Snowmobile, Jeep, ATV, Dirt Bikes, Motorcycle Rentals & Guided Tours
970-387-5565 or 903-288-6745
San Juan Mountains • 1119 Greene Street • Silverton, Colorado
Durango & Silverton Jeep Rentals & 4x4 Guided Tours
Would you like to spend a day taking in the history of Silverton, Colorado, or viewing the awesome scenery of the San Juan Mountain Range? We can help you to step back in time in the historic old west mining town of Silverton and the San Juan Mountains, one of the most beautiful mountain ranges in the United States, if not the world. We have several ways to make this a fun and memorable experience for you...
Rent a Jeep, ATV, Dirt Bike OR take a guided tour on an ATV or in one of our open-top 4x4 Suburbans and we will take you to the best and most spectacular places in the San Juans, one of America's most pristine wilderness areas.
Take the train to Historic Silverton, Colorado, and we will pick you up at the Silverton Train Depot in one of our well maintained open-top Suburbans. Your tour will begin from the Train Station and from there you will begin your adventure into the backcountry of the San Juan Mountains.
Take a historical tour of the area. Visit one of the finest mining museums in the nation and take a tour of the Mayflower Mill and the Old Hundred Mine. Silverton is rich with history.
If you are coming to Silverton on the Durango to Silverton Train and want to rent a Jeep - no problem - you can rent a Jeep from noon to noon the next day and then take the train back to Durango.
There are many scenic routes and 4-wheel drive passes in the San Juans for you to explore and we will be happy to suggest the best options based on what you want to see and where you want to go. The most popular Jeep/ATV route is the Alpine Loop and the Ophir/Imogene Loop. Maps are available.
We offer guided lunch tours where you can simply sit back and enjoy the views! of this magnificent backcountry. You can be as active or as laid back as you want to be!
Would you like to hike or fish? We can drop you off at your favorite trailhead or fishing hole. We will help you plan your dream trip. Just let us know what you would like to do or see while in the Silverton area and we will do our best to make that happen for you.
Visit Silverton during in the winter months and take rent a Snowmobile! San Juan Backcountry has been offering snowmobile tours (and now snowmobile rentals) since 2000. Let us put our experience to work for you in the most memorable winter ride of your life! Check out our Seasonal Specials and Lunch Tours and come play in the snow with us!
San Juan Backcountry has been in business for over 20 years. Our guides are experienced and some have actually worked in the mines and have lived in Silverton for many years, so they know the area well. As your backcountry guides, we know that will enjoy the spectacular scenery ranging from 9,300' to 13,000'.
What are you waiting for? Call San Juan Backcountry today!