Category Archive: Parking

Parking on Quarry Road in winter is limited. Carpool if possible and always leave at least 10 feet of road available for the marble hauling truck. Block the road and get towed.

Jun 11

Summer 2015 — Road Improvements

Marble Quarry Road will be improved during summer of 2015, including chloride and a layer of crushed marble rock.

Oct 23

Getready for 2014-15 — Quarry’s Rotary Plow

We wouldn’t have the Quarry Road to use if it wasn’t for Colorado Stone Quarries Inc. doing snow plowing and road repair. Even so, without a rotary the plowing has been problematic as the road becomes narrower and narrower with a blade plow packing the berm against the roadside. We’re thus duly impressed by what …

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Jul 16

Quarry Makes Major Road Improvements — Summer 2014

All varieties of backcountry travelers, rejoice. Colorado Stone Quarries, Inc. has been spending an immense amount of money and time widening sections of Quarry Road out of Marble, Colorado. They’ve been adding parking, trucking in roadbase and applying chloride to keep the summer dust down. We’ve been watching the work all summer — impressive. This …

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Mar 24

Listen to the Hill Truck — Use Radio Scanner

We would not have the Quarry Road for winter use if it wasn’t for the operating Yule Quarry business. Tradeoff is that most weekdays and sometimes on the weekend a huge “hill haul truck” loaded with gigantic blocks of white marble is making multiple runs up and down the mostly one-lane shelf road. We have …

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