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San Juan Backcountry

Silverton, CO 81433
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Lack of communication

My family rented a UTV from San Juan Backcountry because we wanted to add one more along with our... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
Blake S
Brent's ATV tour to Animas Fork

Brent was a wonderful tour guide. He made sure everyone was having fun, was willing to take photos... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2017
MatthewHaynes76
via mobile
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Summer: Rent a Jeep, ATV, Dirt Bike, Street Bike or a Mountain Bike OR take a guided tour on an ATV or in one of our open-top 4x4 Suburbans and we will take you to the best and most spectacular places in the San Juans, one of America's most pristine wilderness areas. Winter: Come ride with us starting at Molas Lake Campground on a snowmobile tour that you will never forget! On the perfect day you will arrive up at almost 13k feet, on top of the Grand Turk, where purgatory looks like just a hop skip and jump away! Or come rent skis, snowboards, sleds or ice skate at Kendall mountain and enjoy all the powder we have to offer! Best rates in Sw Colorado!
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“crazy bob” (32 reviews)
“atv tour” (27 reviews)
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Silverton, CO 81433
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"crazy bob"
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"atv tour"
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"michael constantine"
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"side by side"
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"animas forks"
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"ghost town"
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"alpine loop"
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"lake city"
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"great guide"
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"monkey man"
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"black bear pass"
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"california pass"
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"hurricane pass"
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"engineer pass"
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"an absolute blast"
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"fantastic adventure"
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"money well spent"
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

My family rented a UTV from San Juan Backcountry because we wanted to add one more along with our Razor we were bringing. We needed to change something about the reservation but could not get anyone to call us back, answer the phone, or respond...More

Thank Blake S
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Larrypowersports, Owner at San Juan Backcountry, responded to this reviewResponded 9 March 2018

Blake S, So sorry to hear that you had troubles. Being our 13th year in business we pride ourselves in customer service. Unfortunately we are a seasonal business and have been away on holiday for my wife and I 18th anniversary. We are a small...More

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Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Brent was a wonderful tour guide. He made sure everyone was having fun, was willing to take photos for us, and he was well informed about the area. My only complaint about the tour was that I didn't choose a longer one! The atvs ran...More

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Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

We had a great trip. Thanks to the most knowlegeable and patient tour giude we have ever met. The Honda I drove was a sweet ride. The paddle shifter on steering wheel a bonus! Thank you Michael C.and San Juan Backcountry.

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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

My tour had a rocky start when my preordered vegetarian lunch consisted of being told "to just pick the meat off" my sandwich:( Luckily we were quickly on the road with Brent, lunch mishap forgotten. Brent is very knowledgeable, super enthusiastic, and just a ton...More

1  Thank Angela R
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Reviewed 29 September 2017

Our ATV excursion turned into a Jeep tour due to cold/ wet weather. We were beyond satisfied with our tour. Brent went above and beyond his duties to make sure we had a great time! The views were just breath taking. Brent was very knowledgeable...More

1  Thank 601mercedesm
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Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

We had a great 1/2 day trip with Brent. I give him the strongest reviews!! Brent was very attentive to our needs to get us set up to get on the road and then once out in the hills, he is so knowledgeable about the...More

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Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Four friends took the ATV tour with Brent and he was awesome! He was very patient with us as we were not the most experienced riders. He was very knowledgeable on the area and let us explore. I would definitely recommend that you request Brent...More

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Reviewed 28 September 2017

We came to silverton on the train and booked a jeep tour. Our driver was the best! Brent has a can do attitude and made us feel welcome from the moment we met him. The amount of knowledge this young man has on the area...More

Thank Eddie M
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Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

The first time we came here was a couple months ago. It was summer and we didn't think we needed gloves and jackets, but we did. Thankfully they have plenty of warm clothes they let you use. The lady recommended I grab some so I...More

Thank Kenneth L
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Reviewed 25 September 2017

We just got back from our trip to Southwest Colorado. During our visit we took the train from Durango to Silverton. Rather than take the train back to Durango, we took a jeep tour to see the country side and visit the Old Hundred gold...More

Thank Joe K
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Dalton l
16 September 2017|
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Response from Dave H | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend going on one of their guided tours. We went on an all day trip with this company to and from Lake City from City (went over Engineer pass going to then Cinnamon pass on return in early June. The guides... More
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