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Boreas Pass Trailhead
Added by BillMiddlebrook

Location:  Front Range
Road Type:  Paved Road 0   (0=Paved, 6=Very Difficult 4WD)
2WD dirt.
Directions:  Drive to the south end of Breckenridge and turn east onto Boreas Pass road. Drive about 3.5 miles up Boreas Pass Road to a parking area where the road turns to dirt. The road is closed here in winter. In summer, continue 6.5 more miles up the 2WD, dirt road to Boreas Pass. There are some signs, a few small buildings, and an old boxcar. This is the trailhead and there is ample parking.
Winter Access:  The Boreas Pass road is closed in winter, 6.5 miles below the pass.
Date Status Information Posted By  Photos  Comments Likes Dislikes    
2013-10-19 Road was still open, quite a bit of traffic. Road was snow packed from the winter closure to the pass. Others told us it was open on both sides. IHikeLikeAGirl         
2012-06-20 Now also open and dry on the east side from Como to the pass. highcountryhiker         
2012-05-22 Open and dry from Breck to the pass. TravelingMatt         
2012-04-01 West side open to winter gate approximately 3.5miles from Highway 9 in Breckenridge. East side open to winter gate approximately 4.0miles from Highway 285 (just past intersection with County Road 50). burnindaylight         
2011-06-30 Forest Service opened the road last week scott goldberg         
2011-06-23 Forest Service plans on opening road 6/24/11. For conditions the phone number is 1-719-836-2031 lurker         
2010-11-27 Coming from the south hit snow on a hill only about 1/2 way up, could not get very far even with aggressive a/t tires in 4-lo. luckyzsquirrel         
2010-01-29 The road usually opens in mid-June. BillMiddlebrook         

At Boreas Pass (Added by: BillMiddlebrook on 2010-01-29)

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