BC Highway 99 Whistler - Road Report News

Events for Highway 99

Highway 99 Both directions Highway 99 at Highway 12 is open to local traffic only to the Hat Creek Road Junction (54 km). Highway 99 is closed from the Hat Creek Road Junction to Highway 97 due to forest fire. No estimated time of opening; assessment ongoing. Next update at 12 noon Friday, July 21. Updated on Thu Jul 20 at 12:27 pm PDT. (ID# 249653)
Highway 99 Southbound Paving operations on the Oak St Bridge will be in effect overnights from 21/07/2017 to 23/07/2017 between 10:00 PM and 8:00 AM. Single lane traffic in each direction on the northbound section, while southbound will be closed for paving. Speed through this corridor will be 50 km/h enforced by police. Updated on Thu Jul 13 8:27 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_14161)
Highway 99 Both directions Road Sweeping on Highway 99 both directions, watch out for a slow moving vehicle and accompanying vehicles. Sweeping will occur 24/7 in both directions from 15/07/2017 to 21/07/2017. Drive carefully. Updated on Fri Jul 14 9:52 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_14171)
Highway 99 Both directions Landscape maintenance on Highway 99 both directions at Lions Bay on 17/07/2017 - 21/07/2017 from 7:30 AM to 5:30 PM. Left lane closed, both directions use caution. Updated on Fri Jul 14 5:02 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_14169)
Highway 99 Both directions Rock Slope Stabilization 15 km south of Lillooet through Mon Jul 31 at 5:30 pm. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Expect delays up to 20 minutes. Updated on Wed Jul 5 at 11:09 am PDT. (ID# -64989)
Highway 99 Northbound Filming on Horseshoe Bay Drive will occur July 27, 2017 at 5:00 AM until 7:00 AM. Drive carefully. Updated on Tue Jul 18 7:49 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_14202)
Highway 99 Northbound Landscaping work on Highway 99 Northbound 700 metres south of Kelvin Grove Way until 3:00 PM today. Right lane closed, drive carefully. Updated on Thu Jul 20 8:44 am PDT. (ID# RTMC_14224)
Highway 99 Northbound Road Work on Highway 99 Northbound at Lions Bay, left lane closed. Drive carefully. In effect today until 3:30 PM. Updated on Tue Jul 18 8:12 am PDT. (ID# RTMC_14193)
Highway 99 Northbound Special Event on Highway 99 Northbound after Lillooet River Rd. Maximum 10 minute closures for traffic will take place July 17 2017 and July 18 2017 from 6:00 AM to 9:00 PM. Updated on Mon Jul 17 10:12 am PDT. (ID# RTMC_14185)
Highway 99 Southbound Bridge Maintenance on Highway 99 Southbound at Ramp to Sea Island Way will be in effect today at 10:30 PM until July 18, 2017 at 5:00 AM, and July 18, 2017 from 10:30 PM until July 19, 2017 at 5:00 AM. Updated on Mon Jul 17 8:42 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_14184)

Hwy 1 - Hwy 99 Weather Locations

West Vancouver     Squamish     Whistler     Pemberton

General Route 99 Information

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The following destinations are located on or near Route 99 Sea to Sky Highway: Horseshoe Bay, Furry Creek, Lions Bay, Britannia Beach, Squamish, Whistler, Pemberton, Mount Currie, and Lillooet.

If you are wondering what the highway looks like filmed from the passenger window of a vehicle - here is a video that shows Highway 99 fromVancouver to Squamish

The "Sea-to-Sky Highway" is the name given to the section of Highway 99 starting just north of Horseshoe Bay. From Horseshoe Bay, the highway travels along the coast of Howe Sound for 12 km (7 mi) to Lions Bay, north for another 21 km (13 mi) to Britannia Beach, and north for 11 more km (7 mi) to Squamish, at the head of Howe Sound.

From Squamish, it continues north for another 58 km (36 mi) to Whistler, and then to Pemberton 32 km (20 mi) later, where the Sea-to-Sky Highway ends and the Duffey Lake Road begins. 99 km (62 mi) northeast, Highway 99 reaches the junction with Highway 12 at Lillooet, and then goes northeast for another 75 km (47 mi) to its northern terminus at its junction with Highway 97, just north of Cache Creek.

Here is a map of Whistler BC Showing the Satellite view including the road and street overlay. Zoom in for a map of Whistler Village.

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