Red Mountain Pass Back Open After 2 Feet Of SnowRed Mountain Pass in southwestern Colorado is back open after getting over 2 feet of snow from the storm that started over the weekend.
Skier Triggers Avalanche In BackcountryA skier triggered an avalanche in the backcountry on Red Mountain Pass on Friday.
CDOT Triggers 300-Foot Long Slide For Avalanche Mitigation On Red Mountain PassThe Colorado Department of Transportation on Monday closed U.S. 550 over Red Mountain Pass for avalanche mitigation but it has since reopened.
Boy Scouts Rescued Off Ice Field, Will Carry On With Camping TripRescue crews were able to successfully get a Boy Scout troop off an ice field when they ran into trouble after the weather changed, but in true Boy Scout tradition, the group decided to carry on with their hiking and camping trip.
US 550 Near Ouray Reopened After Pickup That Rolled Down Mountain RetrievedThe 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.
CDOT To Close US 550 On Red Mountain Pass To Retrieve Pickup That Rolled Down MountainA 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.
Missing Texas Teen Found Dead Below Red Mountain PassA Texas teen missing since last week has been found dead in Colorado after apparently crashing his truck off a curvy mountain road.
Storm Boosts Colorado Snowpack, Especially In SouthwestMore than 4 feet of new snow in the mountains has helped boost Colorado's snowpack, especially in the state's southwestern corner.
Wolf Creek Gets More Than 4 Feet Of Snow From StormSnowfall from the latest storm to hit Colorado's mountains has already surpassed 4 feet around Wolf Creek Pass.
Highway 550 On Red Mountain Pass Remains Closed For Avalanche MitigationThe Colorado Department of Transportation announced that Highway 550 on Red Mountain Pass will remain closed for avalanche mitigation following a slide on Sunday night.
Forecasters Issue Blizzard Warning In Southern ColoradoThe 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.
Rare Wildlife Make Winter AppearancesA variety of rare wildlife encounters is making this winter's scenery even more picturesque and quintessentially Coloradan.