BC Highway - Road Closure News


Major Events

Highway 1 Both directions Road will be closed in both directions from 43km east of Sicamous to 9km west of Revelstoke, from 8 am to 11 am on Thursday Sep 29 for remote avalanche control system installation at 3-Valley Gap. Be prepared to stop and obey all signs and traffic control personnel. Updated on Thu Sep 22 at 2:34 pm PDT. (ID# -60697)
Highway 7 Both directions Highway 7 closed in both directions at Hatzic Bridge, just west of Eagle Rd. Road is blocked at Shook Street as well as Sylvester Rd. Estimated time of opening between 3:00 - 6:00 PM, Next update at 5:00 PM. Use alternate route. Updated on Sat Sep 24 4:07 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_11254)

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