At 12,095 feet, Independence Pass is one of the highest paved mountain passes in the United States. Independece Pass is the summit of the Top of the Rockies National Scenic & Historic...[more]
From Leadville, travel 13 miles south on Hwy 24; Turn right (west) onto State Hwy 82. The summit is approximately 19 past Twin Lakes Village.
From Aspen, travel approximately 20 miles east on State Hwy 82 to the summit.
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