Red Rock Scenic Drive
The Calico 1 Parking Area will be closed to the public during construction. The Scenic Loop Road will remain open to the public while the road is pulverized and paved 1 mile at a time. Pulverizing is scheduled to take place on Sunday nights and paving is scheduled during the week.
The Scenic Loop Drive and Parking Areas improvements will occur at the following locations: along the 12.5 mile Scenic Loop Drive, along 0.5 miles of Rocky Gap Road, at 12 parking areas along the route, and along 2.4 miles of a new alignment between Sandstone Quarry and the Visitor Center. The project includes pavement rehabilitation of the roadways, and expansion of the Calico 1 parking area. Additional parking areas may be improved pending available funding.
Key Project Dates
Advertise: Fall 2016
Construction: Winter 2016 – Fall 2017
Completed: November 2017
Newly constructed pavement along the Scenic Loop Drive.
Constructed improvements at Calico 1 Parking Area.
Constructed improvements at Pine Creek Parking Area.
Constructed improvements at Sandstone Parking Area.
|Project #||NV BLM 10(1)|
|Project Name||Red Rock Scenic Drive|
|FLMA||Bureau of Land Management|
Project Manager: Matt Ambroziak
Federal Highway Administration
Central Federal Lands Highway Division
12300 West Dakota Avenue
Lakewood, CO 80228