Last Dollar Road

If you're traveling from Ridgeway to Telluride, this is a fun little backroad that's way better than the paved route.

Total Miles

20

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Elevation
10,600'
Duration
2 Hours
Technical Rating
2 / 10
Best Time
Summer - Fall

As we continue to improve our trail coverage, we'd love to hear what you think and which areas to add next.

Trail Overview
Last Dollar Road
This is an amazingly scenic road that features wildflowers, views of the mountains and wonderful fall colors. Camp a few nights and enjoy all the area has to offer. You'll want to take a day to explore Telluride along the way. There is a visitor center on the west end of town.
Getting There
Head west on Highway 62 from Ridgway about 12 miles. Turn left on well-marked Last Dollar Road 0.8 mile west of mile marker 12. Follow signs to airport if starting in Telluride.
Contact for Current Conditions
Uncompahgre National Forest
Norwood Ranger District
(970) 327-4261