CUSTOMIZE YOUR EXPERIENCE!
Let Alpine's talented guides share our fabulous mountain scenery at your own pace, in comfort.
Most Private Tours are 4 hours long. However, if you'd like to request a longer experience, please let us know when you reserve or prior to your trip. Extended trips are billed hourly past 4 hours. Call or email for details.
Private tours are great for photographers, families or groups that want to travel at their own pace. Our guides can recommend their favorite spots to visit or we will take requests. Bring snacks, drinks or your dog (please contact us prior to booking regarding dogs). We CUSTOMIZE your tour to what YOU want to see, or feel free to choose from a few popular tours listed below. No two tours are the same. Private tours are 4 hours long but can be extended at your request. See as much as you can or loiter in a field of wildflowers, it's up to you. IT'S YOUR TOUR!
$329 Jeep Wrangler/Rubicon
- seats up to 3 adults comfortably, or 2 adults and 2 children.
Our Jeep Wrangler and Rubicon seat up to 3 adults comfortably in the main passenger compartment with your guide. Both Jeeps have soft tops that roll all the way back, so you get that open air experience we all crave while traveling in the mountains. The soft top can be pulled down at any time to keep you protected from the sun and any weather that rolls through during your tour.
$399 Jeep Gladiator
- seats 3-5 adults comfortably.
Our Jeep Gladiators seat 3-5 adults comfortably :
We have a 3- seat Gladiator which seats up to 3 adults in the main passenger compartment with your guide.
We have a 5-seat Gladiator which seats up to 3 adults in the main passenger compartment with your guide, and 2 more in the back bed in plush bucket seats.
Both Gladiators have soft tops that roll all the way back, so you get that open air experience we all crave while traveling in the mountains. The soft top can be pulled down at any time to keep you protected from the sun and any weather that rolls through during your tour.
$700 9-Seat Tour Truck
- seats up to 9 comfortably. We are able to seat 10 if one of your party is comfortable sitting in the cab with your awesome tour guide!
Larger private tours (7-10) travel in our famous Dodge Ram tour trucks. Our tour trucks have comfortable bucket seats, seat belts, roll cages, and canopies that can be pulled over to protect you from any inclement weather.
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Yes, your dog can come! Please let us know ahead of time if you plan to bring your pooch.
Customize your Private Tour or choose from the popular destinations below.
You can also let your guide find the best spots for you!
Silver Basin is a special place and a favorite of our clients and staff. Our highly modified tour vehicles allow us access to this challenging trail. This seldom visited alpine wonderland surrounds you with towering jagged peaks, placid glacial lakes and wonderful secluded waterfalls. Wildflowers are second to none from mid July to mid August. If time allows your tour can also visit portions of Yankee Boy Basin or Imogene Pass...it's up to you. Mention Silver Basin when you book your private tour.
Tour length: 4 hours
Engineer Pass / Hurricane Pass / California Gulch / Corkscrew Pass:
The best portions of the Alpine Loop. This tour is available as a private 6 hour tour only. 5 person max.
Engineer Pass is one of Colorado's iconic mountain passes. Not for the faint of heart! This is the most challenging trip Alpine offers, a true 4x4 adventure. From Ouray this pass climbs to 12,800 feet above sea level and enjoys 360 degree views for miles. The trip continues down to the historic ghost town of Animas Forks then back up to California, Hurricane and Corkscrew Pass. This tour traverses the heart of the San Juan Mountains! Early departures only Please call for details or to book.
Corkscrew Pass and Beyond:
4 hour tour
$70 per seat
Just a few miles up the road from Ouray lies the historic and colorful Red Mountain Mining district and Corkscrew Pass. This tour ascends to 13,000' featuring astounding 360 degree views.
Created by ancient volcanic activity, this unique mountain landscape boasts colors unsurpassed in the Rocky Mountains. This tour centers on Corkscrew Pass and visits various scenic lakes, historic mining ruins, small ghost town (time permitting) and grand vistas throughout the Red Mountains. This tour is a guide favorite!
Please call to book same day or next day tours.
Yankee Boy Basin BONUS:
3.5 - 4 hour tour
$65 per seat
"Bonus" you ask? This tour visits Yankee Boy Basin and its famous waterfalls, wild flowers, and mining ruins. Our tour continues on where the others turn around. The bonus is a visit to either GOVERNOR BASIN, LOGGING ROAD, UPPER YANKEE BOY BASIN or portions of IMOGENE PASS. This trip traverses a huge variety of terrain and scenery that others miss. These basins connect via jeep road to Yankee Boy Basin but are far less travelled. The "Bonus" tour will take you to wonderful places few visit or know of. Our guides are the experts on finding you the best scenery on the day of your tour and we love to share the hidden gems. When you book let us know what you are most interested in seeing in space provided so we can customize your tour. You WILL see stunning waterfalls on this tour.