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: We received a scant 3/4″ of snow from yesterday’s storm, now an average of 11″ of snow on the flat. Very cold temperatures (zero this morning.) Local streets have an ice base with a layer of snow on top, rather slick in places.
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Note: No current road reports, conditions are probably similar, just more snow.
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: (Feb 21) “Johnson Creek Rd from at least airport and I’m sure from Wapiti Ranch. Snow floor, good conditions.”
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. Snowmobilers went to Big Creek over the holiday weekend.
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′