The 2019 Hanging Lake shuttle season runs from May 1 - Oct. 31, daily from 6:45 a.m. to 8 p.m.
White River National Forest
The Forest Service hopes to address overcrowding and human waste issues with the new permitting system.
High visitation has littered Conundrum with human waste. In response, the Forest Service may soon require backpackers to pack it out.
Insurance companies also paid to send contracted fire engines to the area to try to protect the pricey ski properties. Efforts to save properties could be undercut if winds shift.