All roads have reopened into Yosemite Valley.
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If you’re planning on heading up to Yosemite Valley best check the road conditions before you head out.
More rain is expected tonight but with any luck Yosemite Valley is set to reopen tomorrow at 8AM.
All roads leading into Yosemite Valley will close today at 5:00 pm in anticipation of a significant winter storm moving into the region early tomorrow morning, Saturday, January 7, 2017.
But don’t shelve your plans to visit Yosemite just yet, closed roads means more snow which means Badger Pass…errr…Yosemite Ski and Snowboard Area…may get to open soon.
The rocks have been cleared and the road is now open to traffic again.
A rockslide has closed the El Portal Road (Highway 140) into Yosemite Valley.