Trail Ridge Road
Closed to motorized vehicles until the last week of May 2020 (weather permitting)
Open to pedestrians (including those with leashed pets) and bicyclists through Saturday, November 30
Open to pedestrians only (no bicycles, no pets) starting Sunday, December 1
Re-opens to pedestrians (including those with leashed pets) and bicyclists Wednesday, April 1, 2020
Trail Ridge Road Status Line: 970 586-1222
This recorded message has the most up-to-date information on whether Trail Ridge Road is open or closed and is available 24 hours per day.
Learn more about this scenic drive
- Extreme weather can change the status of Trail Ridge Road at any time—be ready to adjust your travel plans if needed, and always check the weather before you start your drive.
- There are no shoulders and few guardrails.
- Trail Ridge Road is not plowed between 4 pm and 7 am.