Guesses about when Kaiser Pass will open?

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Guesses about when Kaiser Pass will open?

Post by maiathebee » Wed Apr 10, 2019 8:30 am

I've got reservations for a campsite at Mono Hot Springs for Memorial Day weekend, but now I'm doubtful that Kaiser Pass road 5S80 will be open. Does anyone have a source for historical opening dates? I found the SNF road status page but haven't been able to find information about past years to try to make a guess about this year. (Specifically 2011 and 2017 would be helpful!)


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Re: Guesses about when Kaiser Pass will open?

Post by AaronRDavis » Wed Apr 10, 2019 10:18 am

This may be helpful: viewtopic.php?t=15914

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Re: Guesses about when Kaiser Pass will open?

Post by AlmostThere » Wed Apr 10, 2019 2:43 pm

VVR is making another attempt to send someone on snowmobile out to Edison this week - many feet of snow left.

I do not believe they will be plowing this year. We are being told that trail crew efforts at Florence and Edison need to be pushed later than June. Will post again if that changes.

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Re: Guesses about when Kaiser Pass will open?

Post by maiathebee » Tue Apr 16, 2019 9:33 am

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Re: Guesses about when Kaiser Pass will open?

Post by AaronRDavis » Thu Apr 25, 2019 8:02 am

According to VVR Facebook, Kaiser Pass road opening to vehicles is anticipated around June 7.

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Re: Guesses about when Kaiser Pass will open?

Post by AlmostThere » Thu May 02, 2019 8:55 pm

Apparently something was worked out and the plowing starts this week. First week of June is the estimate.

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Re: Guesses about when Kaiser Pass will open?

Post by maiathebee » Sun May 05, 2019 12:56 pm

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