GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo., Oct 12, 2012 –The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) notified the U.S. Forest Service that it has discovered isolated surface deposits of asbestos-containing materials (ACM) on portions of the valley floor at Camp Hale on the White River National Forest. White River Forest Supervisor Scott Fitzwilliams has ordered a closure of the affected area (see map) until the known hazardous materials have been mitigated and/or removed. Supervisor Fitzwilliams has issued an...see full press release.
As of 7-25-2014 Fulford Cave has been closed temporarily. We will work with the local groups but until we can replace the ladder the cave will remain closed. It will be signed at Fulford Campground, at the cave entrance and at the two campgrounds. The permit system has also been shut down for Fulford until further notice. For further information contact The Eagle Ranger Station at 970-328-6388.