British Columbia Southern Routes - Road Report News

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 Highway 1, in both directions. Avalanche control work planned between Camp Ck. Bridge and Summit Lake OH Bridge for 13.6 km (10 to 24 km west of Revelstoke). Starting Fri Dec 6 at 12:00 PM PST until Fri Dec 6 at 2:00 PM PST. The road will be closed. Detour will not be available. Next update time Fri Dec 6 at 1:30 PM PST. Last updated Fri Dec 6 at 10:16 AM PST. (DBC-13958)
Highway 1 Both Directions Highway 1, in both directions. Vehicle incident at Albert Canyon Rd (4 km east of East Boundary of Mount Revelstoke National Park). Road closed. Assessment in progress. Detour not available. Estimated time of re-opening Fri Dec 6 at 2:00 PM PST. Next update time Fri Dec 6 at 12:00 PM PST. Last updated Fri Dec 6 at 7:59 AM PST. (DBC-13946)
Highway 1 Both Directions Highway 1, in both directions. Avalanche control work between Glacier National Park West Boundary and Beaver Valley Rd for 32.0 km (11 km east of Rogers Pass Summit to 1 km east of West Boundary of Glacier National Park). Until Fri Dec 6 at 2:00 PM PST. Next update time Fri Dec 6 at 1:30 PM PST. Last updated Fri Dec 6 at 9:18 AM PST. (DBC-13952)
Highway 1 Both Directions Highway 1, in both directions. Paving operations planned between Days in Hotel exit and Woodhouse Street 1 km north of Nanaimo. Starting Wed Dec 18 at 7:00 AM PST until Thu Dec 19 at 5:00 PM PST. Single lane alternating traffic, motorists to obey traffic control signage and personnel. Last updated Fri Dec 6 at 10:07 AM PST. (DBC-13957)
Highway 1 Westbound Highway 1, westbound. Utility work planned between Exit 8: Cypress Bowl Rd and Almondel Rd for 2.4 km (West Vancouver). Starting Wed Dec 18 at 7:00 AM PDT until Tue Mar 31, 2020 at 7:00 PM PDT. From 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM PDT daily. Shoulder maintenance planned. Last updated Wed Oct 30 at 8:54 AM PDT. (DBC-13105)
Highway 1 Both Directions Highway 1 (on Vancouver Island), in both directions. Road construction work at Exit 6: McKenzie Ave (Saanich). 900m north to 800m south of McKenzie. Traffic pattern changes on McKenzie Ave and Admirals Rd ongoing until Oct 15. Possible delays between 8:00 pm to 5:30 am nightly until further notice. 60 km/hr construction speed zone in effect 24/7. Last updated Thu Nov 7 at 2:50 PM PST. (DBC-2630)
Highway 1 Both Directions Highway 1, in both directions. Construction work between 1 Ave SW and 30 St SW for 1.1 km (Salmon Arm). Until Fri Dec 13 at 7:00 PM PDT. From 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM PDT on weekdays and Saturday. Minor delays due to equipment traffic flow. Last updated Wed May 15 at 12:03 PM PDT. (DBC-7913)
Highway 1 Southbound [Truncated] Highway 1 (on Vancouver Island), southbound. Construction work between Burnside Rd W and Tolmie Lane for 2.2 km (Saanich). Until Fri Jan 31, 2020 at 5:00 PM PST. SB traffic pattern changes btwn Burnside Bridge and south of Tillicum Rd. Through Dec 15 24 hrs per day. Tillicum Intersection controlled by traffic control personnel 8 PM Nov 27 to 5 AM Nov 28. SB periodic lane closures between Tillicum Rd and Kelvin Rd 7 PM to 5:30 AM through Jan 2020. Left turn lane closure between Arders
Highway 1 Both Directions Highway 1 (on Vancouver Island), in both directions. Construction work between Exit 16: Leigh Rd and West Shore Pky for 1.5 km (Langford). From 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM PST on weekdays. A single SB lane closure will be in place starting at 9AM, and short duration stoppages in both directions will occur 9AM-230PM to facilitate blasting and other works. Expect delays up to 20 mins. Please watch for and obey traffic personnel and signage. Last updated Tue Dec 3 at 9:28 AM PST. (DBC-12020)
