McClure Pass Summit

Near Marble, CO


The McClure Pass is a great destination for landscape photographers and outdoor enthusiast. It is a 5-10 stretch just south of Marble, CO on CO 133 that runs through a huge Aspen grove with nice mountain view are all sides. You can easily spend a whole day on this stretch of road.

The views on both the east and west sides are stunning and provide dozens and dozens of great photographic opportunities. This particular location is just north of the summit of the McClure Pass (about 8,800 ft.) and provides a magnificent view of several southeast facing mountains ranges in the distance. In the fall, the Aspens provide an assortment of gold, orange and yellow hues with the backdrop of snow covered mountains. The location is definitely worth the visit.


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Here’s what we provide

  • GPS Coordinates & Elevation

    We provide exact GPS coordinates (in both DDM and DD formats) & elevation with automatic links directly into Google maps.

  • Trail Difficulty (1 out of 5)

    Know beforehand what you are getting into! We provide a quick overview of the location. Is it easy, moderate or difficult to access?

  • Directions

    For each location we provide detailed directions along with a direct link to Google maps allowing turn by turn directions.

  • Best Time of Day to Shoot

    It is all about the light! We help you plan your trip and let you know if the location is a sunrise, sunset or anytime shot.

  • Best Time of Year to Shoot

    Sunrise might be best in summer or the water fall conditions are best for spring. We will let you know.

  • What Lens(es) Do You Need

    If you are hiking a long distance, weight is important. We provide which lens(es) are needed to help lighten your load.

  • Special Nuances of the Shot

    Not every place is as you might think. We provide a personal insight to the location and an approach to taking the shot.

  • Google Maps Birds-Eye-View

    For each location we provide a birds-eye view to provide a better understanding of the layout and terrain of the location.

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