Home A - Z FAQ Bookstore Art Prints Online Library Discussion Forum Muir Weather Maps Lodging About Search
CalHotels.US--online reservations now CalHotels.US Lowest Hotel Rates Guaranteed. Click Here For Yours!
Hotel photos, maps, reviews, & discount rates.

U.S. Hotels in California (Yosemite, L. A., San Francisco ), AL, AK, AR, AS, AZ, CA, CO, CT, DC, DE, FL, FM, GA, GU, HI, ID, IL, IN, IA, KS, KY, LA, ME, MD, MA, MI, MN, MS, MO, MT, NE, NH, NJ, NY, OK, NV, MH, MP, NM, NC, ND, OH, OR, PA, PR, PW, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VT, VA, VI WA, WV, WI, WY


Tioga / Glacier Point - Oct closing?

Information on possible opening and closing dates for the Tioga Road (Highway 120 East) through Yosemite National Park

Moderators: Wickett, dan

Tioga / Glacier Point - Oct closing?

Postby rhydarr » Tue Oct 13, 2009 1:36 pm

According to the Yosemite website, the Tioga and Glacier Point roads are currently closed. Right now I'm feeling rather crushed as seeing the sunset from GP and doing the drive from Yosemite over Tioga Pass and on up to Lake Tahoe were two of the planned highlights of our upcoming trip next week.

Based on historical data (link provided on the sticky post in this forum), it looks like having the Tioga and GP roads close so early in Oct is extremely rare; but the site does say they close "after the first major storm of the season".

Is today's storm enough to close them for the season, or are they currently just closed for safety's sake and likely to reopen when the weather warms up this weekend?
Posts: 3
Joined: Wed Sep 23, 2009 10:52 am

Return to Tioga Road Opening/Closing

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 0 guests