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    Rocky Mountain

    National Park Colorado

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Work on Roaring River Bridge Will Close Access to Endovalley Road In Rocky Mountain National Park On October 15

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Date: October 8, 2012
Contact: Kyle Patterson, (970) 586-1363

On Monday, October 15, work is scheduled to take place on the surface of the Roaring River Bridge near the Alluvial Fan in Rocky Mountain National Park. Access will be allowed to the east Alluvial Fan parking lot but the road will be closed beyond that point. Visitors can walk on the Alluvial Fan trail to access the area, however parking is limited. Pedestrians would be able to walk on the trail to access the section of Endovalley road beyond where the bridge work is taking place to the Endovalley picnic area.       

Old Fall River Road closes to vehicles for the season on October 10 and will be closed to pedestrians on October 15 for road maintenance.      

For more information about Rocky Mountain National Park, please call the park's Information Office at (970) 586-1206 or visit www.nps.gov/romo

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