Originally Posted by madwrench
What a great ride!
Hard to tell from the photos, but it looks like the beetle kill isn't too bad in most areas? Seemed like more than half the trees were dead in Grand County last summer.
Grand County and Summit County have it the worst right now and our ride steered clear of those areas. From what I could tell, the western slope, southwest, and south central (south of Gunnison) looked pretty healthy, but I'm sure it is just a matter of time.