**TRAVEL ADVISORY** Snow Operations on US 550 Red Mountain Pass

February 13, 2018- SOUTHWEST & S-CENTRAL COLORADO -- Snow operations are set for US 550 Red Mountain Pass tomorrow, Valentine’s Day.

CDOT advises motorists that maintenance crews will be performing snow operations on US 550 Red Mountain Pass tomorrow, February 14.

TRAVEL IMPACTS: Motorists traveling over Red Mountain Pass, between Silverton and Ouray may experience intermittent delays starting at 7:30 a.m. The traffic stops will occur for much of the morning until about noon and may last as long as an hour. Motorist are urged to plan their travel for these scheduled stops.

Travelers are also urged to watch for snow equipment, maintenance crews and avalanche control crews working on the mountain pass.

STAY INFORMED: Road and weather conditions are available by dialing 511, 303-639-1111, or visiting Also available on the COtrip site are:

For other resources, the public can also access online:

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