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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 Road will be closed in both directions from 43km east of Sicamous to 9km west of Revelstoke, from 8 am to 11 am on Thursday Sep 29 for remote avalanche control system installation at 3-Valley Gap. Be prepared to stop and obey all signs and traffic control personnel. Updated on Thu Sep 22 at 2:34 pm PDT. (ID# -60697)
Highway 1 Both directions Road Work on Highway 1 Westbound between American Cr to Gordon Cr. Road Work will occur weekly on all days effective 07/09/2016 until 30/09/2016 from 7:00:00 AM to 7:00:00 PM. Updated on Fri Sep 23 9:14 am PDT. (ID# RTMC_10991)
Highway 1 Both directions Road work 54km east of Hope, Monday to Friday effective 26/09/2016 until 28/10/2016 from 7:30:00 AM to 5:00:00 PM. The road will be reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Thu Sep 22 2:47 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_11196)
Highway 1 Both directions Milling of centerline rumble strips from Hwy 1 Ashcroft Junction to Cache Creek. 7:00 am to 7:00 pm daily starting Sep 22 through Sep 28. The road will be reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Thu Sep 22 at 6:13 am PDT. (ID# -60546)
Highway 1 Both directions Paving at Kamloops 7:00 am to 7:00 pm daily through Sep 28. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Thu Sep 22 at 6:17 am PDT. (ID# -60542)
Highway 1 Both directions Construction at Hoffman's Bluff through Mon Oct 31 at 4:00 pm. There will be two scheduled 30 minute closures for blasting; at 9:30 AM on Tuesday Sept 20th AND Wednesday Sept 21st, at 9:30 AM. Short closures afterwards at 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM until both travel lanes have been cleared of rock debris. Full closure during blast and for highway cleaning immediately after blast. All traffic will be flushed using SLAT when safe to do so. Updated on Wed Sep 14 at 10:53 am PDT. (ID# -60353)
Highway 1 Both directions Maintenance 10 km east of Sicamous 7:00 am to 3:00 pm daily starting Sep 26 through Sep 27. The road will be reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Sun Sep 25 at 6:17 pm PDT. (ID# -60716)
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 6:00 am to 9:00 pm, Mon to Sun. No work will occur over long weekends (from 9:00 pm the Thu prior to 7:00 am the Tue after a long weekend). Updated on Wed Sep 14 at 3:47 pm 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 undertaking brushing and clearing in Glacier National Park, from Rogers Pass Summit to Glacier Station Rd. 7:00 am to 7:00 pm Mon-Sat starting Sep 19 through Oct 31. Speed Reductions to 50km/h. 20 minute delays expected and traffic control will be onsite. Be prepared to stop. Updated on Mon Sep 19 at 6:01 am PDT. (ID# -60575)
Highway 1 Both directions Parks Canada is installing LED lights inside Tupper Timber/ Tupper 2 snowsheds in Glacier National Park, July 25 until October 31, 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, 7 days per week. No work on long weekends. Updated on Thu Sep 8 at 11:35 pm PDT. (ID# -59772)
Highway 1 Both directions BC Hydro is conducting Electrical Maintenance 17 km west of Golden at Seward Rd from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm (MDT) on Wed Sep 28. Up to 20 minute delays expected. Updated on Thu Sep 22 at 10:54 am PDT. (ID# -60707)
Highway 1 Both directions Rock Blasting in Yoho National Park, 23 km west of Field. Road will be closed both directions at 8:00am, 10:00am & 7:00pm MDT each day from Mon Sep 26 to Thurs Sep 29. Expect delays of up to 60 minutes at 8:00am, 10:00am & 7:00pm MDT. Reduced speed zone in effect. Be prepared to stop, obey all signs and traffic control personnel and watch for hauling truck traffic. Updated on Wed Sep 21 at 3:04 pm PDT. (ID# -60683)
Highway 1 Both directions Watch for trucks entering and exiting the highway at the bottom of Field Hill east of the bridge over the Kicking Horse River in Yoho National Park between 7:00am-7:00pm, Mon-Sat from Sept 21 to Oct 15. Expect short delays, traffic control onsite and eastbound lane closure. Be prepared to stop. Updated on Wed Sep 21 at 6:18 am PDT. (ID# -60573)
Highway 1 Both directions Parks Canada is undertaking rock slope stabilisation approximately 23 kms west of Field in Yoho National Park. Work is 24 hrs per day, 7 days per week, from September 6 - October 31. Expect speed reduction to 50km/hr, and occasional delays of up to 30 minutes in duration with traffic control personnel on site. Be prepared to stop, obey all signs, and watch for hauling truck traffic. Updated on Tue Sep 6 at 1:13 am PDT. (ID# -60275)
Highway 1 Both directions Parks Canada is replacing culverts and barriers from West Boundary of Yoho National Park to Field (29.4km), 7:00am to 7:00pm Mon-Sun until Oct 31. Expect speed reductions to 50 km/h, occasional single lane alternating traffic and delays of up to 20 minutes. Traffic personnel on site. Be prepared to stop. Updated on Wed Sep 14 at 3:45 pm PDT. (ID# -59990)
Highway 1 Both directions Parks Canada is undertaking roadside brushing and clearing from just west of the BC/Alberta extending westward for 6 km in Yoho National Park, from September 15 - October 22, 7am-7pm, Mon-Sun. Two-way traffic maintained in each direction with occasional short delays for equipment access. Traffic control personnel on site. Be prepared to stop. Updated on Thu Sep 15 at 4:54 pm PDT. (ID# -60582)
Highway 1 Both directions Construction 2.5 km west of British Columbia and Alberta Border, East of Field 7:00 am to 7:00 pm Mon-Sat starting Sep 26 through Nov 14. 20 minute delay expected. Two-way traffic will be maintained with shoulder and lane closures in effect. Be prepared to stop and obey all signs and traffic control personnel. No work over long weekends from 7 pm Thursday to 7 am Tuesday. Updated on Fri Sep 23 at 11:58 am PDT. (ID# -60718)
Highway 1 Eastbound Electrical Work between Laidlaw Rd and St Elmo Rd will be in effect 26/09/2016 at 9:00:00 AM until 3:00:00 PM. Left lane closure will be in effect. Updated on Tue Sep 20 11:43 am PDT. (ID# RTMC_11194)
Highway 1 Westbound Road Work on Port Mann Bridge will occur nightly effective 18/09/2016 until 25/09/2016 from 10:00:00 AM to 5:00:00 PM. HOV lane closure will be in effect. Updated on Mon Sep 12 2:03 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_11088)
Highway 1 Westbound Road Work on Highway 1 Westbound at Herrling Island. Lane closure will be in effect 27/09/2016 at 8:00:00 AM until 4:00:00 PM. Expect delays. Updated on Thu Sep 22 4:16 pm PDT. (ID# RTMC_11225)

