This is the weekend to see the best of the fall color, as the turn of the Aspen leaves are at their peak here on the I-70 mountain corridor. According to 9News, one of the 9 Best Fall Drives in Colorado is Guanella Pass. Their recent story says, “Just an hour from Denver, this trek will take you to Georgetown, a town known as the "Silver Queen of the Rockies". The 23-mile route is one of the most popular places to see fall color.”
Weekend Travel Forecast
Friday WB: Some slowing is possible around Floyd Hill during the late afternoon and evening hours.
Saturday WB: Expect some slowing 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Last year the delays peaked at 20 minutes.
Saturday EB: No volume-related delays are anticipated.
Sunday EB: Expect high volumes of traffic from Noon to 8:00 p.m., but the Mountain Express Lane should help keep delays to a minimum.
Have a great weekend!
*The GoI70.com Travel Forecast is based on historical data, along with an estimation of how weather, construction, public events and other factors might impact travel.