Current 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

Mountain Pass Roads

This information was last updated on June 10, 2024.Please visit Caltrans for the most up-to-date conditions.

ROADSTATUSCOMMENTS
Tioga (120 W)OPEN
Reservations are required during the month of June from 5:00am to 4:00pm on Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays. Find more information about reservations on the Yosemite National Park website. The road reopened from winter closure on June 10 (the lower gate reopened on May 16).
Sonora (108)OPENReopened from winter closure on May 16.
Monitor & Luther (89)OPENReopened from winter closure on April 10.
Ebbetts (4)OPENReopened from winter closure on May 10.
Carson (88)OPEN
Echo Summit (US 50)OPEN
Donner (I-80)OPEN
Highway 395OPEN

Tioga Pass plowing update | Tioga Pass opening dates

Mono Basin area roads

This information was last updated on June 10, 2024. Please visit Caltrans for the most up-to-date conditions.

ROADSTATUSCOMMENTS
Highway 395OPEN
Tioga Road (120 W)OPENReservations are required during the month of June from 5:00am to 4:00pm on Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays. Find more information about reservations on the Yosemite National Park website. The road reopened from winter closure on June 10 (the lower gate reopened on May 16).
Benton (120 E)OPENReopened from winter closure on April 17.
June Lake Loop (158)OPENReopened from winter closure on April 9.
Bodie (270)OPENReopened from winter closure on May 10.
Hawthorne (167)OPEN
Mammoth Lakes (203)OPENOpened to Devils Postpile and Red’s Meadow on June 7. The road will be closed intermittently all summer due to road construction—check this page for details.
South TufaOPEN
Panum CraterOPEN
County ParkOPEN
Old MarinaOPEN
Lundy Lake RoadOPEN
Saddlebag LakeOPENReopened from winter closure on May 30.

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