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Mount Evans Scenic Byway, CO

US Forest Service

Mount Evans Scenic Byway

The Mount Evans Scenic Byway climbs over 7,000 feet in its 28-mile length, reaching an altitude of 14,130' feet. Idaho Springs serves as the starting point to the byway. This drive offers visitors...[more]

Address

CO

Directions

From I-70: Take exit 240 in Idaho Springs. Follow Highway 103 south until it meets Echo Lake. Take Highway 5 to the top of Mount Evans.

Activities
  • AUTO TOURING AUTO TOURING
  • WILDLIFE VIEWING WILDLIFE VIEWING
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