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 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 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 Construction from Box Canyon Chainup Area to Great Bear Snowshed (1.3 km), 7:00 am to 5:00 pm Mon-Sat through Nov 15. Narrow shoulders south of snowshed. Updated on Tue Sep 20 at 3:00 pm PDT. (ID# -60264)
Highway 5 Northbound Bridge Maintenance at Exit 256, Kingsvale (Coldwater Road) through Mon Sep 26 at 12:00 pm. Lane closure in effect and reduced speed. Updated on Fri Sep 23 at 4:12 pm PDT. (ID# -60724)

Events for Highway 97C

Highway 97C Both directions Milling of centerline rumble strips from Hwy 97C Break Check to Ashcroft 7:00 am to 7:00 pm daily, except for Saturday, through Sep 28. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Thu Sep 22 at 6:13 am PDT. (ID# -60547)
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. Note: construction has stopped for the BC Day holiday weekend and will resume Tuesday, August 2. Updated on Thu Jul 28 at 6:44 pm PDT. (ID# -59529)
Highway 97C Both directions Milling of center line rumble strips starting at Pennask Summitt (1728 metres) heading east, through Fri Sep 30 at 11:59 pm. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Sun Sep 25 at 6:29 am PDT. (ID# -60569)
Highway 97C Both directions Electrical Maintenance 12 km east of Sunset Main Road Exit 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Mon-Fri through Sep 30. Lane closure in effect. Updated on Mon Sep 19 at 7:28 am PDT. (ID# -60541)
Highway 97C Both directions Construction at Junction with Highway 97 to 50 Km's west from 12:01 am to 11:59 pm Mon-Sat through Sep 30. The road is reduced to single lane alternating traffic. Updated on Sun Sep 25 at 6:29 am PDT. (ID# -60513)

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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