Caltrans: Seasonal Pass Opening Status

SEASONAL PASS OPENING STATUS

Bishop – The California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) District 9 continues to work on clearing snow, removing rocks, and repairing its eight highways with seasonal closures. As work progresses, pedestrians, bicyclists, skiers, etc. are advised to stay out of these areas. Safety is our number one priority, for the public as well as Caltrans’ workers.

This is the District 9 Seasonal Pass Status as of Thursday, May 4, 2017:

State Route 89 – Monitor Pass
All snow has been removed from US Highway 395 to the Alpine County line. There is approximately 5 feet of snowpack at the Mono/Alpine County line. Highway repair is required before reopening. There is no estimated date for reopening the highway at this time.

State Route 108 – Sonora Pass
Crews have removed snow to above 8500 feet of elevation and are approximately 2.5 miles from the county line. The snowpack is estimated to be 12 to 15 feet on the highway. There is no estimated date for reopening the highway at this time.

State Route 270 – Bodie Road
All snow has been removed but the highway remains closed at the request of Bodie State Park personnel.

State Route 120 West – Tioga Pass (from the Junction of US 395 to the Yosemite National Park Gate)
Crews have removed snow passed Warren Creek. The snowpack is estimated to be between 8 to 15 feet on the highway, with up to 50 foot snowdrifts in some locations. The avalanche danger is high and there is no estimated date for reopening the highway at this time.

State Route 120 East – Mono Mills
Highway is open with no restrictions at this time. Travelers should be aware of wild horses in the area.

State Route 158 – June Lake Loop
Highway is open with no restrictions at this time.

State Route 203 - From the Mammoth Mountain Parking Lot to Minaret Vista
This section of highway is under permit of Mammoth Mountain Ski area for the winter ski season. There is no estimated date for reopening the highway at this time.

State Route 168 West – Above Aspendell
Highway is open with no restrictions at this time.
All information is subject to change due to weather conditions.

For the latest highway information please visit the Caltrans QuickMap site at quickmap.dot.ca.gov or call the Road Condition Hotline at 1-800-427-ROAD (7623).

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For the safety of workers and other motorists, Be Work Zone Alert and Move Over where possible.

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