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Current Travel Conditions

Remote mountain and desert travel conditions are highly variable and can change quickly.

We recommend checking weather and road conditions early and often. Here’s a snapshot of the current conditions in Lee Vining.

Lee Vining weather

Here are the current weather conditions in Lee Vining from the Mono Lake Committee’s weather station.

Road conditions

Road conditions can change quickly. Always check road conditions before you travel by visiting the Caltrans website or calling 1-800-GAS-ROAD.

Mountain pass roads

This information was last updated on February 15, 2021. Please visit Caltrans for the most up-to-date conditions.

ROADSTATUSCOMMENTS
Tioga (120 W)CLOSEDClosed for the winter at the lower gate, 3.5 miles west of the junction with Highway 395.
Sonora (108)CLOSEDClosed for the winter.
Monitor & Luther (89)CLOSEDClosed for the winter.
Ebbetts (4)CLOSEDClosed for the winter.
Carson (88)OPEN
Echo Summit (US 50)OPEN
Donner (I-80)OPEN
Highway 395OPEN

Tioga Pass plowing update | Tioga Pass opening dates

This information was last updated on February 15, 2021. Please visit Caltrans for the most up-to-date conditions.

ROADSTATUSCOMMENTS
Highway 395OPEN
Tioga Road (120 W)CLOSEDClosed for the winter at the lower gate, 3.5 miles west of the junction with Highway 395.
Benton (120 E)CLOSEDClosed for the winter.
June Lake Loop (158)CLOSEDClosed at the north junction with Highway 395 for the winter; the south junction remains open.
Bodie (270)CLOSEDClosed due to snow.
Hawthorne (167)OPEN
Mammoth Lakes (203)OPENClosed west of the Mammoth Mountain Inn (closed to Devils Postpile and Red’s Meadow).
South TufaOPENVisitors are advised to remain on trails and roads in this recently burned area.
Panum CraterOPEN
County ParkOPEN
Old MarinaOPEN
Lundy Lake RoadCLOSEDClosed due to snow.
Saddlebag LakeCLOSEDClosed for the winter.

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