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Tioga and Glacier Point Roads Closed for the Season in Yosemite National Park

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Date: December 1, 2009

The Tioga and Glacier Point Roads in Yosemite are closed for the season.  These roads close each fall and remain closed throughout the winter months until weather conditions permit reopening in the spring next year.

Yosemite is open year-round with snow removal on all other roads within the park.  All roads within the park are subject to chain control or temporary closures due to hazardous driving conditions.  All motorists are required to carry tire chains while driving in the park during the winter months.

For updated 24-hour road and weather conditions for Yosemite call 209-372-0200

Did You Know?

Rockfall area and talus slope at base of Three Brothers in Yosemite Valley.

In March 1987, the largest historical rockfall in Yosemite National Park deposited an estimated 1.5 million tons of debris at the base of Three Brothers, closing Northside Drive for several months.