GREATER SAN JUAN OHV ATV JEEP ROADS 

 

Current road conditions   MAY 22, 2024

        INFORMATION IS SUPPLIED BY MANY SOURCES AND MAY BE INCORRECT WE TRY TO VERIFY     

  VERIFIED GOOD INFORMATION/PLANNING - COUNTIES OURAY, SAN MIGUEL, HINSDALE, LA PLATA

    VERIFIED SAN JUAN ROAD & BRIDGE HAS NO KNOWLEDGE OR ORGANIZATION FOR JEEP ROAD CONDITIONS   

 

Unofficial rating  A=almost paved, B=some bumps & rocks, C=rough, D=professional

NONE OF THE ROADS HERE ARE SUITABLE FOR MORE THAN A PICKUP, NO RVs, NO CAMPERS

The county can do only so much with limited funding and resource - the public should identify blockage. Also free firewood may be available from BLM on selected avalanches and blocked roads. AVALANCHE FIREWOOD NOTICE
Future sales of video foot by foot 60 min=one hour of all roads on this list, high resolution video, with sound, each video is one road bottom to end foot by foot, 5-30GB each, real time on the road. Probably available 2022, price incl. (32GB) jump drive/memory stick &shipping about $55..
 

  NEW WEB= sanjuanjeeproads.us 

 
     
     
     
SILVERTON IN TOWN   NO ATV, NO OHV $300 FINE

 

CLOSED COUNTY ROADS UNAVAILABLE $300 FINE

OHV NOTICES $300 FINE, NO OHV ON SILVERTON ROADS, NO UNLOAD, NO PARKING, NO "STAGING". CT 110 TO CR 2 AND KENDALL NO OHV

Alaska Basin,  CR10A  1.3 miles CLOSED 37.926245  -107.632865
Alaska Basin,  CR10Ab  1.0 miles CLOSED 37.932469  -107.633227
Alpine Loop to Ouray_CR18_Eng Rd, CR17 SJ CLOSED BC
Animas Fork_CR2,CR9,CR19,CR10 OPEN A
Black Bear_CR16 CLOSED  PART UNKNOWN CONDITION UNKNOWN CHECK WITH SAN MIGUEL BD VERY TOUGH WEST FOR REAL but nice East side B

San Miguel Cnty W, San Juan east

Bolam Pass_CR40 FS578 OPEN NOT VERIFIED BC
Brown Mnt_CR20 Ironton   3.7 miles  CLOSED  Ouray Cnty 
OPPS  
Bullion King Lake-Porphyry Basin FS822  OPEN NOT VERIFIED B
Burns Gulch CLOSED SJC NO INFO
Bonita Mining District   1.7 miles OPEN PART WAY MELTING  
California Gulch _CR9 to Calif Pass 4.2 miles CLOSED B   Popular, Lake Como   ROUGH
California Pass to Lake Como 0.5 miles CLOSED B   Popular, Lake Como  
  >>PUBLIC WE NEED YOUR INFO<<  
Cinnamon_CR5, CR30  OPEN  caution wet snow B  SNOW LIMITED TURNAROUND Hinsdale Cnty E
Cinnamon to Lake City OPEN NOT VERIFIED CR 30, CDOT 149, 2nd st,  some paved no gravel
Clear Lake_CR7_CR12  4.5 miles CLOSED A  nice columbine  road need work near top
Corkscrew Pass_CR20A east side 1.2m OPEN  TO TOP EAST SIDE Ouray Cnty W

