If you know of someone coming to Durango for the IHBC from the north via US 550 please pass along this info!
Where: US 550 Northbound / Southbound From the Top of Red Mountain Pass to North of Ouray (Milemarker 87-92)
When: US 550 will be closed on Red Mountain Pass MO-SA 8:30a-12:30p and 1:30p to 6:30p for rockfall mitigation. All other times traffic will be in a single-lane alternating traffic operation controlled by a traffic signal. Closures expected to continue through May!
Detour route is CO 62 to CO 145 then to US 160 from Ouray and reversed coming from Durango (88 mile detour).
Keep updated on road closure info for IHBC weekend with this page: http://buff.ly/1skrqfs
The DETOUR IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED!