- Skyline Dr is unique; a must see.
- Shelf Road – High Park
- in Victor on the Phantom Canyon Rd.
- Especially around Cripple Creek.
A unique driving experience with incredible views.
- Length: 3.5 miles
- Driving Time: min. 20 mins
This route winds its way along the top of an extremely narrow ridge overlooking the surrounding area.
Many areas are marked “No Stopping” but you can still get some terrific vistas of the road. Great overlook of Cañon City.
Gold Belt Tour SB – Phantom Canyon
Phantom Canyon Road is unpaved and narrow; vehicles over 25 feet are not permitted.
This road is one of the most scenic and historic drives in Colorado. The route increases in elevation from 5,500 to 9,500 feet and follows the route of the Florence & Cripple Creek Railroad built in 1894 as a connection from Florence to the goldfields of Cripple Creek and Victor.
Gold Belt Tour SB – Shelf Rd
- Length: 26 miles
- Driving Time: min. 2 hours
Shelf Road is unpaved and in places very narrow and winding with steep drop offs. Four wheel drive is recommended and may be required for travel through this area when the road is wet.