• Photo of early morning clouds hanging low in the valley with mountains of the Continental Divide stretched out above. NPS Photo/Schonlau

    Rocky Mountain

    National Park Colorado

Bear Lake Snow Conditions

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Bear Lake Trailhead Saturday morning February 28th.
NPS/Jon Olsen
 

AVALANCHE CONDITIONS: Contact the Colorado Avalanche Information Center at: http://avalanche.state.co.us/index.php
or call (303) 499-9650

Bear Lake Weather
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Date: 3/4/15 7:35 AM
Temperature: High 23°, Low 0°, Current 2°
Snow Depth: 59"
Skies are partly cloudy and winds are calm
Road Conditions - snowpacked and being plowed this morning
Trails are excellent

Date: 3/3/15 7:40 AM
Temperature: High 49º, Low 17º, Current 19º
56" snow on ground, 4" new
Snowing heavily
West winds 8-10 mph
Backcountry trail conditions good-excellent
Upper roads snowpacked with a layer of ice on top

Date: 3/2/15 8:30 AM
Temperature: High 32º, Low 17º, Current 31º
54" snow on ground, 4" new
Partly cloudy, calm winds
Backcountry trail conditions good-excellent
Plows working on snowpacked roads

Date: 3/01/15 7:35 AM
Temperature: High 32º, Low 5º, Current 21º
52" snow on ground, 4.5" new
Cloudy with light snow, calm winds
Backcountry trail conditions excellent
Roads are snowpacked with plowing operations

Date: 2/28/15 7:35 AM
Temperature: High 36º, Low -1º, Current 7º
48" snow on ground, no new
Clear sky, calm winds
Backcountry trail conditions good to excellent
Roads are snowpacked

Date: 2/27/15 7:55 AM
Temperature: High 19º, Low -12º, Current 7º
48" snow on ground, 2" new
Clear sky, calm winds; snow is lightly blowing on ridgetops
Backcountry trail conditions good to excellent
Roads are snowpacked

Date: 2/26/15 8:15 AM
Temperature: High 34º, Low -3º, Current 11º
47" snow on ground, 1" new
Mostly cloudy, snowing lightly, winds 2-4 mph
Backcountry trail conditions good-excellent
Park roads are snowpacked

Date: 2/25/15 7:50 AM
Temperature: High 48°, Low 10°, Current 21°
Snow Depth 48" no new snow
Trails are good to excellent
Skies are overcast, winds 8-12 mph with gusts to 20 mph
Road is snow covered and icy - winter driving conditions

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