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BC Service Interruptions + Updates

By November 26, 2021 No Comments

Updates as of 6:00AM Pacific Thursday, November 25th, 2021

Highway 1 – Trans Canada Highway

  • Abbotsford to Chilliwack, BC – Closed due to flooding.  Estimated time of re-opening Thu Nov 25 at 9:00 PM PST– next update Thursday, November 25th, 2021 9AM Pacific
  • Chilliwack to Hope, BC – PARTIALLY OPEN. – Lane Closure. Expect delays due to congestion. Travel for essential purposes only. – next update Thursday, November 25th, 2021 9AM Pacific
  • Boston Bar to Spences Bridge, BC – Closed due to flooding and multiple sections of road wiped away – No ETA of opening – next update Friday November 26th, 12PM Pacific

Highway 3 (Crowsnest)

  • Hope to Princeton, BC – OPENRoad check in place – Essential Travel Only including movement of commercial goods.  Expect major delays – One lane each way with sections of single lane alternating.

Highway 5 (Coquihalla)

  • Hope to Merritt, BC – Closed due to mudslide – No ETA of opening – No detour available – next update Friday November 26th, 12PM Pacific

Highway 7 (Lougheed Highway)

  • Mission to Agassiz, BC – OPEN – Open for regular 2-way travel. Watch for traffic control. Expect delays. This route is now designated as Essential Services Only, no passenger vehicle travel.  Road checks in place.
  • Agassiz – Hope, BC – OPEN – Essential Travel Only including movement of commercial goods – Road check in place – Single lane alternating traffic in place. Expect MAJOR delays.

Both railroads are now (amazingly) operating at reduced speeds through the BC interior.

  • CP is NOW accepting westbound ONLY into BC from Toronto / Montreal.
  • CN will start to accept inbound loads ONLY starting tomorrow…..out of TOR/MTL/HAL.