Empire Pass

Empire Pass - Clear Creek County - Colorado - 8,760 feet
West Fork of Clear Creek to north. Clear Creek to south.

1.3 miles south of Empire on Main Street and Bard Creek Road.
North side - pavement, gravel - dual sport
South side - hiking trail leading down toward Georgetown.

#122 - photos by Randy Bishop, 9/20/2008

At the summit. Original pass road to left. Bard Creek Rd to right.

Above the summit, looking west on Bard Creek Rd.

Above the summit, looking east on Bard Creek Rd.

Looking down Bard Creek Rd to the summit.

At the summit.

A map.

Google Earth view.

From United States Board on Geographic Names:
Feature Name ID Class County State Latitude Longitude Ele(ft) Map BGN Date Entry Date
Empire Pass 181936 Gap Clear Creek CO 394438N 1054108W 88750 Georgetown - 13-OCT-1978

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Last modified: January 1, 2015