BC Cariboo routes - Road Report News - Hwy 97 Hwy 20

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Events for Cariboo Chilcotin

Highway 20 Both directions Closed in both directions (Except Emergency Vehicles, First Responders and Essential Services) from the intersection of Hwy 20 and Tatlayoko Road( 18 km east of Kleena Kleene) to the Junction of Hooch Lake FSR & Hwy 20, ( 50 km west of Kleena Kleene) due to forest fire. Assessments are on going. Next Update: Wednesday, Aug 23 at noon. Updated on Wed Aug 23 at 4:10 am PDT. (ID# 249934)
Highway 20 Both directions Limited visibility because of heavy smoke throughout the Highway 20 corridor due to active Forest Fires alongside HWY20 route. Please slow down, drive with caution, and have your head/tail lights on. Watch for fire suppression crews working in the area and livestock/wildlife on hwy. Be aware Hwy 20 is closed in both direction in the Kleena Kleene area due to forest fires (see event #249934). Updated Wed Aug 23 at 4:37 am PDT. (ID# 249783)
Highway 59 Both directions Nazko road (Road 59) is closed in both directions at Doig Rd (50 km west of Quesnel) due to forest fire, except for evacuation purposes. No detour available. Updated on Wed Aug 23 at 4:11 am PDT. (ID# 249887)
Highway 1 Both directions Limited Visibility with Smoke from Spences Bridge to 10 kilometers east of Cache Creek (59 km). Updated Wed Aug 23 at 4:27 am PDT. (ID# 249818)
Highway 20 Both directions Limited Visibility with Smoke from Tatla Lake to Puntzi Lake Road (47.5 km). Updated Wed Aug 23 at 4:29 am PDT. (ID# 249817)
Highway 20 Both directions Watch for livestock on Road from Tatla Lake to Alexis Creek (88.2 km). Updated on Wed Aug 23 at 4:25 am PDT. (ID# 249647)
Highway 20 Both directions Limited Visibility with Smoke from Puntzi Lake Road to Alexis Creek (40.7 km). Updated Wed Aug 23 at 4:27 am PDT. (ID# 249816)
Highway 20 Both directions Hot in Place Recycle Paving 5 km east of Riske Creek to 10 km west of Junction of Highway 97, at Williams Lake (32.3 km), 6:00 am to 6:00 pm Mon-Sat through Oct 31. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Expect minor delays. Updated on Tue Aug 22 at 5:28 am PDT. (ID# -65675)
Highway 20 Both directions Limited Visibility with Smoke from Alexis Creek to Junction of Highway 97, at Williams Lake (131.7 km). Updated Wed Aug 23 at 4:29 am PDT. (ID# 249820)
Highway 97 Both directions Limited Visibility with Smoke from Junction with Highway 1, at Cache Creek to 70 Mile House (71.6 km). Updated Wed Aug 23 at 4:29 am PDT. (ID# 249819)
Highway 97 Both directions Maintenance from Kitwanga Drive to 10 km north of Lac La Hache (20.7 km), 7:00 am to 4:00 pm Mon-Fri until further notice. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Wed Aug 16 at 7:06 am PDT. (ID# -65607)
Highway 97 Both directions Construction of new 4 Lanes on Hwy 97, 8 km south of Williams Lake 7:00 am to 5:30 pm Mon-Sat starting Mar 22 until further notice. The road will be reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Expect slight delays and traffic pattern changes. Updated on Tue July 11 at 1:10 pm (ID# -62590)