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Hanging Lake rest area, trail to be closed Tuesday

Daily staff report
Vail, CO Colorado

GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colorado – Reconstruction and repair work on the Hanging Lake Trail is nearing completion for this year, with the final helicopter airlift operation is scheduled for Tuesday.

To facilitate preparations for Tuesday’s helicopter operations, the Hanging Lake Rest Area will be closed at 5 p.m. Monday and reopen sometime the afternoon on Tuesday.

The Hanging Lake Trail will be closed all day on Tuesday. Helicopter operations will begin at about 6:30 a.m. on Tuesday and are expected to last and is expected to last much of the day.

The Glenwood Canyon Bike Path will remain open, although there will be intermittent closures when the helicopter is working in the vicinity of the parking lot and bike path.

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