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La Plata Canyon Jeep Tours from Durango provided by Mild to Wild Rafting and Jeep Tours

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La Plata Canyon Jeep Tours from Durango

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Overview
The forested mountains, waterfalls, and wildflower valleys of La Plata Canyon lie just west of Durango. On this tour, venture off-road in an open-top Jeep and enjoy spectacular views as you explore the wild landscapes. Stop at scenic lookout points along the way, visit the abandoned mining town of La Plata City, and enjoy a thrilling drive along the Kennebec Pass at 12,000 feet (3,658 meters).
Highlights
  • Magnificent views as you drive the Kennebec mountain pass
  • Visit an abandoned mining town dating back to the 19th century
  • Enjoy unobstructed views from an open-top Jeep
  • Choice of morning or afternoon tour to suit your schedule
Important Information
Departure Point
50 Animas View Dr, Durango, CO 81301, USA
Duration
4h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • knowledgeable guide
Exclusions
  • Gratuities
  • Lunch is not provided on either trip but you are welcome to bring snacks of your own.
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • You must bring your own car seats for children who require them. CO Car Seat Law states that children up to 8 years old must be in an appropriate car seat.
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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Karen wrote a review Oct 2019
2 contributions
Jerry was fantastic! Very informative and spectacular views! Definitely a must do while in Durango!!
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Response from Mild2WildRafting, Owner at La Plata Canyon Jeep Tours from Durango
Responded 26 Oct 2019
We are happy to hear about your great trip with Jerry. Thank you for choosing Mild to Wild!
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Anna wrote a review Oct 2019
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Great experience of true Colorado wilderness. The best fresh delicious air ever. Got to eat wild raspberries! Amazingly beautiful.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Response from Mild2WildRafting, Owner at La Plata Canyon Jeep Tours from Durango
Responded 26 Oct 2019
We love the delicious Colorado air too! Thanks for letting us share it with you on an adventure!
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george d wrote a review Oct 2019
Ortonville, Michigan15 contributions3 helpful votes
Great way to see the canyon and moutains above Silverton. Beautiful views while your driver points out the sites. After spending the morning sightseeing we return to Silverton and took the Durango-Silverton train back into Durango for the mild side of the trip.
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Response from Mild2WildRafting, Owner at La Plata Canyon Jeep Tours from Durango
Responded 26 Oct 2019
Hi George, thank you for taking the time to share! We are happy to share the beautiful mountains with you. We would love to share another adventure with you all soon:)
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jblord wrote a review Oct 2019
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We spent the afternoon on this tour. Great scenery along the way with spectacular views at the top at 11,000'+. Off road experience in an open jeep. Highly recommend it Seniortravels27
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Response from Mild2WildRafting, Owner at La Plata Canyon Jeep Tours from Durango
Responded 3 Oct 2019
Thank you for sharing about your Jeep tour with Mild to Wild. We would love to share more adventures in nature with you all soon!:)
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Jbl wrote a review Sep 2019
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We wanted an off road experience in the mountains. It was great fun with spectacular scenery along the way to the highest point of 11,000+ ft. Our guide John, was fun and knowledgeable. We were on the pm your with just 6 people including John and his wife. Totally recommend
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Date of experience: September 2019
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Response from Mild2WildRafting, Owner at La Plata Canyon Jeep Tours from Durango
Responded 29 Sep 2019
Thanks for sharing about your Jeep Tour with us. We are happy to hear you enjoyed it. The fall colors are beautiful now! Mild to Wild would love to share more adventures with you all soon!
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Best Tour EVER!
(September 16, 2019) Seeing Mesa Verde was always on the Bucket List and the excursion was more than we could ever
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Our family went on a guided white water rafting trip with mild to wild and it was so much fun!! Our guide was knowl
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Salt River rafting was phenomenal!
The guides at Mild to Wild are top notch with their skill set and guest services. It felt like we became part of th
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Miles was Amazing!! Mesa Verde an absolute wonder! M/W was beyond exxpectations!
this magnificent historical site was made absolutely WONDERFUL by the good folks at Wild to Mild. the Mesa Verde
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Diane B
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Great Views!!!!
First, let me thank our jeep driver and guide, Kyle for a great trip. We made the reservation at the last minute a
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Kim K
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Half Day Animas
What a beautiful day and relaxing trip! Being October, we knew the water would be low....but, WOW!Still able to run
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Awesome experience
Dilan was the person who guided us all through this activity. He was knowledgeable and helpful. We initially though
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SeanCutting
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Bucket List Ticked
What a great guide Kellie was and so knowledgable and so full of life. Always wanted to just see these amazing ruin
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Agcon27
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Good Time
Hayden was a first class guide! This trip was one designed to “get our feet wet” with rafting, and it met our expec
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Amazing
Doug was an excellent guide. He was very informative, interesting, fun and very kind. It was a once in a lifetime e
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Dee L
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Beautiful fall day
The hubby and I did the jeep tour in a train package and it was probably my favorite part. The driver, Miles was ve
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Rails and Trails
JAY was fantastic — such fun and learned so much about the Silverton area! Would definitely do this again! Highly
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William G
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One of the highlights of our trip to Durango
We booked a full day trip with Mild 2 Wild tours. After doing so we were sorry we had committed to a full day tour
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