The following chain requirements are intended as a service to the commercial trucking industry only and do not apply to the general public.  Information is updated as it becomes available.

These reports may contain current and future chain regulations for this area—be sure to scroll to bottom of page, and read effective dates carefully.

LAST UPDATED: Wed Oct 22 AT 05:37 AM

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All rights reserved.
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**NOTICE**: Commercial trucks over 27,000 kg GVW
must carry chains from October 1st to March 31st.

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Hwy 1 - Trans Canada Highway:
Hope: Eastbound (Lake of the Woods): Chain up not in effect.
Hope: Eastbound (Avalanche gate east of Yale): Chain up not in effect.
Hope: Eastbound (Alexandra Pit): Chain up not in effect.
Boston Bar: Westbound (1 km west): Chain up not in effect.

Revelstoke: Eastbound (Albert Canyon): Chain up not in effect.
Rogers Pass: Eastbound (Sir Donald): Chain up not in effect.
Rogers Pass: Eastbound (Heather Hill): Chain up not in effect.
Rogers Pass: Westbound (Beaver Hill): Chain up not in effect.
Hwy 1: Westbound (Donald Hill): Chain up not in effect.

Golden Hill: Eastbound (east side of Golden): Chain up not in effect.
5 Mile Hill: Westbound (5 miles east of Golden): Chain up not in effect.
10 Mile Hill: Eastbound (10 miles east of Golden): Chain up not in effect.
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Highway 3 - Southern Trans-Provincial
Hope: Eastbound (15 km east of Highway 5 Jct): Chain up not in effect.
Hope: Both directions (36 km east of Highway 5 Jct): Chain up not in effect.

Christina Lake: Eastbound (Grand Forks side): Chain up not in effect.
Lafferty Pit: Eastbound (Grand Forks side): Chain up not in effect.
Paulson Bridge: Eastbound (Grand Forks side): Chain up not in effect.
Mud Lake: Westbound (5.3 km west of Nancy Greene Jct with Hwy #3B): Chain up not in effect.

Highway 3 - Southern Trans-Provincial - Kootenay Pass:
Eastbound: (West side of the summit): Chain up not in effect.
Westbound: (East side of the summit): Chain up not in effect.
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Hwy 3A
Eastbound: (Kootenay Bay to Crawford Bay): Chain up not in effect.
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Hwy 3B
Westbound: (Trail to Rossland - The Gulch): Chain up not in effect.
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Hwy22/3B
Warfield Road ( between Route 22 & Route 3B):Chain up not in effect.
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Hwy 5 - Coquihalla Highway
Northbound: Sowaqua (15 km north of Hope): Chain up not in effect.
Northbound: Portia (26 km north of Hope): Chain up not in effect.
Northbound: Box Canyon (33 km north of Hope): Chain up not in effect.
Northbound: Clapperton (6 km north of Merritt): Chain up not in effect.

Southbound: Helmer Brake Check (5 km south of Exit 315 @ Helmer): Chain up not in effect.
Southbound: Zopkios (70 km south of Merritt): Chain up not in effect.
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Hwy 6
Both directions: (Silverton Hill @ New Denver): Chain up not in effect.
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Hwy 22
Northbound: (Paterson to Rossland): Chain up not in effect.
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Hwy 97
Southbound: (South Taylor Hill - 800 m south of Taylor): Chain up not in effect.
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Highway 97C - Okanagan Connector
Westbound: Brenda Mines (14 km west of Peachland): Chain up not in effect.
Eastbound: Loon Lake (36 km east of Merritt): Chain up not in effect.

 

 

The Ministry of Transportation
urges you to check road conditions often.

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