Dolores Ranger District Road Status

Contact: Dolores Ranger District, (970) 882-7296

Any road can be blocked by downed trees or snow at any time. Do not cause ruts or road damage and do not get stuck. You can be ticketed for road damage.  The Forest Service and the Counties do not rescue stranded vehicles.

As of January 29, 2024

Updates to this page are made as soon as the Ranger Districts relay the information. Check out our Motorized Vehicle Use Maps for more details on seasonal dates for roads and camping.

Road Name

FR Number

Status

Special Conditions

Barlow Creek (to Bolam Pass)*

578

Closed

 

Bean Canyon 

257

Closed

 

Beaver Rim

529

Closed

Closes 12/1 for wildlife protection

Beaver Rim F

529F

Closed

Closes 12/1 for wildlife protection

Black Mesa*

533 / 611

Closed by snow

 

Black Snag

512 / 241

Closed

Closes 12/1 for wildlife protection

Boggy Draw

527

Closed

 

Carlyle Point

525

Closed

 

Cherry Creek

320

Closed by snow

 

Chicken Creek

385

Closed

 

Chicken Creek D

385D

Closed

 

Cottonwood

532

Closed by snow

 

Cottonwood A

532A

Closed

 

Dolores-Norwood (County Road 31) 

526

Open to the compressor station at Cottonwood, 532

526C, 526G and 526L (McPhee Park) are closed

Echo Basin

566

Closed at Forest Boundary

 

Glade

514

Closed

 

Grouse Point

390

Closed

 

Haycamp Point 

558

Closed

 

Hillside Drive*

436

Closed by snow

 

House Creek, lower

528

Closed

Closes 12/1 for wildlife protection

House Creek, east

528.1

Closed

 

House Creek, upper

529D

Closed

Closes 12/1 for wildlife protection

Lone Dome

504

Closed

Closes12/1 - Dolores River below McPhee Dam

Lower Boggy Draw

258

Closed

 

Madden Peak

316

Closed

 

Millwood

559

Closed

 

Oak Knolls

249

Closed

 

Ormiston Point

521

Closed

 

Railroad Grade

568

Closed

Closes 12/1 for wildlife protection

Ramparts 

328

Closed

 

Red Arrow

567

Closed by snow

 

Ridge Point

271

Closed

 

Roaring Fork/Divide*

435/564

Closed by snow

 

Rock Springs (Haycamp)

556

Closed

 

Ryman Creek

240

Closed

Closes 12/1 for wildlife protection

Scotch Creek (to Hotel Draw)*

550

Closed by snow

Incredibly rough road
(Roaring Fork as alternative)

Taylor Mesa*

545/547

Closed by snow

 

West Dolores / Meadows*

535

Closed by snow

 

West Mancos

561

Closed

 

* These roads do not have a gate therefore are not regularly monitored. Please call (970) 882-7296 for the most up-to-date information.