An avalanche triggered by crews engulfs a section of Hwy. 1 near Glacier National Park in Feb. 2018. (BC Transportation)

An avalanche triggered by crews engulfs a section of Hwy. 1 near Glacier National Park in Feb. 2018. (BC Transportation)

Trans Canada east of Revelstoke to be closed overnight

The highway will reopen at 10 a.m. Feb. 29

The Trans Canada Highway will be closed east of Revelstoke overnight Feb. 28.

The highway will close at 11:44 p.m. and reopen at 10 a.m. Feb. 29.

Avalanche control work is planned between the Illecillewaet Brake Check and the Glacier National Park East Boundary.

For live updates see DriveBC.

READ MORE: World’s most extensive avalanche detection system launched on Rogers Pass


 

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