Road Conditions

High Mountain 4 x 4 Passes

  • Black Bear Pass  - Closed
  • Imogene Pass - open
  • Ophir Pass - open
  • Last Dollar Pass - open
  • Norwood/Dolores Road - open

District 1

Black Bear Pass is closed.

UPDATE.  Black Bear Pass Road within San Miguel County has not been officially opened.  Any notices stating that the road is open have not been made by an official source.  County crews have not had time to clear debris or survey the condition of the road.  Vehicular travel from the San Miguel County line to the Bridal Veil Powerhouse has not been authorized.  Please respect the area and the restriction to vehicular traffic.  

Last Dollar Pass is open.

Imogene Pass is open.

Ophir Pass is open.

District 2

No closures

Districts 3 & 4

No closures

Forest Service Roads

Please visit the Forest Service page for pass and Silverton Area road conditions. Also, check out the San Juan Jeep Roads website for real-time information provided by the public. Please note that the aforementioned site is NOT an official source for road conditions.

Alpine Loop Information

Coming soon!

A dedicated website for the Alpine Loop is coming soon and will be linked here.


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