GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — Greater than 6,000 folks have reserved permits to go to the favored Hanging Lake space in northwestern Colorado this yr.
The Put up Unbiased experiences that the system is new this yr, a part of a plan to attenuate the results of hikers visiting the scenic space. Officers have turn into involved concerning the variety of folks visiting in recent times.
U.S. Forest Service officers say because the allowing system opened two weeks in the past, greater than 6,180 folks have signed up for a spot. July is especially in style however officers say there are nonetheless loads of alternatives to go to between Might and October.
A shuttle will start taking hikers to the trailhead beginning Might 1 and officers plan to stagger teams all through the day.