Boreas Pass Road For ATV Riding
The 45th most popular all terrain vehicle trail in Colorado.
Thursday 14 July 2016 04:53 GMT
Near Frisco in the Arapaho National Forest, the Boreas Pass Road (FS10) is an easy 6.5 mile one-way route to the summit of Boreas Pass. The route climbs from 10,300 feet to 11,500 feet along an old railroad grade.
To reach the trailhead from US70, use Exit 203 and head south on SR9 through Frisco towards Breckenridge. Turn left on Boreas Pass Road (CR10) for 3.5 miles.
The road follows the old South Park & Pacific Railroad grade. There are views of the Upper Blue River Valley and the majestic Tenmile Ridge.
Note: Colorado residents must register their off-highway vehicle with the Colorado State Parks (303) 866-3437. Out-of-state residents who bring OHVs into Colorado must purchase a Colorado Non-Resident OHV permit which is valid from the date of purchase through the following March 31. These permits can be purchased anywhere you get your hunting/fishing licenses in Colorado. All off-highway vehicles must have an approved muffler and spark arrester. These requirements are subject to change so make sure to contact the Colorado State Parks prior to using your off-highway vehicle.
Note: As of September 2007, ATV riding on Forest Service roads is only permited on roads marked as open to ATV. All ATVs must be registered.
Overall, Boreas Pass Road is the 45th most popular ATV riding trail of all 90 ATV trails in Colorado. Several of the better atv trails are nearby Boreas Pass Road including Spring Creek Road OHV Area and Rollins Pass Road.