UPDATE: Avalanche control work west of Revelstoke has been extended for three hours. Highway 1 is now expected to re-open at 5:30 p.m. PST.
Highway 1 west of Revelstoke will be closed for a few hours this afternoon (Feb. 4) due to avalanche control work.
Work planned along the 15.4 km stretch of the Trans Canada Highway 9 km west of Revelstoke between Griffin Lake Avalanche Gate and Clanwilliam Bridge will close the road from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
No detour will be available.
#BCHwy1 – Avalanche control activities will close the highway west of #Revelstoke at the #ThreeValleyGap today starting at 12:30PM PST. No detour available. Next update at approximately 2:30PM PST.
— DriveBC (@DriveBC) February 4, 2022
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