BC Highway - Road Closure News


Major Events

Adams Lake Ferry Both directions Road will be closed in both directions at Adams Lake because of Ferry Out of Service, starting Wed Aug 3 at 11:59 pm through Thu Aug 4 at 5:00 am. The ferry is shut down for maintenance. Updated on Mon Jul 25 at 12:50 pm PDT. (ID# -59814)
Highway 1 Both directions Travel Advisory in effect. Due to Heavy Traffic Volumes, Parks Canada are reporting traffic congestion is developing daily at Lake Louise between the hours of 9am and 7pm MDT. Travellers are advised to anticipate delays. Vehicle access into Lake Louise may be limited or restricted. Please watch for traffic control personnel and allow additional time to reach your destination. Updated on Fri Jul 22 at 11:40 am PDT. (ID# 220416)
Highway 29 Both directions Wash Out 13 km south of Junction with Highway 97 in Chetwynd. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Wed Jul 27 at 2:37 am PDT. (ID# 220236)
Highway 97 Both directions Construction 85 km north of Junction with Highway 39, south of MacKenzie to 7 km south of Junction with Highway 29, in Chetwynd (55.8 km), until further notice. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic, with pilot cars. Be prepared for delays and to obey traffic control personnel and signage. Updated on Sun Jul 3 at 9:21 am PDT. (ID# -59227)

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