Driving the Byway
This byway branches out in three directions from Leadville.
Leadville to Eagle's Nest Wilderness Area
- From Leadville take CO-91 north past Copper Mountain Ski Resort to the border of Eagle's Nest Wilderness Area, where this leg of the byway ends.
Leadville to I-70
- From Leadville take on US-24 north to Minturn.
- Continue north on US-24 to I-70 where this leg of the byway ends.
Leadville to Aspen
- From Leadville, travel south on US-24 and turn west on CO-82 (Independence Pass Road).
- This road takes you just past Aspen to Maroon Creek Bridge, where this segment of the byway ends.