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Road Reports :: Highway 1 Conditions :: Highway 3 Conditions :: Highways 5 & 97c Conditions Trans Canada Hwy 1, Hwy 3, Coquihalla Hwy 5 & Okanogan Connector Hwy 97C Road Condition Reports. Many Thanks to the ministry of Transportation for the information contained in this report.

Current Highway 1 Road Conditions

Events for Highway 1

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 8am and 5pm MDT. Travellers are advised to anticipate delays. 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 1 Both directions Special Event Fraser Valley Grand Fondo will take place 24/07/2016 at 7:00:00 AM until 4:00:00 PM. Expect delays on Highway 1 between No.3 road and Highway 11. Highway 11 between Riverside Road and 4th Ave, and on Highway 13 between Highway 1 and 0 Ave. Updated on Thu Jul 14 1:47 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_10572)
Highway 1 Both directions Highway 1 both directions at Hell's Gate will have a width restriction of 3.7m due to maintenance July 1-31st. Updated on Thu Jul 7 8:25 am PDT. (ID# RTMC_10493)
Highway 1 Both directions Road Work on Highway 1 Westbound and Eastbound from Mountain Highway underpass to 150M. East of Mountain Highway Underpass will be in effect nightly from July 18, 2016 at 11:00 PM until August 19, 2016 at 5:00 AM. Right lane closures may be in effect as required. Updated on Fri Jul 15 8:26 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_10584)
Highway 1 Both directions Line Painting from Exit 362, Junction with Highway 5 Coquihalla in Kamloops to Junction with Highway 97 at Monte Creek (38.3 km), 7:00 pm to 7:00 am daily through Jul 24. Updated on Tue Jul 19 at 6:03 pm PDT. (ID# -59625)
Highway 1 Both directions Construction at Sicamous and Highway 97A intersections 7:00 am to 7:00 pm Mon-Fri through Sep 30. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Fri Jun 17 at 1:22 pm PDT. (ID# -59075)
Highway 1 Both directions Maintenance 30 km east of Sicamous starting Mon Jul 25 at 7:00 pm through Tue Jul 26 at 7:00 am. The road will be reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Mon Jun 20 at 11:52 am PDT. (ID# -59130)
Highway 1 Both directions Wildlife on Road from Three Valley Gap to Revelstoke (18.5 km). Updated on Fri Jul 22 at 10:05 pm PDT. (ID# 220345)
Highway 1 Both directions Wildlife on Road from Albert Canyon to West Boundary of Glacier National Park (13.9 km). Updated on Fri Jul 22 at 10:07 pm PDT. (ID# 220346)
Highway 1 Both directions Parks Canada is installing snow nets 32 km west of Glacier National Park east gate as part of ongoing avalanche mitigation works, from May 9 to Sep 30. Delays of up to 30 minutes in duration to transport materials over the TCH via helicopter will be required. Obey all signs and traffic control personnel. Hours of work 7:00 am to 5:00 pm, Mon to Sat. No work will occur over long weekends (from 5:00 pm the Thu prior to 7:00 am the Tue after a long weekend). Updated on Mon May 9 at 6:18 am PDT. (ID# -58056)
Highway 1 Both directions There is no fuel, food or lodging available at Rogers Pass Summit in Glacier National Park. Travellers are asked to ensure they check their fuel before leaving Revelstoke or Golden. Updated on Tue Feb 17 at 10:30 am PDT. (ID# -31978)
Highway 1 Both directions Parks Canada is installing LED lights inside Tupper 1 snowshed in Glacier National Park, from May 18 until July 30, 2016. One lane of traffic will be maintained in each direction. Expect traffic pattern change, speed reductions to 30 km, and delays of up to 30 minutes. Traffic control personnel on site. Working hours 7:00am to 7:00pm, Mon-Sat. No work Sundays or long weekends (from 7:00pm Thursday before the long weekend until 07:00am Tuesday afterwards). (ID# -59479)
Highway 1 Both directions Parks Canada is installing LED lights inside Tupper 2 snowshed in Glacier National Park, from July 6 until October 14, 2016. One lane of traffic maintained in each direction. Expect traffic pattern change, speed reductions to 30 km, and occasional delays of up to 30 minutes. Traffic control personnel on site. Working hours 7:00am to 7:00pm, Mon-Sat. No work Sundays or long weekends (from 7:00pm Thursday before the long weekend until 07:00am Tuesday afterwards). Updated on Thu Jul 7 at 11:25 am PDT. (ID# -59478)
Highway 1 Both directions Parks Canada is installing LED lights inside Tupper Timber snowshed in Glacier National Park, July 25 until October 14, 2016. One lane of traffic will be maintained in each direction. Expect traffic pattern change, speed reductions to 30 km/h, and delays up to 30 minutes. Traffic control personnel on site. Working hours 7:00am-7:00pm, Mon-Sat. No work Sundays or long weekends (from 7:00pm Thursday before the long weekend until 07:00am Tuesday afterwards). Updated on Thu Jul 21 at 2:08 pm PDT. (ID# -59772)
Highway 1 Both directions Parks Canada is paving a section of the Trans-Canada Highway just west of Glacier National Park's eastern boundary, from Jun 3 - Oct 21. Expect occasional single lane alternating traffic, delays up to 20 minutes, speed reductions to 50 km/h. Traffic control personnel on site. Working hours 5:00am - 9:00pm, Monday to Sunday. No work affecting traffic on Sundays or long weekends. Updated on Thu Jun 30 at 9:21 pm PDT. (ID# -58662)
Highway 1 Both directions Wildlife on Road from Rogers Pass Summit to East Boundary of Glacier National Park (23.7 km). Updated on Fri Jul 22 at 10:05 pm PDT. (ID# 220347)
Highway 1 Eastbound Road Work on Highway 1 Eastbound after Regent St will be in effect 25/07/2016 at 10:00 AM until 3:00 PM. Single lane alternating traffic for street light repairs between Anderson bridge and Sailor Bar tunnel. Updated on Thu Jul 21 11:59 am PDT. (ID# RTMC_10623)
Highway 1 Westbound Utility work at Yale Tunnel will occur daily Monday to Friday effective 20/07/2016 until 27/07/2016 from 9:00:00 AM to 3:00:00 PM. Lane closure will be in effect. Updated on Thu Jul 21 6:58 am PDT. (ID# RTMC_10578)

