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Montezuma to Webster Pass

HARD 7 reviews
#160 of 215 trails in

Montezuma to Webster Pass is a 10.8 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Jefferson, Colorado that offers scenic views and is rated as difficult. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail.

Distance: 10.8 miles Elevation Gain: 1,906 feet Route Type: Out & Back

dog friendly

cross country skiing



ohv / off road driving




This trail is subject to weather related closures. Please check conditions prior to setting off for the trail.

off road driving
1 month ago

JKUR running 35’s zero issues. It is narrow in spots but very pretty! Handcart Gulch down into Park County is a bit sketchy as it is very narrow shelf road down from Webster. Sign even says no full size vehicles they mean it!

off road driving
3 months ago

June 30, 2019. Trail not yet open for the season. Gates closed at the trailhead just past Montezuma.

off road driving
Saturday, July 21, 2018

I really enjoy Webster pass. it can be impassable early in the spring (if you are wanting to god down the other side) so keep this in mind. The switch backs on the pass can be nerve wracking esp if you don't like shelf roads, they tend to be washed out, so know where your tires actually are. Views at the top are worth it IMO.

off road driving
Sunday, August 20, 2017

Montezuma to Webster Pass July 15th 2017. Beautiful drive with absolutely stunning scenery as you transition from forest to above tree line. Easy off roading with clearance only needed for a creek crossing (which was running close to 2ft deep when we went). Webster was snowed in on south side so made it to the pass and then turned around and headed back down. The views from Webster pass are awesome. Used 4wd for the switchbacks going up to Webster for a bit of traction on the corners and 4wd low coming down out of general laziness!

off road driving
Saturday, September 05, 2015

Scenery was very good to great. Some technical but easy. A little rocky but not bad. We are looking very forward to doing Red Cone and Radical pass next.

21 days ago

off road driving
11 months ago

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