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.
Category: Tioga Pass Road
Although we’ve had a wetter winter than the last few years it wasn’t enough to stop the Tioga Road from opening before Memorial Day weekend.
Be prepared for a little delay if you’re planning on taking the Tioga Road this summer as road construction is set to begin from Crane Flat all the way to White Wolf.
Glacial erratic boulders dot the waters of Tenaya Lake(Cross posted from The Little Red Tent
(This article cross posted from The Little Red Tent) I took a trip across Tioga Pass yesterday, and can report the following observations. The road itself is completely clear of snow, with only small amounts of run-off from nearby snow banks. It’s also in good conditions, with some repairs evident, and only a couple of […]
Cathedral Peak as seen from Tioga Pass Road, north of Tenaya Lake.(Crossposted from The Little Red Tent)
The following is taken from Yosemite National Park Tioga and Glacier Point Plowing Update April 23, 2012. Tioga Road: Plows have reached Olmsted Point and crews will assess the avalanche zone tomorrow. Despite the below-average snowpack, full avalanche precautions are still in place. There is no estimated opening date for the Tioga Road. Once […]
According to our good friend Jeffrey Trust at Yosemite NPS, plowing has begun on Tioga Pass Road. Unfortunately, they haven’t issued a report yet. Hopefully reports will soon be posted online. You can follow along here: Tioga Pass Road plowing update page Be sure to bookmark it, and visit often! Are you aching to get over […]