Field
Hwy 1 at Field Rd, about 16 km west of BC/Alberta border, facing northeast

Sparwood
Sparwood weigh scale Hwy 3, about 2km west of the Alberta border, looking south-east.
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Current Highway 3 Road conditions

Events for Highway 3

Highway 3 Both directions Bridge Work on Highway 3 Westbound at Upper Cambie Creek Bridge will be in effect October 6th, 2015 at 12:00AM until August 31st, 2017 at 12:00PM. All traffic will be detoured to single lane in each direction on the existing eastbound lanes. Updated on Mon Oct 5 3:53 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_8262)
Highway 3 Both directions Highway 3 will be reduced to single lane alternating traffic with delays to 10 minutes from Allison Pass to Manning Park for Bridge Maintenance, in effect 25/07/2016 at 8:00:00 AM until 5:00:00 PM Updated on Wed Jul 20 8:30 am PDT. (ID# RTMC_10613)
Highway 3 Both directions Construction 29 km west of Princeton 7:00 am to 5:30 pm Mon-Sat through Oct 31. 60 Km Speed Zone in effect. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Wed Apr 20 at 8:57 am PDT. (ID# -57625)
Highway 3 Both directions Construction 25 km west of Princeton 7:00 am to 5:30 pm Mon-Sat through Sep 15. 60 Km Speed Zone in effect. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Tue Apr 19 at 4:35 pm PDT. (ID# -57589)
Highway 3 Both directions Bridge Construction at Irishman Creek 7:00 am to 7:00 pm Mon-Sat through Oct 16. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic with 10 minute delays. Speed reduction in place. Updated on Tue Jun 28 at 1:53 pm PDT. (ID# -59321)

Morrissey Jct
Approx 10 km south of Fernie at Morrissey Jct, looking north..

Hosmer
Hwy 3, in Hosmer, north of Fernie, looking north-east

Current Coquihalla Highway 5 and 97c Road Conditions

Events for Coquihalla (#5) - Hope to Kamloops

Highway 5 Both directions Line Painting from Exit 374, East Kamloops Junction with Highway 1 to McMurphy (172.2 km), 7:00 pm to 7:00 am daily through Jul 24. Updated on Tue Jul 19 at 5:07 pm PDT. (ID# -59627)

Events for Highway 97C

Highway 97C Both directions Construction 4 km west of Pennask Summit through November 15. 24 hour Lane closure in effect and 60 km/h speed zone in effect daily 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM. Updated on Mon Jul 11 at 12:24 pm PDT. (ID# -59529)
Highway 97C Westbound Construction 4 km west of Pennask Summitt (1728 metres) 6:00 am to 6:00 pm Mon-Fri until further notice. Lane closure in effect. Updated on Mon Jul 11 at 8:30 am PDT. (ID# -59519)

Elkhart
Hwy 97C (Okanagan Connector) 25 km east of Hwy 5A/97C Jct, looking west..

Brenda Mine
Hwy 97C (Okanagan Connector) about 22km west of 97/97C Jct, looking east..

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