|This panorama was taken near the summit of Trail Ridge
Road on the west side of the divide, located in the Rocky Mountain National Park
on 18 May 2002. You can see the dark clouds coming in on one side that
brought a bit of cold winter air and a bit of flurries. The altitude here
is about 12,100 feet. This year Trail Ridge Road was opened about as early
in the year as it has ever been due to the dry conditions and lack of
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Online since 19 May 2002