Good road, nice view

Cunningham Gulch CR4  5.7 MILES OPEN 2.5 MILES
CR2  OK FOR RV AND CAMPER TO EUREKA  OPEN
  A     NO OHV TO SILVERTON $300 FINE, LIMITED ACCESS
CR7-CR586 Mineral Creek (2020 icelake fire) OPEN A
CR18 Ouray-CR17 SJ (another mineral creek) CLOSED  
CR20 from Blair St Silverton CLOSED B   No access BY SILVERTON
CR35   3.0 m CLOSED   melting B   rocky
CR51 minnehaha  multi branches  3.1 miles OPEN 1.5 MILES B  
CR52   1.6m CLOSED  A   
CR53  Mogul Mine Rd  2.3MILES OPEN 0.5 MILES   melting   A     
CR62 OPEN PART WAY MELTING  B   Needs work
CR63 OPEN PART WAY MELTING B
     WIDER THAN ROAD JEEP ROADS NOT FOR RV OR CAMPER
Cascade Divide Rd_CR37 FS579  12.3 miles OPEN NOT VERIFIED B
Elbert Creek Rd_FS581  6 miles OPEN NOT VERIFIED  
Engineer Pass to Lake City_CR 20  OPEN 2.3 MILES FROM AMFK   ABC Hinsdale Cnty E    TOTAL BLOCKED
Eureka Mt Rd off CR9&99 CLOSED B
FS 550 Scotch Creek OPEN NOT VERIFIED B
FS 578 Hermosa Park Rd OPEN NOT VERIFIED A
FS 580  CR 38 Relay Creek OPEN NOT VERIFIED B
FS 821  Chattanooga OPEN NOT VERIFIED B
CR 110 to Gladstone OPEN A  ok for RV and camper  NO OHV TO SILVERTON $300 FINE, LIMITED ACCESS
Gladstone_CR10-11 to Hurricane Pass  3.6miles OPEN 1.8 MILES A  
Hurricane Pass to Calif Pass 1.0 mile CLOSED A  
Gladstone_CR10 overlook south  1.6 miles CLOSED A
Governor Basin CR 26D CLOSED Ouray Cnty 
Hancock Gulch_CR70 UNKNOWN B
Hermosa Park, Bolam Pass_FS578 OPEN NOT VERIFIED BC
Imogene Pass_CR26A CLOSED C  Ouray Cnty E,San Miguel Cnty W
Kendall_CR33A   2.5 miles CLOSED NO OHV B
Kendall_CR33    6.6 miles CLOSED  NO OHV B  KENDALL MT OK FOR OFF HWY VEHICLES BUT NO ACCESS. ACCESS SILVERTON NO OHV $300 FINE, ONE CAR TURNAROUND AND ONE SMALL TRAILER STAGING ALLOWED ON COUNTY PROPERTY, AVOID
Kendall Overlook_CR33 CLOSED  NO OHV B  no turnaround
Kite Lake  CR 506 off Stony  Pass 6 miles CLOSED AC last mile very rough
Last Dollar Pass T60 rd  San Miguel CLOSED A
Lime Creek Rd  FS591 OPEN NOT VERIFIED B
   IMPROPER PARKING  BRAKE, ROCKS, REVERSE, INTO HILL
Little Giant Basin_CR21A  3.0 miles OPEN PART WAY MELTING  B    Needs a little grooming
Maggie_CR23  4.3 miles  OPEN PART WAY MELTING  B     
Mayflower_CR55&21&21A Arrestra Gulch OPEN PART WAY MELTING  B limited space at top
Minnie Gulch_CR24 south fork   3.2 miles OPEN PART WAY MELTING  B     
Minnie Gulch_CR24 north fork  1.6 miles OPEN PART WAY MELTING B
Missionary Ridge_CR682  FS253 OPEN NOT VERIFIED A
Ohio Gulch_CR61 &66 1 mile CLOSED B
Ophir Pass_CR8   7.3 miles  east side 4.3m CLOSED  A C    San Miguel Cnty W
Owl Creek    9 miles OPEN NOT VERIFIED  A    Ouray Cnty
Picayune Gulch_CR9  13 miles loop CLOSED B
Picayune Gulch_CR99   >>CLOSED PERMANENT<< WASHOUT ROAD GONE
Placer Gulch_CR9  13 miles loop CLOSED B
Poughkeepsie Gulch_CR18A CLOSED  D    VERY TOUGH FOR REAL
Red Mtn Mining, Guston CR31 OPEN NOT VERIFIED B   Ouray Cnty
Rocky Gulch Rd_CR3B_Rein Gulch, Buffalo Boy    1.8 miles from CR3 OPEN PART WAY MELTING BC   WASHOUTS ROUGH
Scotch Creek_CRS  FS 550 OPEN NOT VERIFIED  B   Wooded
Scotch Creek-Divide Rd_CR40_FS564 OPEN NOT VERIFIED  B     Wooded
Stony Pass_CR3_FS520  4.2 to Pass, 12 miles or more to end CLOSED  B      POLE CREEK DANGEROUS UNTIL JULY
SunnySide, Eureka Gulch_CR25   4.0 miles OPEN 2.1 MILES   SNOW    AB    
US Basin_CR14 Red Mt area, Brooklyn Mine   6.0m, 3.7m south to top, 2.3m north to top CLOSED  A  Easy Rd nice views  
Yankee Boy _CR26,26A,26D CLOSED  B    Ouray Cnty
     

LOCAL TOP HELPFUL FRIENDLY ATV OHV JEEP RENTALS & TOURS

LOOP ADVENTURES   loopsxsadv.com  970-844-0215    A GOOD SOURCE OF ROAD CONDITIONS
SILVERTON ROCK PIRATES BACKCOUNTRY ADVENTURES  silvertonrockpirates.com  970-247-3706 A GOOD SOURCE OF ROAD CONDITIONS
SAN JUAN BACKCOUNTRY ADVENTURES    www.sanjuanbackcountry.com   970-387-5565  A GOOD SOURCE OF ROAD CONDITIONS
RED MOUNTAIN MOTEL RV PARK    www.redmtmotelrvpark.com   970-387-5512 
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