There were 13 bear poops on the road past the second crossing of the South Fork — they must be feeding on the lush roadside alders. Tweets by Kootenay Business. June 20, Melted 1 km past Oliver Lake — reported to have a 60 foot stretch of 4 feet deep snow. Hike up the steep and somewhat loose ridge to the summit — its worth the grind. Local Travelers reported the road was in excellent shape, we went over the Pass to a tributary road 5 kms on the other side, one large boulder on the road, no ice on Oliver Lake, there was a Ptarmigan nesting near the Sphinx Mountain cairn, amazing flowers in the basin. Don't miss out on these informative stories. Click here to send us all the info, and we'll publish it! Travel slowly — this is not a short-cut to the hardtop!
Ongoing, no updates as of August 20, -- Affecting the Gray Creek Pass Area -- Gray Creek Pass is now OPEN for the summer (according to the Ministry of. Update June 16, Vehicles have made it over the Gray Creek Pass.
It was reported three says ago, so the pass was officially open June 13th this year! Grey Creek pass is a high mountain pass at an elevation of m (6,ft) above the Late snow and the occasional washout can delay the annual opening.
One of them has reached disrepair and is only accessible via a lengthy water-crossing, a favorite with bicyclists who are willing to dismount and ford the river.
Grey Creek Pass
These are some of the last pictures taken this season on October 18th. What are you waiting for? They were easy to pass through just coasting, but it became apparent that those riders who had attempted the pass from the Kimberly side a few days beforehand, had their work cut out for them trying to pass through three snowdrifts with gravity working against them.
A large contingent of people and dignitaries were bused to the top of Gray Creek Pass for the official opening. Periodically flooded roads around the world. Tweets by Kootenay Business.
Near as we can tell, it's Gray Creek Pass that runs between Kootenay Lake on BC's Ministry of Forests has determined that the pass is officially open July 1st. The road was open through to Kimberly though much rougher than the Gray Creek side (check the Back-Roads map book to locate the correct.
Our plan was to cross over June 23 rd.
Highest accesible towns by car.
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This is a summer road only, usual open from July to October. Probably not. The online testing portal is designed to measure internet connections speeds and get a better understanding of current broadband services. Rocks on Road June 28,
This is a summer road only, usual open from July to October.
The opening of Gray Creek Pass Road, designed as shortcut between Kimberley and Kootenay Lake, was celebrated by many. by Keith Powell. During a season where many back roads have been closed because of flood damage, one popular route is open and in surprisingly good.
Snow usually makes the high-altitude route impassable by the end of October.
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June 20, Melted 1 km past Oliver Lake — reported to have a 60 foot stretch of 4 feet deep snow.
At this point its a scramble to the top, though it may be easier to veer left and hike the ridge rather than b-lining it for the summit.
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