For those of you that are new to the thrill of off-roading in Ouray or are seeking a new trail to conquer, we present to you Yankee Boy Basin Road. Encompassing just over nine miles, it’s a trail best reserved for those that don’t mind a moderate challenge.
When you’re getting started with Yankee Boy Basin Road, the first half of it will be relatively easy before it becomes progressively difficult. As you get further along the road you may encounter a couple of steep dips as well as some high points, so a Jeep is definitely a wise option. As with all of the trails in and around Ouray, the scenery is spectacular and definitely worth snapping a couple of pictures to share on social media.
Once you make it to the top of Yankee Boy Basin Road, you’re in for quite the breathtaking view! Remember that Yankee Boy Basin is only one of the many roads that are ideal for exploration in an off-road vehicle. Give us a call and we’ll be happy to provide additional recommendations on some of the most exciting trails to explore for beginners as well as enthusiasts.
This update is provided by Ouray Mountain Adventures, Incorporated. Our Ouray Jeep trails allow you to explore the Rocky Mountains and we offer full or half day reservations. For more information on our Ouray Jeep rental rates and options including available vehicles, rates, and rental policies, call 970.919.1005 or 888.919.3256. You can also visit us at 125 3rd Avenue, Ouray, Colorado 81427.