“This is the 4-wheel drive section of Spruce Creek Road between the lower and upper trailheads”
— D L
Beginning at the Spruce Creek trailhead, Spruce Creek Road connects the Spruce Creek Trail
to the Burro Trail
, the Wheeler Trail
, and the Mohawk Lakes trailhead at the upper end of the road.
From the Wheeler Trail
junction, Spruce Creek Road can be used to connect to Crystal Lakes Road
The 4-wheel drive roadway is a rocky grind, but provides loop ride opportunities between the adjacent trails.
From US Highway 9 and the intersection of Boreas Pass Road
at the south end of Breckenridge, drive 2 miles south to Spruce Creek Road on the right. It's the first right turn after a large lake, the Goosepasture Tarn. Follow Spruce Creek Road through a left, then a right switchback. Go straight for a mile to the winter trailhead.