Hoosier Pass


Hoosier Pass - Teller County - Colorado - 10,318 feet
Poverty Gulch to west. Grassy Creek to east.

East of Cripple Creek off CO-67.
1.1 miles from CO-67 via CR-821. Paved, road bike.
0.9 miles from CO-67 via CR-82 (Molly Kathleen Rd), probably the original route of the pass. Gravel, road bike or dual sport.

photos by Randy Bishop, 9/16/2017


CR-821 north of the summit, looking north toward CO-67.

CR-821 north of the summit, looking west toward Cripple Creek.

CR-821 north of the summit, looking south toward gold mine.

At the summit.
 
 

At the summit.
 
 

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At the summit, looking south toward gold mine.

Mine overlook, 0.9 miles east of summit on CR-821.
 

Little bike, big dump truck bed.
 
 

Little bike way down below.
 
 

Cripple Creek & Victor Gold Mine, left.
 
 

Cripple Creek & Victor Gold Mine, center.
 
 

Cripple Creek & Victor Gold Mine, right, with Hoosier Pass in background.

Drilling, blasting, moving rock, leaching, recovery, reclamation.

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photos by Randy Bishop, 9/26/2015


At the summit, looking NW.

At the summit, looking NE.

At the summit, looking SE.

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At the summit.
 

#114 - photos by Randy Bishop, 7/25/2008


At the summit.
 

At the summit, looking NW.

At the summit, looking SE.

At the summit.
 

At the summit, looking east.

At the summit.
 

At the summit.
 

Newmount Cripple Creek & Victor Gold Mine
Newmount Cripple Creek & Victor Gold Mine, Summer Tours from the Lowell Thomas Museum in Victor
Wikipeda, Cripple Creek & Victor Gold Mine




From United States Board on Geographic Names:
Feature Name ID Class County State Latitude Longitude Ele(ft) Map BGN Date Entry Date
Hoosier Pass 191218 Gap Teller CO 384514N 1050855W 10318 Cripple Creek North - 13-OCT-1978


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Last modified: September 16, 2017