Traveler Resources and Updates

Welcome to Carbondale! To make your visit safer, use this page to learn how to stay informed about road closures, fire safety, and other emergency resources. This page is updated frequently.

Colorado Roads and Travel Updates

For Colorado Department of Transportation reports regarding traffic incidents, winter road conditions, traffic cameras, active and planned construction, etc. visit.

Carbondale/ Garfield County Emergency Management and Alerts

Register for all local county emergency text alerts (Pitkin for Aspen and Redstone, Eagle for El Jebel, Basalt and Frying Pan Valley, and Garfield for Carbondale and Glenwood Springs)

For Garfield County information center, and information updates on natural hazards including wildfires.

For Gunnison County (Kebler Pass and Crested Butte) emergency alerts and travel advisories

Information on Floods and Mudslide safety including Glenwood Canyon and I-70


For information on fire safety including current fire restrictions, red flag warnings and fire weather watches, plus information on firework restrictions

To understand Stage 1-Stage 3 fire restrictions

For larger fires throughout Colorado and other regions

Winter Safety and Avalanche Information

For backcountry and avalanche safety

Take it all in.

Explore arts & culture

Cruise on a scenic drive

Where to chill out

Events & Activities


Jingle Bell Run


First Friday

5pm - 9pm