Road Report Feb 21

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: Traces of snow fell the last 2 days, very cold temperatures (-5F Tuesday morning, 10F this morning.) Local streets have an ice base with a skiff of snow on top, rather slick in places, snow has not bonded well with the ice. Average of 10″ of snow on the flat.
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Warm Lake Highway: (Feb 21) Mail truck driver reports snow on the road “clear to Cascade”.
Big Creek Summit SNOTEL station 6580′

South Fork Road: (Feb 21) Mail truck driver reports the road is snow covered, no rocks or trees to move.
Tea Pot Weather Station (5175′)

EFSF Road: (Feb 21) Mail truck driver reports the recent snow has improved traction on the EFSF road (ice base.)

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:

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. (Over the weekend snowmobilers went to Big Creek, but no trail report.)
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′