Length: 133 miles
Driving time: 3 hours
Open: All Year 

Unaweep Tabeguache Itinerary

A fabulous journey through history, geology, culture and nature awaits you on the Unaweep-Tabeguache Scenic and Historic Byway.  Consisting of Highways 141 and 145, the vast scenery along this byway will keep you inspired along your journey.  Visit the historic Driggs Mansion or the Hanging Flume and step back into history to a much simpler time.

Features include:

  • Nearest Main Town: Grand Junction
  • San Miguel River Environmental Area
  • Unaweep Seep
  • Dolores and San Miguel Rivers
  • Driggs Mansion
  • West Creek Picnic Area
  • Gateway Colorado Auto Museum
  • Nature Conservancy’s Tabeguache Creek Preserve
  • Hanging Flume
  • Dominguez and Escalante Expedition Historic Marker
  • Nature Conservancy San Miguel Canyon Preserve
  • Gunnison River, Dolores River

Wildlife: Raptor, bald eagle, peregrine, bear, mountain lion, bobcat, elk, mule deer, coyote