Highway 1 Westbound Highway 1, westbound. Construction work between Exit 14: Capilano Rd and Exit 13: Highway 99 for 1.4 km (West Vancouver to North Vancouver - District). Until Mon Dec 16. From 9:00 PM to 2:00 AM PST daily. Right lane closed. Expect delays. Last updated Thu Dec 5 at 11:26 AM PST. (DBC-13936)
Highway 1 Both Directions Highway 1, in both directions. Construction work between Exit 21: Mountain Hwy and Exit 22: Lillooet Rd (North Vancouver - District). Until Thu Jul 16, 2020 at 5:00 AM PST. Watch for traffic control. HWY 1 Lane Closures Westbound and Eastbound 2300-0500 including Interchange On-Ramps / Off-Ramps. NOV 24-NOV 29 / DEC 1-DEC 6 / DEC 8-DEC 13 / DEC 15-DEC 20 and as Required NOTE: Westbound HWY 1 EXIT 22A CLOSED. Alt. Routes in effect. Last updated Thu Nov 28 at 10:51 AM PST. (DBC-10429)
Highway 1 Eastbound Highway 1, eastbound. Utility work between Exit 73: Highway 13 and Exit 123: Prest Rd for 49.4 km (Chilliwack to Langley - District). Until Tue Dec 31 at 5:00 PM PST. Shoulder closed. Last updated Wed Nov 27 at 1:50 PM PST. (DBC-13768)
Highway 1 Westbound Highway 1, westbound. Tree pruning between Fairley Rd and Exit 171: Highway 3; Old Hope-Princeton Highway for 64.7 km (Hope to 27 km west of Jackass Mountain Summit). Until Tue Dec 31 at 3:00 PM PST. Watch for traffic control. Last updated Thu Nov 21 at 11:17 AM PST. (DBC-13624)
Highway 1 Both Directions Highway 1, in both directions. Utility work between Colvin Rd and Collins Rd for 48.7 km (Cache Creek to Spences Bridge). Until Fri Dec 20 at 5:00 PM PST. Single lane alternating traffic. Multiple locations along Hwy 1 during the dates stated. Expect minor delays. Please watch for signage and personnel. Last updated Tue Nov 26 at 10:40 AM PST. (DBC-13727)
Highway 1 Eastbound Highway 1, eastbound. Utility work planned between Savona Station Rd and Highway 5; West Kamloops for 36.2 km (Kamloops to 33 km east of Cache Creek). Starting Thu Dec 12 at 8:00 AM PST until Thu Dec 12 at 4:00 PM PST. Single lane alternating traffic will be in effect. Expect minor delays. Last updated Thu Dec 5 at 11:09 PM PST. (DBC-13882)
Highway 1 Both Directions Highway 1, in both directions. Tree pruning between Trans-Canada Hwy Frtg and Silvery Beach Rd (7 km east of Chase). Until Fri Dec 6 at 5:00 PM PST. Danger tree removal. Last updated Wed Nov 27 at 10:53 AM PST. (DBC-13758)
Highway 1 Highway 1. Watch for slippery sections between Waverly Park Frtg and Bernie Rd for 56.9 km (15 km east of Chase to 8 km west of Sicamous). Last updated Fri Dec 6 at 9:16 AM PST. (DBCRCON-39410)
Highway 1 Westbound Highway 1, westbound. Geotechnical investigation between 6 St NE and Ross St NE for 0.1 km (Salmon Arm). Until Fri Dec 6 at 7:00 PM PST. Last updated Wed Nov 27 at 9:28 AM PST. (DBC-13754)
Highway 1 Highway 1. Slushy with slippery sections between Canoe Beach Dr NE and Perry River Bridge for 39.0 km (Sicamous). Last updated Fri Dec 6 at 9:16 AM PST. (DBCRCON-39411)
Highway 1 Highway 1. Limited visibility with snow between Perry River Bridge and Glacier National Park East Boundary for 133.6 km (25 km east of Sicamous to East Boundary of Glacier National Park). Watch for slippery sections. Compact snow. Last updated Fri Dec 6 at 4:33 AM PST. (DBCRCON-39362)
Highway 1 Highway 1. Watch for slippery sections between Glacier National Park East Boundary and West Boundary of Yoho National Park for 81.6 km (East Boundary of Glacier National Park to 1 km west of West Boundary of Yoho National Park). Compact snow. Last updated Fri Dec 6 at 4:07 AM PST. (DBCRCON-39306)
Highway 1 Highway 1. Compact ice between Beaverfoot Rd and BC/Alberta Border for 45.7 km (1 km west of West Boundary of Yoho National Park to 16 km east of Field). Watch for slippery sections. Compact snow. Last updated Fri Dec 6 at 7:51 AM MST. (DBCRCON-39420)

