Watch out for debris on Colorado’s Mountain Passes
SAN JUAN COUNTY — Heavy snowpack and historic avalanche conditions are making driving conditions along Colorado’s high mountain passes treacherous. The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) is warning things could get worse in the weeks ahead as all that snow begins to melt. “It’s definitely been a much higher than average [snow] year,” explained Bob Group, an engineering geologist with CDOT. “It very much feels like winter [still] up there’.