Road Report Feb 11

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

Yellow Pine: Dry warmer weather in the last few days, about 7.5″ of old snow on the flat, open ground under trees, patchy snow on south facing hillsides. Local streets are pretty much solid ice (some bare spots) the traction depends on the time of day, good and grippy when it is cold, very slick during the melt period during the day.
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Warm Lake Highway: No current report. (Feb 7) Bare pavement from Cascade to Scott Valley, patchy snow (ice in the shade on the Cascade side of the summit.) This side of the summit has snow floor and slick in the shady parts.
Big Creek Summit SNOTEL station 6580′

South Fork Road: No current report. Lots of bare pavement on the lower end. Upper end ruts are down to pavement, icy in the shady spots.
Tea Pot Weather Station (5175′)

EFSF Road: No current report. (Feb 7) the lower end is rough and breaking up, the upper end is solid ice.

Lower Johnson Creek Road: No current report. (Feb 7) report that the road is rather icy, advised to drive slow.
Upper Johnson Creek Road: Closed at Landmark to wheeled vehicles for the winter.
The elevation at Landmark is 6,630 feet
Snowmobile Trail Report: (Feb 1) “Trail is great from Warm Lake to Yellow Pine.”
Per County Groomer report – “Johnson Cr Rd – Landmark to Wapiti Meadows 1/11/18”
Johnson Creek Airstrip Webcam:
http://www.ruralnetwork.net/~yellowpinecm/

Lick Creek: Closed for winter to wheeled vehicles.
Trail Report: Old report (Jan 20) that trail had been packed from Yellow Pine to Lick Creek for skiing.
Note: The elevation at Lick Creek Summit is 6,877 feet

Profile Creek Road: Closed for winter to wheeled vehicles.
Trail report: Old report (Jan 20) that the trail had been packed from Yellow Pine to Profile Summit for skiing.
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.
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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