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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 Highway 1, in both directions. Construction work planned between Exit 109: Yale Rd and Exit 116: Lickman Rd for 3.0 km (Chilliwack). Starting Mon Aug 26 at 9:00 PM PDT until Fri Sep 6 at 5:00 AM PDT. From 9:00 PM to 5:00 AM PDT on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. Left lane will be closed in both directions. Next update time Fri Sep 6 at 5:00 AM PDT. Last updated Fri Aug 23 at 8:50 AM PDT. (DBC-11240)
Highway 1 Highway 1. Bridge maintenance between Spuzzum Creek Rd and Anderson River Mainline (18 km east of Yale). Until Thu Oct 31. From 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM PDT on weekdays. Alexandre Bridge Rehabilitation is underway with a speed reduction to 50 km/h until October 31, 2019. Last updated Mon Jul 22 at 2:15 PM PDT. (DBC-10291)
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 PDT. Watch for traffic control. Lane closures in both directions 11pm-5am including on/off-ramps. Aug 11-16, 18-23, 25-29 as required. No lane closures Aug 30 - Sept 2 Labour Day holiday. WB Hwy 1 Exit 22A Closed. Alternate routes in effect. Last updated Thu Aug 15 at 4:43 PM PDT. (DBC-10429)
Highway 1 Both Directions Highway 1, in both directions. Road maintenance work between 3 km west of east Glacier National Park Boundary and 8 km west of east Glacier National Park Boundary. Until Thu Oct 10. From 7:00 AM to 4:00 PM PDT on weekdays and Saturday. Expect speed reductions to 50 km/h in work zones, flag persons, lane changes, width reductions. Last updated Thu Aug 15 at 9:04 PM PDT. (DBC-10588)
Highway 1 Both Directions Highway 1, in both directions. Electrical maintenance between Rogers Pass Summit Rd and Beaver Valley Rd for 1.8 km (1 to 3 km east of Rogers Pass Summit). Until Fri Aug 30. From 8:00 PM to 7:00 AM PDT daily. Single lane alternating traffic. Expect tunnel lights to be off with speed reduced to 30 km/hr from 8PM to 7AM PDT daily with single lane alternating traffic, lane changes and traffic control. Last updated Fri Aug 16 at 4:28 PM PDT. (DBC-10604)
Highway 1 Highway 1. Construction work between Illecillewaet Brake Check and Jumping Creek Rd for 0.2 km (5 km west of West Boundary of Glacier National Park). Until Thu Oct 31. From 7:00 AM to 5:00 PM PDT on weekdays and Saturday. Expect minor delays. Last updated Fri Aug 9 at 11:38 AM PDT. (DBC-10794)
Highway 1 Both Directions Highway 1, in both directions. Geotechnical investigation between Rogers Pass Summit Rd and Beaver Valley Rd (1 km east of Rogers Pass Summit). Until Thu Oct 10 at 7:00 PM PDT. From 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM PDT daily. Expect speed reductions to 50 km/h in work zone, flag persons for any barrier concrete movements or lane changes. Last updated Mon Aug 12 at 4:27 PM PDT. (DBC-10889)
Highway 1 Both Directions Highway 1, in both directions. Rock scaling at 8km west of Field. Until Thu Aug 29 at 7:00 PM MDT. From 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM MDT daily. Motorists can expect a speed reduction to 50 km/hr and regular delays of up to 30 minutes, and scheduled delays up to 90 minutes. Last updated Mon Aug 12 at 5:56 PM MDT. (DBC-10892)
Highway 1 Both Directions Highway 1, in both directions. Special event between Spuzzum Creek Rd and Anderson River Mainline for 0.2 km (18 km east of Yale). Until Thu Aug 29 at 10:00 PM PDT. From 5:00 AM to 10:00 PM PDT daily. Last updated Wed Aug 14 at 5:50 PM PDT. (DBC-10958)
