BC Highway 99 Whistler - Road Report News

Events for Highway 99

Highway 99 Both Directions Highway 99, in both directions. Construction work at Massey Tunnel (Richmond). Until Sun Mar 28. From 10:00 PM to 5:00 AM PST on weekdays. Replacing the tunnel roadway joints and electrical system. Starting on Jan. 3rd the NB tube will be closed during work times. Traffic counter flow to single lane traffic in the SB tube. Next update time Wed Jan 27 at 10:00 AM PST. Last updated Wed Jan 20 at 10:03 AM PST. (DBC-21852)
Highway 99 Both Directions Highway 99, in both directions. There is a Provincial State of Emergency at Hwy 99 Border Crossing. Avoid non-essential traffic. Expect delays. Additional screening and checkpoints are in place. Travellers bound for Alaska must go through screening at one of 3 border crossings: Abbotsford-Huntington, Kingsgate, or Osoyoos. For more information visit GOV.BC.CA/COVID-19. Last updated Fri Nov 27 at 3:08 PM PST. (DBC-16728)
Highway 99 Both Directions Highway 99, in both directions. Utility work planned at Exit 10 (Surrey). Starting Mon Jan 25 at 9:00 AM PST until Tue Jan 26 at 3:00 PM PST. Last updated Mon Jan 11 at 11:29 AM PST. (DBC-25289)
Highway 99 Highway 99. Utility work planned between 131A St and Railway Rd (Surrey). Starting Fri Jan 22 at 8:00 AM PST until Fri Jan 22 at 12:00 PM PST. Last updated Mon Jan 18 at 2:33 PM PST. (DBC-25516)
Highway 99 Southbound Highway 99, southbound. Maintenance between Exit 20 and Exit 16 for 4.4 km (Delta). Until Fri Feb 26. From 9:00 PM to 6:00 AM PST daily. Right lane closed. Removal of Preload Sand from Highway 99 SB. Crew is planning to be on site Jan 18th for offline works, but the lane closure is scheduled to start the night of Jan 20th. Last updated Mon Jan 18 at 4:47 PM PST. (DBC-25290)
Highway 99 Southbound Highway 99, southbound. Maintenance at Massey Tunnel (Richmond). Right lane closed. Estimated time of re-opening Sat Dec 5 at 3:00 AM PST. Last updated Fri Dec 4 at 8:37 PM PST. (DBC-24425)
Highway 99 Both Directions Highway 99, in both directions. Utility work between Kelvin Grove Way and Brunswick Beach Rd for 0.6 km (Lions Bay). Until Thu Jan 21. From 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM PST on Wednesday and Thursday. Right lane closed. Shoulder maintenance. Last updated Thu Jan 14 at 1:49 PM PST. (DBC-25427)
Highway 99 Both Directions Highway 99, in both directions. Bridge construction between Powerhouse Rd and Seton Lake Rd for 0.2 km (Lillooet). Until Thu Apr 15. Intermittent single lane alternating traffic, daily for 24 hours a day. 30 KMH Construction Speed Zone. Temporary road markings and temporary intersection delineation at Seton Road & Powerhouse Road intersections. Expect delays of up to 15 minutes. Watch for signage and traffic control personnel. Last updated Tue Jan 19 at 7:14 PM PST. (DBC-21662)
Highway 99 Both Directions Highway 99, in both directions. Rock slope stabilization between Fountain Valley Rd and Pavilion-Clinton Rd for 19.4 km (10 to 29 km north of Lillooet). Until Thu Sep 30 at 12:15 AM PST. Single lane alternating traffic. Slope stabilization at Ten Mile Slide. Single lane alternating traffic in effect 24 hours a day for 600 metres, 15km north of Lillooet. Load Limited to 27,000kg GVW. Last updated Tue Jan 19 at 7:14 PM PST. (DBC-25087)

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.


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