THE ROCKY MOUNTAIN CHALLENGE, 2 GUIDED SNOWMOBILE TOURS, 2 SPECTACULAR RIDING AREAS, INCLUDES free-time for Lunch in Leadville & Guide Gratuity.- ARRIVE 30 MINUTES PRIOR TO TOUR TIME.FOR EACH TOUR
- Duration: 8 Hours (approx.)
- Location: Leadville , CO
- Product code: PK9B6Q
The ROCKY MOUNTAIN CHALLENGE may very well be your best day in the Colorado High Country. RIDE AT THE TOP OF THE WORLD AT ALTITUDES UP TO 12,500' HIGH ON THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE.
THE FIRST ADVENTURE ON THIS COMBO IS A TWO-HOUR SNOWMOBILE TOUR AT THE
TURQUOISE LAKE RIDING AREA: Arrive at
the Turquoise Lake parking lot at 8:30 a.m. at 1668 County Road 99 (Grand West
Drive), Leadville, Co. 80461.
Tour is from
9:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
mandatory and provided, we do not use full face helmets. Wear warm winter
clothing, (ski wear is appropriate), insulated waterproof boots, gloves, scarf
or neck gator, goggles or sunglasses for eye protection. Face Coverings are required at check in. We are unable to
provide clothing so guests arriving without appropriate gear cannot
When the paperwork is completed and you are all geared up, your guide will introduce you
to your snowmobile for a safety briefing before beginning your tour. Enjoy more
than 25 miles of groomed trails including a 15-mile loop that climbs up from
10,000′ to about 11,300′. We also ride in the meadows, past Campgrounds like
The Baby Doe, and on private areas like Rancho Escondido. This area provides
incredible photo opportunities as Mount Massive and Mount Elbert border the
area, their lofty peaks soaring up to 14,000′ feet, just across the lake. This
two-hour RIDE is for single riders only and the roads and trails will give you
the confidence to feel comfortable on the snowmobile and ready for the higher
altitudes and steep climbs on the 3:00 Performance Tour in the afternoon with
arrival at 2:30.
a break and explore 70 blocks of colorful Victorian Buildings in Leadville,
just a few minutes from the parking lot.
Numerous restaurants, restaurants and historic Saloons along Harrison
Avenue are ready to serve a great lunch. Visit interesting antique stores, the
Rock Shop, the National Mining Hall of Fame Museum or take a tour of Baby Doe's
Matchless Mine or the Hopemore Underground Mine. Leadville was voted a winner
as Best Historic Small Town in the 2020 USA Today Travel Award Contest.
ARRIVE AT 2:30 p.m. at WHITE MOUNTAIN'S MAIN BASE CAMP FOR YOUR SECOND
SNOWMOBILE TOUR OF THE DAY. ADDRESS IS
6492 HIGHWAY 91, LEADVILLE, CO. 80461.
It's 6 miles north of Leadville on Highway 91. LOOK FOR THE 100' TOWER IN THE PARKING LOT,
REUNITE WITH YOUR GUIDE IN THE RED BUILDING
This exciting 2-hr. Snowmobile
PERFORMANCE TOUR rides on White Mountain's private property high on the slopes
of Mount Arkansas, almost a fourteener at 13,750'. Travel through pine and
aspen forests and old gold mining areas.
Enjoy panoramic views from our Yurt deck then ride up to THE TOP OF THE
WORLD, in open snowy bowls and alpine meadows, in the shadow of the GREAT
DIVIDE at altitudes up to 12,500′. Ride and play, following your guide on his
favorite trails to remote areas of this rugged land. This is the true Colorado
$480 Per Driver
- Minimum 2 participants
Snowmobiling Experience is required for this tour. Single Riders Only
Includes Gratuity of $100.00 for guide.
Lake Performance Snowmobiling Tour Time: 9:00 a.m. Arrive
8:30 at 1668 Co. Road 99, Leadville, Co 80461 - Lunch Break from 11:30 until
2:00, Afternoon Performance Tour on Mount Arkansas, arrival at 2:30 p.m. at 6492 Highway 91, Leadville, Co.
80461. Tour from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Restrictions and things to
consider because of COVID.
WE WILL NO LONGER PROVIDE TRANSPORTATION
FROM ANY LOCATION.
provided. Ski helmets are not appropriate.
WE WILL NO LONGER PROVIDE SUITS, BOOTS OR GOGGLES. Guests must arrive in warm and
appropriate winter clothing including jackets, pants, gloves, scarves, goggles
or sunglasses. Please bring a scarf, facemasks or neck gator. Arrive properly dressed or you will be unable
Pregnant Women cannot participate
A credit card
is required at check-in to be used in the rare event of damage. We accept all
major credit cards.
White Mountain has a 48-hour Non-Refundable cancellation policy: A total refund can only be given if we are
notified 48 hours in advance of the tour date.
Refunds will not be given for people who do not show up
on the day of the tour. If 4 people are
booked and only three people come, we will not refund for the "no show
person". All reservations must be
booked and paid in advance.
*A standard liability waiver must be signed before participating in any