Fall Color Report 2014

San Juan National Forest


 Silverton Fall

Date: 9/12/14

Estimated Percentage of Current Fall Foliage:
Durango – 0%
Molas Pass - 0%
Silverton/Red Mountain Pass – 15% aspens
Pagosa – 0%
Dolores/Rico – 0%
Mancos – 0%

 

 

 

 

Areas with Greatest Amount of Color / Recommended Viewing Areas:
Nothing really going yet.  Just a bit reported from the north aspects around Silverton.

Maybe next week.

Estimated Peak Viewing Period:
High country maybe the weekend of the 20th.

The majority of areas should be the week after.

Viewing Suggestions / Tips:
Wait a bit, then 4WD in Silverton and the alpine loop. Lake City to Creede. 

Trees That Are Currently Turning Color:
Aspens

For More Information on Fall Colors Please Contact:
San Juan Public Lands Center, Durango (970) 247-4874

 

Rocky Mountain Region Fall Color page link
National Forest Service Color Finder page link