Chain Laws

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Routes

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I-70

Crossing the Rockies

Hazmat

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Avoid Traffic

Times to Avoid

Chain Stations

List of all Chain Stations

Permit Login

Oversize/Overweight Routing and Permits

Permit Info

One stop list of Permits

CHAIN LAWS

Active Chain Laws

Chain Up Info

Sept. 1 to May 31

Commercial Vehicles operating on I-70 in either direction between mileposts:

must carry sufficient chains at all times to be in compliance with the Colorado chain law.

Fines

Not Carrying Chains on I-70 $50 + $17 surcharge


Not chaining up when the chain law is in effect statewide $500 + $79 surcharge


Blocking a highway as a result of not chaining up $1,000 + $157 surcharge

Chain Up Video

Easy steps to put on Chains quickly



CROSSING THE ROCKIES

Your Truckers Guide to I-70

Find out about Chain up locations, parking, exits, rest stops in this full color guide. (Click Here)

  • Emergency Parking
  • Including Number of Spaces
  • Chain Up Stations
  • Ramps
  • Exits
  • Hazmat Routes

AVOID TRAFFIC