LOOK: Plow drivers navigate 20-foot snowbanks on Mount Evans

Plowing the Mount Evans road on May 24. (CDOT)

As we wrote yesterday, two of Colorado’s best-loved roads — Trail Ridge Road and the Mount Evans road — will be closed later than normal this year due to late-season snow.

Today, this video from the Colorado Department of Transportation shows just what they’re dealing with at high altitude.

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