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West-bound travel to Grand Junction via Interstate 70 has been impacted by road closures due to recent mudslides. If you are heading to Grand Junction from eastern Colorado, please review options below.

What travel options are available?


Before you leave and as you travel, check for the latest road conditions and route information.

The impacted section through Glenwood Canyon continues to experience closures. Please reference the Colorado Department of Transportation site for the newest information.

CDOT strongly recommends using the northern althernative route via I 70 - CO 9 - US 40 - CO 13.

Construction on Highway 50 for Little Blue Creek Canyon improvements has been temporarily suspended and is open for two-lane traffic from Gunnison to Montrose.


Flights between Denver and Grand Junction are available, Frontier Airlines is currently offering a $70 round-trip fare.