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Moffat County Bridge Closures

Moffat County announced closures for two area bridges last week. Due to structural issues, the walking bridge on the Kiwanis Trail at Loudy-Simpson Park will be closed until further notice. The county is asking the community to keep off the bridge while the Continue reading

Howelsen Hill Trails Closures

Several Nordic and Alpine trails on Howelsen Hill will be closed periodically through the weekend for the 2018 NCAA Ski Championships. The trail closures will run through Saturday for skier training and competition. The Rodeo Grounds and Bluff Loop Nordic trails, as Continue reading

Closures Announced For Winter Carnival

With the 105th Steamboat Winter Carnival scheduled this weekend, the city will be closing several roads and implementing additional services to accommodate the event.  One lane of Lincoln Ave will be closed for 6 to 8 hours starting Wednesday afternoon at 1, to allow crews to set up for street events. Lincoln Avenue will be fully closed from 5th Continue reading

Icy Conditions Lead To Road Closures

The recent snow storm caused multiple issues and road closures over the weekend. Highway 64 was closed near Rangely for a little over 2 hours early Sunday morning due to a stuck semi blocking the highway. Semi trucks that lost control blocking the Continue reading

Riverbank Stabilization Work Along The Yampa

The City of Steamboat will be conducting riverbank stabilization and access improvement work starting tomorrow, along the Yampa River near the Stockbridge Multi-Modal Center. Crews will be working to Continue reading

Steamboat Mustang Roundup This Weekend

There will be street closures in Steamboat this weekend to accommodate events related to the Rocky Mountain Mustang Roundup.  The east side of Mt. Werner Road will be Continue reading

Emerald Mountain Trails Open This Weekend

The Spring Creek Trail on Emerald Mountain will open this weekend for recreational use, weather permitting. Some trails in that area may remain closed, as they are still too wet and muddy. People recreating in the area Continue reading

Flooding Continues On Wyoming County Roads

Back roads in Sweetwater County are still being affected by flooding. In particular, drivers should use extreme caution when driving in the Red Desert region northeast of Black Rock.  Spring runoff and flooding has resulted in multiple washouts in the area, making some of the county roads too dangerous to drive. Crews will work over the next Continue reading

Howelsen Hill Trail Closures This Weekend

The Nordic Combined Western Regionals will take place this weekend in Steamboat at Howelsen Hill, with 70 of the best Nordic Combined athletes from the Western United States scheduled to compete. To accommodate the activities, several Howelsen Hill Nordic Trails will be closed to Continue reading

Howelsen Hill Closures For Pentathlon

The Steamboat Pentathlon takes place tomorrow . To accommodate the activities the public will not be able to access Poma lift on Howelsen Hill until 11 tomorrow morning, and will not be able to use Barrows lift until one in the afternoon. In addition , the public will be Continue reading

Trail Closures On Howelsen Hill

Trails will be closed on Howelsen Hill tomorrow, to accommodate the Nordic and Alpine Skiing, Colorado High School State Championships.  Over 140 of the best Colorado high school skiers will be in the area to participate. The athletes will be using the Howelsen Nordic Trails for the races.  Rodeo Loop, Continue reading

Snow Forces Closures Over The Weekend

snow-copHeavy snow caused issues Sunday, forcing the closure of multiple highways in Northwest Colorado. US 40 at Rabbit Ears Pass was closed between 11am and 3pm due to visibility issues and stuck cars and semi trucks on the highway. Colorado 14 from Highway 40 to Walden was also closed for Continue reading