Road Report Jan 3

Note: Winter road conditions change quickly. Be prepared for snow at high elevations and rocks/trees falling in the road. Please share road reports.

Yellow Pine: We have about 6.5″ of old snow and ice on the ground. Local streets are snow covered and slick in places. Click for Local Forecast.

Warm Lake Highway: (Jan 3) – mail truck driver (Robert) reports snow floor over the summit.
Big Creek Summit SNOTEL station 6580′

South Fork Road: (Jan 3) mail truck driver reports the South Fork road is very slick on the shady corners.
Tea Pot Weather Station (5175′)

EFSF Road: (Jan 3) mail truck driver says the EFSF road is extremely slick, very icy (worst part of the trip in) even in 4 wheel drive the ice wants to draw you towards the river.

Johnson Creek Road: Upper end closed at Landmark to wheeled vehicles for the winter.
The elevation at Landmark is 6,630 feet
Lower Johnson Creek Road: (Jan 3) mail truck driver reports the road is icy and slick in places. The county plowed the road well out to Wapiti Meadow last week.
Johnson Creek Airstrip Webcam:
http://www.ruralnetwork.net/~yellowpinecm/
Johnson Creek Snowmobile Trail Report (Dec 14): Trail cleared from Yellow Pine to Landmark.

Lick Creek: Closed for winter to wheeled vehicles.
Note: The elevation at Lick Creek Summit is 6,877 feet

Profile Creek Road: Closed for winter to wheeled vehicles.
Note: The elevation at Profile summit is 7607 feet.
Big Creek Webcam:

Yellow Pine to Stibnite: Last report Dec 13: Open, chains advised, icy.

Stibnite to Thunder Mountain: Closed at Stibnite with snow. Truck reported to be stuck for the winter on the other side of Monumental.
Note: The elevation at Monumental Summit is 8590 feet.

Big Creek to Elk Summit to Warrens Road: Closed. (This is the road that goes from Big Creek/Edwardsburg up over Elk Summer, down to the South Fork of the Salmon River by Trails End Subdivision, then over to Warrens.)
Note: The elevation at Elk Summit is nearly 9000 feet.

Deadwood Summit: No current report.
Note: The approx elevation at Deadwood Summit is 6,883 feet.
Deadwood Summit SNOTEL station 6860′
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