Day Trip To Mount Evans From Denver

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Overview

Enjoy a 7-hour excursion to Mount Evans from Denver. Save yourself the drive and enjoy the scenery on your way to the top of the world. This guided small-group tour includes a picnic lunch round trip transportation from Denver.

Highlights

  • Family friendly
  • Small group ensures personal service
  • Led by a local guide
  • Seasonal Offer
  • Small-group tour

Know More about this tour

On this tour you will depart from downtown Denver where you will meet your guide and fellow travelers. Your first stop is a visit to one of the best outdoor music venue’s on earth, Red Rocks Amphitheater, where music has echoed off the sandstone cliffs for decades. Drive through Morrison on your way up into Bear Creek Canyon and watch the landscape change as you head up into the mountains. Take in sweeping vistas and the clear waters of Echo Lake, as you continue along on your journey. Continue through some historic mining towns and hear stories of local legends who were a part of Colorado's unique history. 

Summer: June - August - Drive to the top of Mt Evans above 14'000ft.
Fall: September - Drive up to 12'800ft. Last 5 miles to top is closed. 
Winter: October - May. The tour will drive along the foot of Mount Evans and stop at a scenic mountain lake. Additionally the group will stop in a charming historic mining town. 

Please enter any dietary restrictions for anyone in your group by including this information in the Special Requirements field during checkout.

Inclusions for Day Trip To Mount Evans From Denver

  • Driver/guide
  • Sandwich
  • Water

Exclusions for Day Trip To Mount Evans From Denver

  • Gratuities

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund.

If weather is too bad or if it is too dangerous to drive some of the scenic roads, guide will change tour route. 

Cancellation Policy
  • If you cancel within 3 calendar days (72 hours) of the scheduled departure time, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the undiscounted tour price.
  • If you cancel between 4 to 7 Calendar days before scheduled tour departure,the cancellation charge will be 50% of the undiscounted tour price.
  • If you cancel at least 8 calendar days in advance of the scheduled departure time, there is no cancellation fee. You will receive Full Refund for the paid amount.
  • Please note that in case of No show, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the listed tour fare.
  • Please note tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.
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  • Loved Red Rock and my guide was very good.

  • Austin was a great guide, extremely knowledgeable, friendly, made everyone feel comfortable. The scenery was second to none, and the history of those towns was unreal. Perfect tour, perfect day.

  • Really enjoyable tour. See Red Rocks in the morning then great views of the mountains in the afternoon. Superb

  • Very glad I booked this. We did all of the things they mentioned on the itinerary, had a nice, light lunch, and a great Drive. The trip was very exciting because at Summit Lake, it was a bright enough day that suddenly went -1 Celsius and send tiny hail racing at us as strong winds picked up. That was FUN! I did this with the guide Katya hope I'm not butchering her name, and she was very knowledgeable about the whole area, the geology, wild life and botany. She kept us entertained the whole time and was an excellent driver because you could easily go off of some cliffs out there. I would definitely do this tour again, in Spring time, as this was the most bang for your buck tour I took.

  • My husband had a conference in Denver and I tagged along. I booked the day tour to Mt. Evens because the starting point was Union Station, within walking distance from my hotel. Our group 8 adults and 1 adorable three-year-old were greeted by our guide, Austin. The van was very roomy and comfortable. Austin was a fabulous guide. He has a wealth of knowledge about everything Denver! As we traveled through the city, he was sure we saw many points of interest. Our tour to Red Rock Amphitheater was all I had thought it would be. Beautiful! From Echo Lake to Summit Lake the views were breathtaking and awe inspiring. Aspire Tour, LLC has done a wonderful job providing tourists an amazing experience. Our guide, Austin, is a gem for this company!

  • Our guide Austin provided us with a truly memorable day! The views were spectacular and his commentary about the sights and the history and culture of Denver added a lot to the experience. It is definitely worth taking this tour!

  • Our tour guide Taylor was amazing! He was so friendly and outgoing and gave us some history on the sites we'd see as we traveled. He was very accommodating and extremely helpful with whatever we needed! The sites were gorgeous! We stopped at Red Rocks Amphitheatre then Echo Lake for lunch then to Mt. Evans or Mt. Rosa as we learned the locals prefer to call it. They had very comfortable Mercedes Benz vans and always put out a step for us to get on and off safely. The lunch was a little lacking considering the price we paid, but it was delicious so I shouldn't complain! Overall, I highly recommend this tour for those who are looking to go up over 14,000 and feel on top of the world and see some amazing sites you wouldn't normally see! Taylor is the greatest!

  • Worth every penny
    Comfortable touring vehicle on time pick up
    Good lunch provided
    Accommodating
    Helpful on the phone

    I switched to the Rocky Mountain tour because I had more time.

  • Quite happy to have selected this tour option. As advertised and more. Tour stops were well selected. Tour guide Dennis was outstanding and knowledgeable. Provided great customer service. Pristine views from Mt Evans as well as the ride to and from. Motor coach was nicely appointed and comfortable

  • When I was looking at things to do when visiting Denver, a trip to Mount Evans was at the top of most travel guide's lists. There is a reason for that ... the views are spectacular. Everyone talks about being in the Mile High city, but Mount Evans gives you the opportunity to ride up to nearly the 3 miles mark in elevation. We saw mountain goats and sheep along the way as we rode up far beyond the tree line. We had time to take photo's along the climb and even make the trek up the last few hundred feet on foot to get those truly memorable pictures. The road is rather narrow and there are no guide rails which is a little unnerving. This tour is a great way to enjoy the view and leave the driving to someone else...

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