Highway 1 Eastbound Highway 1, eastbound. Rock scaling between Kicking Horse Rest Area and Park Bridge for 1.7 km (9 to 11 km east of Golden). Until Mon Sep 23 at 8:00 PM MDT. From 7:00 AM to 8:00 PM MDT daily. Right lane closed. Shotcrete placement. Last updated Fri Aug 16 at 4:59 PM MDT. (DBC-11030)
Highway 1 Eastbound Highway 1, eastbound. Construction work between Anderson River Mainline and Thomas Rd (27 km east of Yale). Until Fri Nov 1. From 7:00 AM to 5:30 PM PDT on weekdays. Single lane alternating traffic. Last updated Sat Aug 17 at 6:01 PM PDT. (DBC-11050)
Highway 1 Highway 1. Utility work between Fehr Way and Battle Creek FSR for 8.8 km (Cache Creek). Until Mon Aug 26 at 4:00 PM PDT. Single lane alternating traffic. Expected possible delays of 10 minutes. Please watch for signage and personnel. Last updated Tue Aug 20 at 11:41 AM PDT. (DBC-11122)
Highway 1 Northbound Highway 1 (on Vancouver Island), northbound. Maintenance planned between Dobson Rd and Highway 18 for 5.0 km (Duncan). Starting Tue Sep 3 at 7:00 PM PDT until Fri Sep 20 at 5:00 AM PDT. From 7:00 PM to 5:00 AM PDT on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. Right lane will be closed. Last updated Thu Aug 22 at 12:30 PM PDT. (DBC-11210)
Highway 1 Highway 1. Bridge maintenance planned between Quartz Creek Bridge (Structure) and Quartz Creek FSR (14 km east of East Boundary of Glacier National Park). Starting Mon Aug 26 at 6:00 AM MDT until Tue Aug 27 at 9:30 AM MDT. From 6:00 AM to 9:30 AM MDT on Monday and Tuesday. Single lane alternating traffic will be in effect. Last updated Thu Aug 22 at 3:18 PM MDT. (DBC-11214)
Highway 1 Highway 1. Bridge maintenance planned between Taft Rd and Enchanted Forest Ftg Rd for 2.0 km (32 to 30 km east of Sicamous). Starting Mon Aug 26 at 6:00 AM PDT until Mon Aug 26 at 9:00 AM PDT. Single lane alternating traffic will be in effect. Last updated Thu Aug 22 at 2:32 PM PDT. (DBC-11218)
Highway 1 Both Directions Highway 1, in both directions. Bridge maintenance planned between Old Spallumcheen Rd and Gill Ave for 0.5 km (Sicamous). Starting Tue Aug 27 at 5:30 AM PDT until Tue Aug 27 at 7:00 AM PDT. Single lane alternating traffic will be in effect. Delays up to 15 minutes. Last updated Sat Aug 24 at 2:41 PM PDT. (DBC-11266)
Highway 1 Eastbound Highway 1, eastbound. Ditching between Exit 19: Lynn Valley Rd and Exit 22: Lillooet Rd for 2.8 km (North Vancouver - City to North Vancouver - District). Until Mon Aug 26 at 5:30 AM PDT. Right lane closed. Last updated Sun Aug 25 at 10:53 PM PDT. (DBC-11284)
Highway 1 Eastbound Highway 1, eastbound. Industrial traffic may slow or block regular traffic. At Exit 22: Lillooet Rd (North Vancouver - District). Until Mon Aug 26 at 5:30 AM PDT. Right lane closed. Last updated Sun Aug 25 at 10:55 PM PDT. (DBC-11285)
Highway 1 Westbound Highway 1, westbound. Industrial traffic may slow or block regular traffic. At Exit 22: Lillooet Rd (North Vancouver - District). Until Mon Aug 26 at 5:30 AM PDT. Left lane is blocked. Last updated Sun Aug 25 at 10:57 PM PDT. (DBC-11286)
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. Possible delays between 8pm-530 am nightly until further notice. 60 km/hr construction speed zone in effect 24/7. Traffic pattern changes on McKenzie Ave & Admirals Road ongoing until Oct 15 for construction of the Hwy 1 underpass approaches. Last updated Wed Aug 14 at 3:57 PM PDT. (DBC-2630)
