Waterton Canyon Weekday Closure May 2022

Updated May 25, 2022 – WATERTON REOPENED EARLY (STARTING TUE 5/24/22)

Starting in Denver at Waterton Canyon

Starting in Denver at Waterton Canyon

Weekday access to Waterton Canyon will be closed Monday May 16 through Friday May 27 for Denver Water’s annual dust mitigation project. Neither the parking lot at the canyon’s entrance nor the canyon will be accessible during this time. Waterton Canyon will remain open on Saturday May 21 and Sunday May 22 for weekend recreation.

WATERTON ALTERNATIVES. Those wanting to travel CT Segment 1 during these closures might want to start at either Indian Creek Trailhead or Roxborough State Park. Visit this CTF site page and scroll down for more info on Waterton Alternatives.

Other possibly helpful links:

Forest Service website for Indian Creek Trailhead

Colorado Parks & Wildlife website for Roxborough State Park

Denver Water’s landing page for Waterton Canyon

Denver Water’s closure announcement

Find all these CTF TRAIL BLOGS by clicking the “BLOG” button at the top of any page at ColoradoTrail.org.