Highway 1 closures planned for Thursday east of Sicamous

Trans-Canada Highway to close in both directions east of Sicamous for three hours on Oct. 6 for installation of avalanche control system.

  • Oct. 5, 2016 7:00 p.m.
B.C. Minister of Transportation Todd Stone showcases the new variable speed sign and avalanche control technology in July 2015

B.C. Minister of Transportation Todd Stone showcases the new variable speed sign and avalanche control technology in July 2015

The Trans-Canada Highway will be closed in both directions from 43 kilometres east of Sicamous to nine kilometres west of Revelstoke, from 8 to 11 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 6th, for the installation of remote avalanche control systems at Three Valley Gap.

Drivers are cautioned to be prepared to stop and obey all signs and traffic control personnel.