Category: 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.

Autumn 2016 — Quarry Begins Major Road Improvements

We've had some snow this August. But. This isn't snow, it is marble!

Autumn 2016 Quarry road improvements near Marble Colorado include paving the road with crushed marble, new culverts, more.

Summer 2015 — Road Improvements

Concrete erosion plugs at Shale Bluffs, installed spring of 2015.

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

Getready for 2014-15 — Quarry’s Rotary Plow

Check out the Volvo L110F compact loader that'll be pushing a loader mounted R.P.M. Tech LM220

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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Quarry Makes Major Road Improvements — Summer 2014

Looking NE from Lumber Curve to Windy Corner, new roadbase , much wider than before.

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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