Independence Pass Closed For Snowy Weather & Poor ConditionsSnowy conditions on Tuesday forced Pitkin County officials to close Highway 82 over Independence Pass.
Independence Pass Opens For The SeasonIndependence Pass opened for the season on Thursday, just in time for the target date.
David Lesh Pleads Not Guilty To Illegal Activities At Hanging Lake And Keystone Ski AreaOn Monday, Lesh pleaded not guilty to entering protected and prohibited areas at Hanging Lake and Keystone ski area.
Independence Pass To Close For The Season On Friday Evening Before More Snow ArrivesIndependence Pass will be closing for the season on Friday night at 7 p.m.
David Lesh Charged With Entering Protected Area At Hanging LakeDavid Lesh, the man who posted a photo that shows him walking on a log in the middle of Hanging Lake, is now charged with multiple criminal counts.
Rockfall Work To Close Lane Of Independence Pass After Holiday WeekendA lane on Independence Pass will be closed for some rockfall mitigation work starting after the Labor Day weekend.
Independence Pass Closed For Hours After Vehicle Plummets 400-500 Feet Off HighwayHighway 82 over Independence Pass was closed for several hours Friday after a vehicle went off the side of the road and fell 400-500 feet.
Independence Pass Reopens To Traffic, No Oversized Vehicles AllowedHighway 82 over Independence Pass reopened on Friday evening to vehicles only, no semis. The pass was closed earlier this week as people were using it as a detour around the Interstate 70 closure due to the Grizzly Creek Fire.
Independence Pass Closed Indefinitely Due To Grizzly Creek Fire, Heavy TrafficThe Colorado Department of Transportation announced the closure of Highway 82 over Independence Pass on Wednesday afternoon due to heavy traffic and safety concerns.
David Lesh, Pictured On Hanging Lake Log, Appears In Court For Snowmobiling Off-Limits On Independence PassThe man who posted a viral photo last weekend that shows him walking on a log in the middle of Hanging Lake, will face a judge on Tuesday but for another issue. David Lesh will appear in court for snowmobiling on Independence Pass in an area that was off-limits.
Dozens Of Vehicles First To Drive On Newly-Reopened Independence PassMore than 60 vehicles lined up to drive Independence Pass for the first time this season.
Reopening Colorado: When You Can Once Again Experience The Beauty Of Our Mountain PassesThis weekend usually brings the beginning of the heavy summer travel season, especially for those who love our mountain passes. Coronavirus means many of those passes will be not be open.
This Is The Earliest Closing For Independence Pass In 8 YearsIndependence Pass is closed for the season, which means it won't open again until 2020. This is the earliest closure in the season for the pass in eight years.
Independence Pass Opens For The Season... FinallyIndependence Pass opened for the season on Friday afternoon, about a week later than the target date.