Passes and Silverton Area Roads


Not all of these locations are on the San Juan National Forest.

As of June 16, 2017

Roads will be listed as "Closed" if they are officially closed or the are reliably reported to be impassable.  Closed roads are closed to wheeled vehicles.  Forest Roads, BLM Roads and unmaintained County Roads are open to snow machines, foot and ski traffic.

Watch for county road crews and bulldozers!  Give them plenty of room to work, they are not expecting traffic.

Conditions can change rapidly, be careful of the weather.

Updates to this page are made as soon as the local contacts relay the information. If the date above seems old, it simply means there have been no changes in the road conditions since that date. Once there are changes, the page will be updated.  The number for the Silverton Chamber is (970) 387-5654.

*Be aware that passes can vary with weather any time of year. Some may be slick in areas, washed out or snow covered, even if they are listed as OPEN.  Please don't go beyond where you are comfortable driving. Be safe out there!

Animas Forks - OPEN
Black Bear Pass  - Closed
Bolam PassClosed
Clear Lake - Closed
Cinnamon Pass -  OPEN 
Corkscrew Pass - OPEN
County Road 110 - OPEN
County Road 2 - OPEN
Cunningham Gulch - OPEN

Engineer Pass - OPEN from Animas Forks to Lake City
Engineer Pass - Lower end CLOSED between Hwy 550 and Mineral Point
Hurricane Pass Closed
Imogene Pass - Closed
Kennebec Pass - OPEN
La Plata Canyon (County Road 124) - OPEN
Lobo Overlook - Closed

Maggie Gulch - - OPEN to waterfall
Mineral Point - Closed
Minnehaha - OPEN
Minnie Gulch - OPEN to snow
Ophir Pass - OPEN
Owl Creek Pass - OPEN

Picayune - OPEN
Placer - OPEN
Poughkeepsie  - Closed
Roaring Fork - OPEN to snow
Scotch Creek - OPEN
South Mineral Road  - OPEN to trailhead
Stony Pass - OPEN to Pole Creek crossing
Treasure Mountain Loop - OPEN
Yankee Boy Basin - OPEN