US 160 McCabe Creek Culvert Replacement in Pagosa Springs

About the Project

The Colorado Department of Transportation, along with Four Corners Materials will began work at McCabe Creek on US 160 San Juan/Main Street and S. 6th Street in the town of Pagosa Springs. This project will replace aged metal culverts with new pre-cast concrete box culverts. Additionally, riprap lined drainage improvements will establish a new downstream channel, allowing for better drainage along the road. Other work will include updating the guardrail and bridge rail, erosion control, sidewalk work, and fencing along the corridor.

As you travel through the project area motorists can expect eastbound and westbound traffic limited to one lane in both directions.


Work Schedule

  • Work in the corridor will begin August 2, 2021 and is expected to be completed by September, 2022
  • Working hours during the day will be from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., Monday through Friday

Traffic Impacts

  • All motorized vehicles should expect some travel impacts throughout the construction of this project.
  • Motorists are urged to obey speed reductions and watch for construction personnel and equipment in the work zone.
  • Crews at the US 160 McCabe Creek project successfully placed concrete barriers on the north side of the road. By doing this shift, its allowing crews to start full time work on the upgrades of the culvert system under US 160.
  • Eastbound and westbound traffic will be limited to one lane in both directions

Project Facts

  • Cost: $5,000,000
  • Contractor: Four Corners Materials
  • Timeline: August 2021 - September 2022
  • Location: On US 160 at McCabe Creek in Pagosa Springs, Archuleta County

McCabe Creek Project Map