Highway 1 Both Directions Highway 1, in both directions. Rock scaling at Yoho National Park 20 km west of Field. Until Fri Oct 25. From 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM MDT on weekdays and Saturday. 24/7 work zone. A larger blast requiring an extended closure may occur with possible delays up to 90 mins. Other times 30 min delays. Reduced speed zones. Be prepared to stop. Watch for truck traffic and obey all signs and traffic control personnel. No stops on long weekends. Last updated Mon Aug 12 at 5:40 AM MDT. (DBC-6641)
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 Highway 1 (on Vancouver Island), southbound. Road construction work between Tillicum Rd and Carey Rd for 1.1 km (Saanich). Until Mon Sep 30. From 7:00 PM to 5:30 AM PDT daily. Southbound lane closure. Lane Shift SB slow/fast lanes between Tillicum Road and Carey Road, median barrier removed. 24hrs a day July through September 2019. Last updated Wed Jul 3 at 3:14 PM PDT. (DBC-9804)

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 Highway 3. Limited visibility with smoke between White Cloud Pit Rd and Rosicky Rd (6 km west of Jaffray). From 12:00 PM to 12:00 AM MDT on Wednesday and Thursday. Last updated Wed Aug 21 at 11:39 AM MDT. (DBC-11170)
Highway 3 Highway 3. Bridge construction between Paulson Detour Rd; Paulson Detour Rd and Paulson Detour Rd; Paulson Detour Rd (15 km east of Christina Lake). Until Fri Nov 15. Single lane alternating traffic. Monday to Sunday: 24 hours per day Lane width reduced to 4.2 meters. Last updated Fri May 31 at 10:12 AM PDT. (DBC-6980)
Highway 3 Highway 3. Bridge construction between Fernie Ski Hill Rd and Vanlerberg Rd (3 km west of Fernie). Until Fri Nov 15. From 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM MDT daily. Expect minor delays. Please obey construction speed limits and traffic control personnel. Last updated Tue Apr 23 at 9:38 AM MDT. (DBC-7381)
Highway 3 Highway 3. Construction work between Hedley-Nickleplate Rd and 1 St for 20.4 km (7 km east of Hedley to Keremeos). Until Sat Sep 28 at 4:00 PM PDT. Shoulder remediation. Last updated Fri May 24 at 4:06 PM PDT. (DBC-8586)
Highway 3 Both Directions Highway 3, in both directions. Seal coating between Saturday Creek and Ashnola Rd for 65.3 km (11 km east of Sunday Summit to 7 km east of Hedley). Until Fri Sep 13 at 7:00 PM PDT. From 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM PDT on weekdays and Saturday. Approximately 27 Km's of Seal Coating on two sections of Hwy 3, in Princeton area. 24 hour pilot car assisted traffic control, with up to 15 min. Delays. Last updated Wed Aug 14 at 11:16 AM PDT. (DBC-9845)

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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. Pavement patching underway between Highway 5A and Highway 5; Highway 5A for 23.5 km (Merritt). Lane Closure. Last updated Mon Aug 12 at 6:41 AM PDT. (DBC-10806)
Highway 97C Both Directions Highway 97C, in both directions. Shoulder maintenance between Highway 8 and Highway 97D for 41.5 km (55 to 96 km south of Ashcroft). Until Wed Aug 28. Single lane alternating traffic. Last updated Wed Aug 21 at 3:25 PM PDT. (DBC-11186)
Highway 97C Highway 97C. Water pooling between Brenda Mine Rd and Highway 8 for 73.3 km. Last updated Fri Aug 23 at 9:14 AM PDT. (DBCRCON-32514)

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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