High Country Jeep Tours – St. Elmo/ Mary Murphy Mine

High Country Jeep Tours – St. Elmo/ Mary Murphy Mine

Visit the Mary Murphy Mine on your High Country Jeep Tour Adventure!A fun tour for adults and children alike is visiting St. Elmo, Colorado’s most famous Ghost Town. We follow the old narrow gauge railroad grade, a world famous engineering marvel! Built to haul high grade gold and silver ore packed over the continental divide by mule and donkey from the mines in the rich but remote Tin Cup mining district.

Vacation Adventure with High Country Jeep Tours in ColoradoA visit to the general store in Saint Elmo will take you down memory lane as you view relics from the past that are testimonials to the old timer’s pioneering spirit and amazing accomplishments. Feeding the chipmunks is always a treat for everyone.

We continue our adventure on down the trail, you will explore the Mary Murphy Mine, learn how the gold rush prospectors traced the many different ores and minerals. See where they staked their claims and struck it rich. See an authentic aerial tramway that hauled ore down the mountainside to Colorado’s most important milling operation of the 1880’s.

High Country Jeep Tours in the heart of  Colorado’s Gold Rush country!

High Country Jeep Tours in the heart of  Colorado’s Gold Rush country!

Affordable Colorado vacation adventure - High Country Jeep Tours!Authentic Rocky Mountain Vacation Adventures! Learn about the gold prospectors and miners, narrow gauge railroads and the engineering marvels of the wild west! Wildlife and wildflowers, geology and gem hunting, an affordable back country wilderness experience for the whole family!

Waterfalls, wildflowers, big game and sometimes… Snow!

Relaxing and exciting! Enjoy the spectacular beauty of the High Country as our experienced and knowledgeable guides tell you about the history of the Colorado Gold Rush. Our tours will take you to areas up to 13,000 feet elevation. Visit historic ghost towns, explore the Mary Murphy Mine, old narrow gauge rail road sites and Colorado’s most spectacular jeep trails! Let High Country Jeep tours show you the “real” Rocky Mountains.