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    Holy Shit Falling off Black Bear Pass



    This is one of the more gnarly mountain passes in Colorado. It is one way only and once you start going down, you are committed to the trip. Anything longer than a jeep and you are probably fucked unless you are an expert on these kinds of roads, as you have to make between a 3 and 10 point turn to get around the switchbacks. There's jeep rental places in the area that won't rent to you if you tell them you are going over Black Bear.

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    That's Telluride you can see down at the bottom in the distance.

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    America... Wont let you get a large big gulp, but will let you drive this death-trap road.

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    why'd they let the girl drive?

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    Quote Originally Posted by FBD View Post
    why'd they let the girl drive?
    She was the passenger, not the driver

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    The start of the pass is that notch in the upper left corner of the photo.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Teh One Who Knocks View Post
    She was the passenger, not the driver
    obviously I was being facetious and insinuating that the gender of the driver was the reason it was tumbling down the hill

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    Quote Originally Posted by Muddy View Post
    America... Wont let you get a large big gulp, but will let you drive this death-trap road.
    Hahaha

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