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I've been up the Colorado trail via Little Molas Lake several times. Recently I took a friend from... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017

Absolutely gorgeous. You will find yourself singing, "The hills are alive...." when you reach this... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2017
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Million Dollar Highway, Silverton, CO
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

I've been up the Colorado trail via Little Molas Lake several times. Recently I took a friend from PA up the trail. I made sure she spent a few days acclimating to the area before we hiked. The first stretch is uphill and much to...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank beance
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Absolutely gorgeous. You will find yourself singing, "The hills are alive...." when you reach this pass. Plenty of room for parking and taking in the truly spectacular scenery. Mother Nature gets a five star review!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Nice D
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Great views here of the mountains and alpine meadows. Lots of parking, restrooms, and informative plaques. Great place to take a quick break on a drive along the Million Dollar Highway.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Doug274
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Our family camped out in the Molas Pass Campground and it was beautiful. They did some kayaking and caught fish. The best part, to me, was the scenic drive to and fro. Gorgeously breathtaking views on 550. My advise, have either a dash cam or...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank handzofmaestro
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

The views are breathtaking! The drive from Durango to the campground are spectacular. We need to install a dash camera and record that drive.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Barry P
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

The views here are not to be believed. I've been here twice in the last week and just a slight change in weather can make the place appear so different. I highly recommend a stop.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank mackanna
Reviewed 26 November 2016

There was about 1 foot of snow on the ground so it made for awesome views of the valley below. It was cold, but the wind was not blowing too much, so it was tolerable. Out Husky/Shepard mix dog loved the cold and snow, she...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank amandar0259
Reviewed 21 October 2016

We stopped at Molas Pass while driving the Million Dollar Highway scenic byway (US550). There is a parking area with short, paved walkways to a viewpoint with educational signage. You are surrounded by towering mountain peaks and can see Molas Lake sparkling in the meadows...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank CrankingChick
Reviewed 6 September 2016

The pull over at Molas Pass is perfect for taking photos! Outstanding views! Nice restrooms are available.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Cindy G
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

We drove up this pass to explore our favorite mountain range, the San Juans! High altitude and scenic mountain views of this young jagged range are awesome. Highly recommended even if you have to take the most dangerous road in Colorado- Red Mountain Pass!

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank April A
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