Durango: Backcountry Jeep Tour to the Top of Bolam Pass


Join a guided Jeep tour through the Durango backcountry and climb to the top of Bolam Pass. Enjoy breathtaking views and learn about the local wildlife and history from your guide.

About this activity

  • Free cancellation

    Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

  • Duration

    4 hour


  • Highlights
    • Marvel at sweeping views of Durango from a height of over 11,000 feet
    • Discover the natural beauty of this area on a guided tour to Bolam Pass
    • Travel in a custom Jeep Gladiator rig as you navigate remote trails
    • Stop along the way to view historic sites or take photos of the landscape
    • Learn about the history of this area and keep an eye out for local wildlife
  • Full description
    Get your adrenaline pumping as you explore the Durango backcountry on a guided Jeep tour. Climb all the way to the top of Bolam Pass, said to be one of the best and most remote single tracks in Colorado. Stop to take photos and learn about the history of this area.
    Meet your guide at the Purgatory Resort and hop into a custom Jeep Gladiator tour rig for an unforgettable experience. Traverse the backcountry trails, climbing to just over 11,000 feet. Along your journey, listen to interesting facts about the area and learn about the local wildlife.
    Sit back and enjoy the views as you head to the top of Bolam Pass. From here, take in panoramic views of the surrounding mountain peaks, including Lizard Head, Grizzly Peak, and San Miguel Peak.
    Enjoy a complimentary snack as you travel and stop along the way to visit historic sites and take photos at the most scenic parts of these remote, backcountry roads. At the end of your tour, you'll return back to the starting point at the Purgatory Resort.
  • Includes
    • Backcountry tour
      Transportation in a Jeep Gladiator
  • Exclude
    • Tips
      Hotel pickup and drop-off