Red Mountain Pass
The Colorado Department of Transportation has reopened US 550 on Red Mountain Pass Wednesday afternoon after retrieving a pickup truck that had rolled down the mountainside last Friday.
A Colorado Department of Transportation crew will close US 550 on Red Mountain Pass Wednesday to retrieve a pickup truck that had rolled down the mountainside last Friday.
A Texas teen missing since last week has been found dead in Colorado after apparently crashing his truck off a curvy mountain road.
More than 4 feet of new snow in the mountains has helped boost Colorado’s snowpack, especially in the state’s southwestern corner.
Snowfall from the latest storm to hit Colorado’s mountains has already surpassed 4 feet around Wolf Creek Pass.
The Colorado Department of Transportation announced that Highway 550 on Red Mountain Pass will remain closed for avalanche mitigation following a slide on Sunday night.
The National Weather Service has issued a blizzard warning for Wolf Creek Pass as Pacific moisture brings heavy snow and strong winds to the Continental Divide through Monday.
A variety of rare wildlife encounters is making this winter’s scenery even more picturesque and quintessentially Coloradan.
The Ouray County Sheriff’s Department says a man’s body was found in a car that crews extricated from a rugged valley.
The highway connecting Ouray and Silverton is being closed so workers can remove a vehicle that plunged 400 feet to the valley floor below the road.