Dowd Junction recreation path opens this week |

Dowd Junction recreation path opens this week

Daily staff report
Vail, CO Colorado

VAIL, Colorado – The Dowd Junction recreation path will reopen for the summer season beginning Saturday, weather permitting. Town of Vail crews are currently clearing the path and installing a wildlife protection screen, which allows for continued use of the path during the deer migration season.

Crews also are preparing to open the recreation path from Sunburst Drive to East Vail next week. Other sections of recreation path within Vail that are not maintained in winter will reopen as conditions allow, with all paths expected to be cleared and open by April 29.

The Vail Pass recreation path, which is maintained by the Colorado Department of Transportation, is targeted to open by June 1 at the earliest, weather permitting.

For more information, call Gregg Barrie in the Town of Vail Public Works Department at 970-479-2337.

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