Please share road reports. Please turn on your vehicle lights when traveling our narrow mountain roads. Rock Migration season has started. Conditions change quickly this time of year. Be prepared for rocks and trees in the road, icy conditions and deep snow in higher elevation. Remember there is no cell phone service.
Yellow Pine: Local streets are snow packed and getting icy in places. Please respect residents and wildlife and SLOW DOWN.
“Drivers don’t speed through neighborhoods or most anywhere. Locals brake for kids, wandering dogs, deer, elk, moose, fox, beaver, squirrels and chipmunks. Most are lifetime members of SPLAT, the Society to Prevent Little Animal Tragedies.” – IME
link: Local Forecast
Yellow Pine Webcam: (check date on image)
Warm Lake Highway: Open
Wed (March 3) Mail truck driver reported no problems. The county rotary plow has worked on Big Creek summit to widen the road a little.
link: SNOTEL Big Creek Summit 6580′
EFSF Road: Open
Local plow went out and cleared rocks and mudslide cleanup and drainage work (Park’s Creek) along the EFSF March 11th.
Johnson Creek Road: Upper end closed to wheeled vehicles at Landmark.
Local plow smoothed up the lower end of Johnson Creek road March 11th.
link: Johnson Creek Airstrip Webcam **Working!**
link: Johnson Creek Stream Gauge
Note: The elevation at Landmark is 6,630 feet
Lick Creek: Closed to wheeled vehicles.
Note: The elevation at Lick Creek Summit is 6,877 feet
Yellow Pine to Stibnite: Closed near MM7 (Tamarack Creek area) by Avalanche Feb 22nd
link: Stibnite Weather Station 6594′
Big Creek to Elk Summit to Warrens Road: Closed to wheeled vehicles.
Note: The elevation at Elk Summit is nearly 9000 feet.
Deadwood Summit: Closed to wheeled vehicles.
Note: The approx. elevation at Deadwood Summit is 6,883 feet.
link: SNOTEL Deadwood Summit 6860′
Valley County Road Maintenance Dashboard