Crested Butte Colorado Road Report & Driving Conditions

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Road Report

Highway Conditions
Check with the Colorado Department of Transportation for current road conditions. The routes in the area are:
# US 285 from Denver to Poncha Springs
# US 50 over Monarch Pass and through Gunnison
# SR 135 from Gunnison to Crested Butte
Phone: (303) 639-1111

Kebler Pass Road is officially closed into Crested Butte, Colorado after the first significant snowfall of the Winter. Cottonwood Pass Road, from Buena Vista to the Taylor Park area, is also closed. These roads reopen with the spring thaw, usually in mid-May. In mid-winter, the only highway access is via US 50 (east-west through Gunnison), and then SR 135 north 30 miles to the end of the road in Crested Butte.