Lizard Head Pass

Weather advisory: Up to 14 inches of snow in the mountains

The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory for Southwest Colorado from 9 p.m. Monday to 6 p.m. Tuesday. Five to 10 inches of snow, with up to 14 inches in isolated areas, is...

DATE: Oct. 30, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Lightning kills Durango mountain biker at Lizard Head

Lightning killed a 24-year-old Colorado man as he biked Sunday near Lizard Head Pass.The San Miguel County Sheriff’s Office identified the man as John Daniel Huisjen, of Durango. He was biking the...

DATE: Aug. 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: Local News

Coyote scouts for food near Lizard Head

DATE: March 29, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Moose sighted near Lizard Head Pass

Moose are occasionally seen in the Silverton and Lake City area. Now, they seem to be taking a liking to the Dolores and San Miguel river basins. Lori Shields and Michael Chihocky, of Cortez, were...

DATE: Aug. 10, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

Body of skier found; helicopter crashes during search

The body of a New Mexico man was discovered Saturday near Lizard Head Pass by the San Miguel County Sheriff’s Office. During the search, a helicopter carrying four people lost power and crashed. No...

DATE: May 5, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News