Fall Color Report 2014
San Juan National Forest
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:
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