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.
All Season vs. Snow tires Which do you need?

Current Highway 3 Road conditions

Events for Highway 3

Highway 3 Westbound Highway 3, westbound. Utility work between Placer Mountain FSR and Garret Rd for 0.8 km (13 to 14 km west of Sunday Summit). Until Mon Dec 16 at 4:00 PM PST. Right lane closed. Watch for traffic control. Last updated Wed Nov 27 at 12:22 PM PST. (DBC-13763)
Highway 3 Both Directions Highway 3, in both directions. Special event planned between 3rd St and 7th Ave for 0.6 km (Keremeos). Starting Fri Dec 6 at 5:30 PM PST until Fri Dec 6 at 6:30 PM PST. Christmas Light Up Parade, alternate route available from 3rd to 6th Avenue over to 7th Street. Last updated Thu Nov 28 at 9:15 AM PST. (DBC-13482)
Highway 3 Highway 3. Limited visibility with fog between 89th St and Sidley Mountain Rd for 23.2 km (Osoyoos). Last updated Fri Dec 6 at 9:16 AM PST. (DBCRCON-39418)
Highway 3 Highway 3. Watch for slippery sections between Ravenhill Rd; Nine Mile Pl; Nine Mile Place Rd and Queen St for 27.7 km (20 km east of Osoyoos to Rock Creek). Fog patches. Last updated Fri Dec 6 at 7:00 AM PST. (DBCRCON-39377)
Highway 3 Highway 3. Watch for slippery sections between Highway 33; Junction Hwy 33 and Boundary Creek Rd; Boundary Cr Rd for 36.1 km (Rock Creek to 1 km east of Greenwood). Last updated Fri Dec 6 at 7:00 AM PST. (DBCRCON-39379)
Highway 3 Highway 3. Watch for slippery sections between Gowrie St and Wilgress Lake Rest Area for 12.7 km (1 km east of Greenwood to 2 km west of Eholt Summit). Fog patches. Last updated Fri Dec 6 at 7:00 AM PST. (DBCRCON-39378)
Highway 3 Highway 3. Slushy with slippery sections between Wilgress Lake Rest Area and Granby Rd; Granby Rd for 26.0 km (2 km west of Eholt Summit to Grand Forks). Last updated Fri Dec 6 at 6:58 AM PST. (DBCRCON-39395)
Highway 3 Highway 3. Slushy with slippery sections between Sunset Dr and Shields Creek FSR for 39.8 km (Christina Lake to 24 km west of Castlegar). Last updated Fri Dec 6 at 6:58 AM PST. (DBCRCON-39396)
Highway 3 Highway 3. Compact snow between Highway 3B; Highway 3B and Meadows Rd for 53.7 km (24 km west of Castlegar to 10 km west of Salmo). Last updated Fri Dec 6 at 6:58 AM PST. (DBCRCON-39439)
Highway 3 Highway 3. Watch for slippery sections between Tailings Rd and Cook St for 68.9 km (14 km east of Salmo to Creston). Compact snow. Last updated Fri Dec 6 at 6:55 AM PST. (DBCRCON-39079)
Highway 3 Highway 3. Winter driving conditions between Wright Rd and Tavistock St for 41.2 km (5 km west of Curzon Junction to Moyie). Slushy sections. Fog patches. Water pooling. Last updated Fri Dec 6 at 3:59 AM PST. (DBCRCON-39064)
Highway 3 Highway 3. Winter driving conditions between Sunrise Rd and White Cloud Pit Rd for 69.0 km (Moyie to 9 km west of Jaffray). Watch for slippery sections. Last updated Fri Dec 6 at 7:10 AM MST. (DBCRCON-39451)
Highway 3 Highway 3. Winter driving conditions between Bull Rd and BC/AB Border for 108.8 km (9 km west of Jaffray to British Columbia and Alberta Border). Last updated Fri Dec 6 at 11:14 AM MST. (DBCRCON-39452)
Highway 3 Highway 3. Bridge construction at Lizard Creek Bridge (3 km west of Fernie). Lizard Crk Bridge work is in Winter Shutdown - Temporary detour in effect 7 days a week with no expected delays. Slow down and obey all traffic signs. Last updated Mon Dec 2 at 3:22 PM MST. (DBC-13865)

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 Highway 97C

Highway 97C Highway 97C. Limited visibility with fog between Trepanier Rd and Pennask Summit for 10.1 km (Pennask Summitt). Watch for slippery sections. Last updated Fri Dec 6 at 9:16 AM PST. (DBCRCON-39319)
Highway 97C Highway 97C. Watch for slippery sections between Pennask Summit and Junction Hwy 5A for 48.6 km (Pennask Summitt to 23 km east of Merritt). Last updated Fri Dec 6 at 6:54 AM PST. (DBCRCON-39383)
Highway 97C Highway 97C. Watch for slippery sections between Highland Valley Copper Mine and Highway 1 for 49.2 km (Ashcroft). Compact snow. Last updated Fri Dec 6 at 10:38 AM PST. (DBCRCON-39290)

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..

Read about the American Express credit card with air Miles