Red Mountain Pass To Remain Closed For A Few More WeeksRed Mountain Pass, also known as U.S. 550, could remain closed for a few more weeks, Colorado Department of Transportation officials say.
Avalanche Mitigation Brings 60 Feet Of Snow & Debris, Closes U.S. 550 IndefinitelyAvalanche mitigation in southwest Colorado has forced the indefinite closure of U.S. 550, also known as Red Mountain Pass.
Crews Set Off Avalanches In High Country In Unusually Active SeasonThe last nine days in Colorado has forced seasoned avalanche forecasters out of retirement to help manage the historic slides.
Section Of Red Mountain Pass Closed For Driver SafetyThe Colorado Department of Transportation closed a section of US 550 in San Juan and Ouray Counties on Monday.
Investigation Reveals Skier In Avalanche School Was Buried By Two SnowslidesThe Colorado Avalanche Information Center has completed their investigation into a deadly slide in southwest Colorado.
Backcountry Skier Killed In Avalanche IdentifiedA 40 year old from Longmont is Colorado's first person to die in an avalanche near Silverton.
Backcountry Skier Buried In Avalanche Was Part Of Avalanche SchoolA backcountry skier caught and buried by an avalanche near Red Mountain Pass on Saturday, was part of an avalanche school.
Skier Killed In Avalanche Near Red Mountain PassA backcountry skier was caught and buried by an avalanche near Red Mountain Pass on Saturday. The skier died.
Ski Guide Avoids Serious Injury After Being Buried By AvalancheA tour guide in the Aspen Mountain Powder Tours permit area on Richmond Ridge was unharmed after being buried by an avalanche.
Mudslides Close Red Mountain Pass Near OurayHeavy rain caused rock to fall and mudslides on Sunday, stranding motorists and closing U.S. Highway 550 over Red Mountain Pass. The road will be closed indefinitely two miles south of Ouray.
Crews Blast Snow In Avalanche-Prone AreasCrews with the Colorado Department of Transportation blasted snow from Red Mountain Pass over the weekend.
Plains Highways Still Closed After Overnight SnowstormSeveral major routes through Colorado's southern and eastern plains remain closed Sunday.
Many Avalanches Reported In Rocky Mountains Over Christmas HolidayThere were reports of dozens of avalanches over the Christmas holiday in the Rocky Mountains, but no reports of any injuries.
Durango School Buses Banned From Traveling Red Mountain PassDurango School District 9-R buses will no longer be allowed to travel over Red Mountain Pass in the San Juan Mountains.
Video: Deluge Causes Dangerous Drive On Red Mountain PassSome people find Colorado's Red Mountain Pass a white-knuckle drive even in good weather, but even the most courageous driver might have been unnerved during a deluge above Silverton.