Guided 4×4 Guided Tours in Durango & Silverton, CO

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$ 60

Create a customized tour based on where you would like to go and what you would like to see. Explore mountain tops, gullies, rivers, mines and more; the possibilities are endless.

Create Your Own Customized 4×4 Suburban Tour

Create a customized tour based on where you would like to go and what you would like to see. Explore mountain tops, gullies, rivers, mines and more; the possibilities are endless.

Our custom trips include: Large groups, photo trips, rock-hounding, (think wedding receptions, family reunions, corporate retreats, business meetings, etc.), private tours, railroad history, special trips for boy scouts, girl scouts, church groups and other special activities. Give us a call for more information: 1-800-4×4-TOURS or 970-387-5565.

In addition to San Juan Backcountry Tours, you can rent a Jeep, ATV, or simply be dropped off at a Lake or Trailhead of your choice.

Please reserve your Durango & Silverton guided tour dates and equipment as soon as possible, especially during peak season. (June through mid-August)

Schedule and Rates

Half Day Jeep/Hike Tour (moderately difficult): 8am-12pm OR 1pm-5pm

  • $90 PER PERSON | 15 years old and up
  • Silverlake Mining Site

Short Full Day Jeep/Hike (easy to moderate): 9:30am-4pm

  • $150 PER PERSON | 10 years old and up
  • The Old Hundred Trail

Long Full Day Jeep/Hike (easy to moderate): 8:30am-5:30pm

  • $170 PER PERSON | good for all ages
  • Handies Peak

Ghost Town Tour: 8am-10:30am OR 3:30pm-6pm

  • Adults: $60
  • Children: $40

Half Day Tour: 8am-12pm OR 1pm-5pm OR 2:30pm-6:30pm

  • Adults: $80
  • Children: $45
  • Black Bear Tour Upgrade Available during July and August

Full Day Tour (Lunch included): 9am-5pm

  • Adults: $150
  • Children: $90
  • Black Bear Tour Upgrade Available during July and August

Lunch Tour (Lunch included): 11am-2pm

  • Adults: $80
  • Children: $60

Evening Tour: 6pm-8:30pm

  • Adults: $60
  • Children: $40

Two person minimum or tour is at risk or cancellation.

Want to add a Lunch? $15 each. Box Lunch includes: Large sandwich, potato chips, candy bar, bottled water, and a souvenir “string backpack”. Sandwich choices are: Ham, roast beef, turkey or vegetarian.

The Lunch Tour can also be combined with a scenic train ride. Click here for more information about our train ride package.


For the full San Juan Backcountry experience, we recommend our total package which allows you to add a round trip train ride and an overnight stay to any of our offerings for just $200! Please call for details.