[4/16/19] North Cascades Highway Opens Thursday
Thanks to less snow, a dedicated crew and no major setbacks, SR 20/North Cascades Highway which closed last December is on track to reopen at 9 AM Thursday April 18. The clearing process began on Monday March 25 with maintenance crews from the Washington State Department of Transportation working on opposite ends of the closed […]
[4/8/19] North Cascades Highway Update
The second week of clearing work continues to move along at a steady pace, due to low snow pack, favorable weather conditions and the hard work of the dedicated crews clearing the way. Crews from both sides cleared over nine more miles of highway this past week, past Granite Creek Bridge on the west side, […]
[11/28/18] SR 20 North Cascades Highway Closure
Wednesday November 28, 2018. Enough snow has fallen in the North Cascades that avalanche chutes are full and, for traveler safety, the 37-mile seasonal stretch of State Route 20 will close at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 28. The Washington State Department of Transportation will swing the North Cascade Highway gates closed at milepost 134 near […]
The east side clearing, near Mazama, won’t get underway until Monday, April 9th…
The east side crews will begin clearing at Silver Star Gate on Monday, April 9th.