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Tioga Road Plowing Started

Postby maverick » Wed Apr 13, 2016 4:53 pm

https://www.nps.gov/yose/blogs/Update-f ... 2-2016.htm

Coverage on the Tioga Road is good from the park boundary at Tioga Pass westward; however, Caltrans has started clearing the snow on the eastside of Tioga Pass. At last report they were approaching Saddlebag Lake Road.
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Re: Tioga Road Plowing Started

Postby rlown » Fri Apr 15, 2016 7:58 am

https://www.nps.gov/yose/planyourvisit/tioga.htm

Tioga and Glacier Point Roads Plowing Update

Tioga Road plowing operations begin on April 18, conditions permitting.There is no estimated opening date for the Tioga Road.

Glacier Point Road

Update for April 8, 2016
Start: Between Ostrander Lake and Mono Meadow trailheads
End: Sentinel Dome/Taft Point trailhead
Snow depth: 4 feet
Distance plowed: 4 miles
There is no estimated opening date for the Glacier Point Road.
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Re: Tioga Road Plowing Started

Postby paul » Sat Apr 16, 2016 3:48 pm

Glacier point road open for bicycles only today. Usually that means they have it almost all plowed but still have cleanup and repairs to do.
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