Temporary Closure on West Dolores Road to Allow for Landslide Repair

DOLORES –The West Dolores Road (Forest Road #535) will be closed to the public for about two weeks beginning Tuesday, September 6th to allow for replacement of a large retaining wall damaged by a landslide just above the Navajo Lake Trailhead.  Access on West Dolores Road to the Kilpacker Basin Trailhead and Forest Road #471 via Highway 145 north of Rico will not be affected, but motorists will not be able to reach the Navajo Lake Trailhead from the northern access route.  The closure will not affect access to the Navajo Lake Trail via the West Dolores Road southern route.

For more information, contact the Dolores District Office at 970 882-7296.