Four Treacherous Places To Go Rock Crawling in Western Colorado
Rock crawling is not for the faint of heart, but if you've got the guts, there are some great places to go in western Colorado.
No Road, Just Rocks
Obviously, rock crawling requires a specially built vehicle that's made for climbing over rocks. No road, no trail, just rocks. Not only is a special vehicle necessary, but it takes a skilled driver with guts and nerves of steel. I have none of the above. No special vehicle, no special driving skills, and no guts or nerves of steel.
Enjoying the Thrill
The fact is, most of us don't have a rock crawling vehicle but that doesn't mean we don't enjoy experiencing the thrill of rock crawling through others. We can experience the thrills, the chills - and in some cases even the spills.
When you live in western Colorado, you don't have to go far to enjoy some serious rock crawling. The Grand Mesa Jeep Clubcolo has a great list of trails. Here's a look at four places in western Colorado that are fantastic outlets for rock crawling enthusiasts.