Kebler Pass is a high mountain pass in Colorado.Before you head to Crested Butte, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Crested Butte travel route builder, to make sure you see all that Crested Butte has to offer, including Kebler Pass.
The Colorado Department of Transportation refers to the traversing road as Gunnison County Road 12. The eastern terminus of GCR 12 is Crested Butte. At its western terminus, GCR 12 intersects State Highway 133 near the southern end of Paonia State Park. It is a mostly gravel road and is closed during the winter months. A few portions of the road near the top of the pass have been paved. In the summer, the road is accessible by all passenger vehicles.
Kebler Pass Reviews
We traveled over Kebler Pass August of 2019. During that month the wildflowers were in full and spectacular bloom, and set against the green of the 20+ mile long aspen grove. Cool, right? Except... more »
We drove this Highway 12 from Crested Butte to Highway 133 and are so glad we did. Some reviews had said not to drive it if you have a rent car but we had no problems with our rental SUV. We traveled.... more »
Incredibly beautiful in the Spring, most magical aspen forest I've been to. Can't wait to go back in the Fall
Kebler Pass just outside of Crested Butte is such a beautiful place. Part of the West Elk Mountain Range. The largest grove of Aspen trees in the US. It’s equally beautiful mid summer for wildflower viewing and mid fall to see the aspens changing colors!
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