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The Gold Belt Tour: Shelf Road – Cañon City to Victor
When I visited Colorado back in 2005, I had planned to drive up Shelf Road from Cañon City to Victor, but I didn’t know how to find it, and no one I asked knew how, either. So, I opted to drive another segment of the Gold Belt Byway Tour, Phantom Canyon Road. It was also a great scenic drive, but I had always regretted not finding the Shelf — until I returned in 2010. If you can’t stand the sight of a sheer drop, or the thought of the edge of a cliff being just a few feet away from …