The South Rim Road is open to the Visitor Center, but the remainder of the road is closed to allow for grooming the ski trail. Grooming is expected to start soon but the snowpack is thin. The North Rim and East Portal Roads are closed for the season.
NATIONAL PARK SERVICE AREAS
Colorado National Monument (94 miles)
Curecanti National Recreation Area (0 miles - East Portal; 50 miles - Blue Mesa Reservoir)
Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve (200 miles)
Mesa Verde National Park (160 miles)
Crawford State Park (12 miles)
Grand Mesa, Uncompahgre and Gunnison National Forests (Grand Mesa 40 miles, Uncompahgre 40 miles, Gunnison 15 miles)
Gunnison Gorge National Conservation Area (0 miles - east boundary; 25 miles - west boundary)
Ridgway State Park (40 miles)
Did You Know?
The temperature at the bottom of Black Canyon is approximately 8 degrees warmer than at the rim.