728-9749 Dave@TellurideTours.com

We use the Swiss Army Pinzgauer. These trucks are built in Austria and are exceptional mountain vehicles. With 14” of ground clearance, low gearing, narrow width ( important when needing to pass wider vehicles on such narrow roads), and exceptionally tight turning radius.
One is a 4-wheel drive and have been customized to hold a maximum of 8 plus a driver. Seating is tight and passengers need be friendly.
Our other truck is a 6-wheel drive with room for 12 plus driver. With 2 forward facing bench seats plus the 1 “shotgun” seat up front you get 9 forward facing seats. Don’t be fooled, the turning radius is way better than most “conventional rigs”.

Dave’s Trail Ratings:  1 easy — 5 extreme

Ophir Pass peaks at 12,789 feet and is usually open by the 1st of June. High shale/shelf road. Rating: 2+
Alta ghost town (11,100 feet) and Gold King Basin (11,800 feet) open in early June. Has little 4×4. Rating: 2
Last Dollar Road is a ranch country drive with beautiful aspen groves and spruce forest. Rating: 2
Bridal Veil Falls has a high shelf road. Rating: 2
Imogene Pass, 13,114 feet, is the second highest pass in the USA, usually opens mid to late June. Good bit of height on shelf roadd, moderate 4×4. Top of the world views. Tomboy ghost town. Rating: 3
The Black Bear Road
is an advanced trail that crests at Black Bear Pass, elevation 12,840 feet. The road then descends over a set of infamous switchbacks. Rating: 4.

Telluride tours of Alta Lakes, Gold King Basin and Last Dollar offer exceptionally beautiful views.
Other high passes such as Governors Basin, Imogene, Corkscrew, Engineer to Animas Forks will open early to mid June.

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Email: Dave@TellurideTours.com

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