Highway 1, west of Revelstoke, looking west. (DriveBC)

Planned avalanche control work west of Revelstoke

No detour will be available

Highway 1 west of Revelstoke will be closed this afternoon (Jan 3.) for planned avalanche control work.

According to DriveBC, a road closure is planned 18 km west of Revelstoke from 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. between Griffin Lake Avalanche Gate and Three Valley Avalanche Gate for 3.7 km.

No detour will be available.

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