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Itinerary
Look down into the breathtaking Royal Gorge as this guided tour takes you over America’s highest suspension bridge. This trip climbs more than 1,500 vertical feet out of historic Cañon City to the south rim of the world famous Royal Gorge.

After admiring the depths of the Gorge as you cross the 18-foot wide, 1,270 foot long bridge almost a thousand feet above the Arkansas River, you will climb another 500 feet to the awe-inspiring views seen from Fremont Peak. From this high point, you will be able to see everything from Pike’s Peak to the Sangre de Cristo Mountains to the Eastern Plains of Colorado. Very few people have been determined enough to hike to this view much less have the option to be driven to it. On our way back down into Cañon City your guide will stop to show you dinosaur tracks left over 107 million years ago. This is a great trip for the whole family.

Your customized open-air jeep is modified with your comfort in mind. Your guides use air bag suspensions to smooth out the ride and thick cushion seats so you can view the spectacular scenery and wildlife that Colorado has to offer without worrying about the rough bumpy ride.
Locations visited
Pikes Peak
Royal Gorge Bridge and Park
Sangre De Cristo Wilderness
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Overview
This breathtaking 3.5 hour tour literally puts you on the edge of one of Colorado’s most picturesque attractions. Look down into the breathtaking Royal Gorge as this tour takes you over America’s highest suspension bridge nearly 1000 feet above the Arkansas River. Exclusive access through the south entrance to the Royal Gorge Bridge and Park and to the top of Fremont Peak allow you to see and experience true Colorado beauty. Pass through a cemetery that is listed in the National Registry of Historic Places, view dinosaur footprints, and commonly see Colorado wildlife.
Highlights
  • Choice of morning or afternoon departure
  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Family friendly
  • Get inside tips from a local
  • Get off the beaten track in a 4x4
  • See native wildlife in their natural environment
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Perfect introduction for first-time visitors
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Reviewed yesterday
Best Jeep Tour in Colorado!

Steve was our wonderful tour guide who is very friendly and knowledgeable. He pointed out various scenery to our party and was an excellent off-road driver. The path we took was very exciting for the kids and was exactly what we wanted to do on...More

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed yesterday
Train & Jeep Tour to Royal Gorge

We spent an afternoon with Colorado Jeep Tours and Steve Kaverman was our guide. He was knowledgeable and a truly admired all things Colorado. We had a fun adventure seeing the Royal Gorge and the surrounding areas. It was a great memory for our family....More

Thank Nicole J
Will C, Manager at Colorado Jeep Tours, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Awesome! So glad you enjoyed the Jeep & Train package. It's one of our most popular full day combination adventures. Please come back to see us again soon, Nicole. Thanks very much for your kind review.

Reviewed 1 week ago
Awesome Tour with Ed

The Jeep tout was excellent and anything but boring. Went to a ton of neat places off-roading and our guide Ed was awesome. Very knowledgeable and personable. If you do this tour ask for Ed!!!More

Thank Stephen S
Will C, Manager at Colorado Jeep Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Ed is a lot of fun - a really interesting guide with a wealth of information about Canon City and the Royal Gorge region. Thank you very much for your business and for the 5-star review. We will be sure to pass along your compliment...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Fantastic Tour

We thoroughly enjoyed this tour. Rick, our guide was wonderful! He was incredibly informative. He also has superb people skills, knowing when to talk, when to listen, and seemed to know just the right time and right way to move from one great site to...More

Thank Hawkdryvr
Will C, Manager at Colorado Jeep Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We just love reading reviews like this! Anyone can buy jeeps and give tours, but it really is the educated, informative and personable guides that make all the difference in the jeeping experience. We're thrilled to know that Rick did such a wonderful job. Please...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
So fun and informative!

We did this tour as a fluke after asking some people that were on it the day before if it was worth it. They said yes and ask for Rick! We booked for the next day (with Rick), so glad we did. We learned so...More

Thank Shawna L
Will C, Manager at Colorado Jeep Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for your 5-star ratings, Shawna! Rick is a super guide, who consistently earns rave reviews. We're thrilled to know he showed you and your family a good time. Please come back soon to see us.

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danasue52
13 August 2018|
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Response from LDM2000 | Reviewed this property |
No, we really didn't do much walking at all. You see almost everything from the open-air Jeep.
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Katherine M
18 July 2018|
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Response from pokingitaround | Reviewed this property |
Yes, but restrictions: If a "lap dog", it has to fit/sit on your lap or bag carrier -- no charge. If bigger, it stays on floor; there is a child's price for that. A legitimate service dog, no charge regardless of size. Go... More
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StacieinAtlanta
21 June 2018|
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Response from Will C | Property representative |
Hi Stacie - I apologize for the slow response time. We are super busy and I just saw your question. Yes, the zip line can be done during the tour if you select the Jeep & Zip option. We drop you off on the south rim of the... More
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