Mosquito Pass Auto Tour, CO

US Forest Service

Mosquito Pass Auto Tour

Mosquito Pass Auto Tour is a 9 1/2-mile interpretive route north of Fairplay to the summit of Mosquito Pass on the way to Leadville.  It is moderate to difficult, steep and very rocky, and a high-clearance...[more]




From Fairplay, follow Colorado Highway 9 north for 4 1/5 miles to County Road 12 (Mosquito Pass Road) and turn left.  The tour begins quickly after turning off Highway 9.

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