Wilkerson Pass Visitor Center

Area Status: Open
This area is Open
 

Wilkerson Pass Visitor Center

Wilkerson Pass Visitor Center is located on US-24, twelve miles west of Lake George.  It is a great spot to stop and stretch your legs; there's even a 0.9 mile loop interpretive trail for a nice walk.  Wilkerson Pass offers fantastic views of South Park and the Sawatch and Mosquito Ranges.  The Visitor Center is currently being operated by the Park County Department of Heritage, Tourism, and Community Development.  Fantastic volunteers are available to assist guests with many of their travel needs.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Wilkerson Pass Visitor Center is open for the summer season.
Area Amenities: Interpretive Site,Picnic tables,Toilets,Parking
Open Season: June 4 - Sept 30
Best Season: Summer
Busiest Season: Summer
Closest Towns: Lake George
Water: No
Restroom: Yes
Operated By: Park County
Information Center: South Park Ranger District 719 836-2031

General Information

Accessibility:

This site is accessible most of the year with two restrooms open throughout the year.  The visitor center is open seasonally during summers.


Parking:

There is generally ample parking available.


Directions:

Located on Highway 24, twelve miles west of Lake George. 


Activities


Nature Viewing

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Outdoor Learning

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Amenities

Picnic tables 4 picnic tables on site.
Interpretive Site Several kiosks with information about local history, flora, and fauna.
Toilets There are vault toilets.
Parking There is a large parking lot.
Areas & Activities

Location

 
  Latitude : 
39.03787477

  Longitude : 
-105.524163

 



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