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Columbine Ranger District Road Status

 

COLUMBINE RANGER DISTRICT   (970) 884-2512

 

416 Fire Area Closure Order SJ-2018-20
Closure Map (Hermosa Creek area)

Do not cause ruts or road damage and do not get stuck.  The Forest Service and the Counties do not rescue stranded vehicles.

Camping is allowed in most places on the Forest. Please note on the Columbine Ranger District, La Plata Canyon and South Mineral Creek allow camping in designated sites only, and camping is not permitted along the Junction Creek Road the first 8.5 miles. Please use existing campsites along Forest Service roads, but do not travel farther than 300 feet from these roads to access the sites. In South Mineral Creek, no motor vehicles are allowed off South Mineral Road (FDR 585) or Clear Creek Road (FDR 815) to access camping sites.

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As of December 03, 2018:

Updates to this page are made as soon as the Ranger Districts 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.

Andrews Lake Closed by snow
Beaver Meadows Road - #135 - OPEN to lower gate
Bedrock Creek - #792- Closed by snow
Bolam Pass - #578 - Closed by snow
Boren Creek - #794 - Closed by snow
Burnt Timber Road - #595 - Closed

Cascade Divide Road - #579 - Closed
Columbus Basin - #498 - Closed by snow
East Florida Road - #597 - Closed
East Vallecito Road - #603 - Closed
Elbert Creek – #581 - Closed

First Notch Road - #620 - OPEN to Moonlick
Fosset Gulch - #613 - Closed
Hermosa Park Road - #578 - Closed
Hotel Draw Road - #550 - Closed
Junction Creek Road - #171 - OPEN to the Overlook

Lange Canyon - #132 - Closed
La Plata Canyon (County Road 124) - Closed by snow
Lime Creek Road - #591 - Closed by snow
Little Molas LakeClosed

Lower Hermosa Road - #576 - Fire Closure
Middle Mountain Road - #724 - Closed
Missionary Ridge Road - #682 - Closed
Mitchell Lakes Road - #740 - Fire Closure
Neptune Road - #797 - Closed by snow

Ophir Pass Road - #679 - Closed by snow
Pine River Road – #602 – OPEN
Red Rim Road - #076 – Closed
Relay Creek - #580 - Closed
Relay Station - #743 - Closed

South Mineral Road - #585 - Closed by snow
Sauls Creek - #608 - Closed
Spring Creek - #537 - OPEN
Turkey Creek - #615A - Closed





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