Officials in charge of managing the popular Hanging Lake Trail area east of Glenwood Springs say they have a plan in place to avoid overuse problems.
Hanging Lake, the tourist destination east of Glenwood Springs, was recently named a National Natural Landmark. Find out more about why some people just can’t stop coming back to this unique Colorado spot.
Authorities at Hanging Lake Trail say they’re turning away hundreds of vehicles on weekend days because there’s not enough parking to accommodate all the hikers seeking to climb to the crystal-clear lake.
Hanging Lake in western Colorado is among six of the newest national natural landmarks designated by Interior Secretary Ken Salazar.
A speedy snowmelt is creating dangerous conditions on the Colorado River.