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Summer Mountain Summit

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1701 Wynkoop St
1701 Wynkoop St, Denver, CO 80202, USAIn front of Historic Union Station and the Crawford Hotel. Please meet at the flagpole out front and your driver/guide will meet you and walk you to the touring van.
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    Denver Union Station
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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    Clear Creek Canyon Park Big Easy Trailhead
    Stop: 60 minutes -
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    Idaho Springs Visitor Center
    Stop: 35 minutes -
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    Echo Lake Park
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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  • 5
    Echo Lake Lodge
    Stop: 15 minutes -
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    Mount Evans Scenic Byway
    Stop: 2 hours - Admission included
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    Summit Lake Park
    Stop: 30 minutes -
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    Mount Evans
    Stop: 35 minutes - Admission included
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    Idaho Springs Visitor Center
    Stop: 90 minutes -
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    Denver Union Station
    Stop: 10 minutes -
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You'll return to the starting point
    Important Information
    Departure Point
    1701 Wynkoop St, Denver, CO 80202, USA
    Departure Time
    8:15 AM
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Bottled water
    • Snacks
    • Local Driver/Guide
    • Entry/Admission - Mount Evans Scenic Byway
    • Entry/Admission - Mount Evans
    • Gratuities (recommended 15-20%
    • Lunch
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Please consult with your physician before traveling to high altitudes.
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately, we recommend a jacket the average high temperature on top of Mt. Evans is 40 degrees Fahrenheit or 4.4 Celsius.
    • Minimum numbers apply. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmaheittion if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the unlikely event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund
    • Access to the summit of Mt. Evans will depend on weather conditons
    • Wildlife viewing likely but not guaranteed.
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
    • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Although I'm a local, I still appreciated hearing details and history of the sites, and of CO, along the way. Will, our tour guide, ensured our comfort, provided a great selection of snacks and water. He was well equipped with high-tech microphone/headset and I could hear
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    Response from ChristinG161, Owner at Summer Mountain Summit
    Responded 20 Aug 2019
    Hi Amailia, Thank you for touring wtih us we love it when locals join our tours. We can't wait to take you out for another adventure... Mabe fall colors in September or Rut season in October?
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    This was truly one of the best tours we have EVER taken! Will was our guide and from the very first introduction, we knew we were in for a great trip. He was fun, informative and a great driver - especially going up Mt. Evans. The views were amazing and Will made sure
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    Response from ChristinG161, Owner at Summer Mountain Summit
    Responded 20 Aug 2019
    Wow thank you for such an amazing review Cindy of Will and our Mt. Evans tour (my personal favorite in the summer) I can't tell you enough how grateful we are that you choose to tour with us everytime when you are here visiting. Thank you and we can't wait to tour with you again!
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    Will was our tour guide for the day and he did an amazing job! Great driver and very knowledgeable about everything along the way. Beautiful views along the whole tour, especially at the summit. Can't wait to come back and do another tour with Colorado Sightseer!
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    Response from ChristinG161, Owner at Summer Mountain Summit
    Responded 20 Aug 2019
    Thnak you for choosing to tour with a small local business and for the kind words about our talented and awesome guide Will. Thank you as well for taking the time to leave us a review. We can't wait to tour with you again as well!
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    Compared to other mountain tours we did with Aspire, I love this tour way better. Our tour guide has a speaker so we can hear her even in last row, the other tour didn't. Our tour guide (Christy) is really great. She remembered everyone's name, hiked with us, took pictures, and
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    We had an absolutely wonderful day doing the Summer Mountain Summit Tour! From the very moment our guide picked us up, we knew we were in good hands and in for a great day! The van was very nice, clean, and comfortable. We had plenty of space and could hear our guide well.
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    About the operator
    By: Colorado Sightseer
    572 reviews
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    This is the best way to see Colorado on a short timeframe! Saw more in the 8 hour van tour than I could have ever
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    Brooklyn, New York
    Great Experience with Colorado Sightseer "Foothills" Tour
    We booked the Foothills Tour directly with Colorado Sightseer and it was wonderful: timely pick-up; comfortable
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    It was a lovely day, the guide explained everything in such an interesting way,it was a very enjoyable day. We
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    #2 Foothills
    Excellent half day, Wendy was a great guide, knowledgeable and personable, no rush but a well planned efficient
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    Denver, Colorado
    Wonderful tour
    I had been on this tour previously, and as always I had a lot of fun. Our tour guide Will, is full of knowledge
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    Highly Recommend!!
    Everything you want when you imagine Colorado. Wendy was an AMAZING tour guide. Her passion showed throughout the
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    Awesome Trip
    Loved the trip and Alex was an amazing tour guide!! I can’t wait to go back to do a full day tour of the Rockies!!
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    Macneezy07 m
    San Antonio, Texas
    Will was very knowledgeable!! Had a great time. Would recommend. Sights and views were indescribable.
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    Hammond, Indiana
    Rocky Mountain high
    The tour was educational as well as beautiful. It was wonderful to hear about the history,geology,flora and fauna
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    Red Rocks, Echo lake, evergreen tour
    This tour was the perfect taste of the Colorado mountains! Christina was extremely knowledgeable and helpful, and
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    Flippin, Arkansas
    This was a really great tour with a really great guide. It takes a bit to get out to Rocky Mountain National Park
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    Pre Christmas Getaway with my daughters
    Denver was Beautiful. It was the first time my youngest got to see snow she is 20. We stayed at Marriot downtown
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    Bull Deer and. Patterson Glassworks Studio and Gallery made a mountainous pleasure of this memorable trip!
    I was duely impressed with the park and nature in my face! The last long snow from a week ago rang my Christmas
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    Really Good Day
    Christine was a wonderful guide and very informative. Amazingly we saw a coyote close to the road eating on a
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    Rocky Mountain National Park
    Excellent. Guide who was entertaining and very knowledgeable. Well prepared with items to help travelers who were
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