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. https://www.cotrip.org/home

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)

https://carbondalefire.org/sign-up-to-get-emergency-alerts/

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

https://www.garfield-county.com/emergency-management/

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

https://www.gunnisoncounty.org/AlertCenter.aspx

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

https://carbondalefire.org/mud-flood-safety/

Fire

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

https://www.garfield-county.com/emergency-management/fire-restrictions/

To understand Stage 1-Stage 3 fire restrictions

https://carbondalefire.org/fire-restrictions/

For larger fires throughout Colorado and other regions

https://inciweb.nwcg.gov/

Winter Safety and Avalanche Information

For backcountry and avalanche safety

https://www.avalanche.state.co.us/

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Events & Activities

Apr
7

First Friday — Spring into Wellness

5pm

Stroll Main Street in the heart of Carbondale’s Creativ

Apr
8

“Where My Peeps At?” Scavenger Hunt

8:30am

7th Annual Where My Peeps At? Scavenger hunt.

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Apr
19

5 Point Film Festival

April 19-24 (Wed-Sun)

Every year, we come together

May
5

Fireball Drop — Carbondale Rotary Club

5pm

Imagine 1,000 ping pong balls being dropped from a Fire L

May
5

First Friday “Family Block Party”

4pm - 8pm

The Family Block Party on Carbondale’s First Friday in

May
13

Dandelion Day

10am-5pm

Annual Dandelion Day festival was started by Carbondale