Forest officials are trying to deal with overcrowding at Hanging Lake by enforcing regulations while ensuring visitors still have an enjoyable experience.
The Post Independent reports nearly 80,000 people have made the hike to Hanging Lake already this year, up from 50,000 for the same period in 2014.
You are one of the CPR readers who wants to know what is really going on these days. We can help you keep up - The Lookout is a free, daily email newsletter with news and happenings from all over Colorado. Sign up here and we will see you in the morning!