Trail Ridge Road: the highway in the sky

Trail Ridge Road: the highway in the sky

There are 1 comment on the Estes Park Trail-Gazette story from May 15, 2012, titled Trail Ridge Road: the highway in the sky. In it, Estes Park Trail-Gazette reports that:

At just a little past 11 a.m., Trail Ridge Road was open for the season. Due to scant snowfall over the winter and spring, the road, the highest in the lower 48 states, was opened on the earliest date since 2002, when it opened on May 7. Click photo to enlarge At just a little past 11 a.m., Trail Ridge Road was open for the season.

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Owen Kinnan

Lincoln, NE

#1 May 17, 2012
We were in Estes the weekend of the Duck Races. It appeared that there was more snow at the higher elevations than what is shown here. Shows how one can be fooled by depth and perception in Rocky.

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