An adventure full of spectacular, wide-open views awaits around every corner. San Juan County has the highest mean elevation of any county in the United States.
The San Juan Mountains encompass parts of 4 counties. Ouray County, Hinsdale County, San Miguel County and San Juan County.
The San Juan Mountains encompass parts of 4 national forests. Uncompahgre National Forest, Gunnison National Forest, San Juan National Forest and Rio Grande National Forest. A large part of the San Juan Mountains is also managed by the BLM – Gunnison Field Office.
Find additional information at the San Juan Mountains forum thread.