Current Conditions

A map of South Unit scenic drive. The red line indicates road closure. The green circles show where large vehicles can turn around and where trailers can be parked.
South Unit scenic loop is 36 miles. Road closed from mile 24 to 28, so turn left at intersection, drive loop and turn around at mile marker 24. Large vehicle turn around and trailer parking located at Skyline Vista, Peaceful Valley, and Wind Canyon. Last large vehicle turn around at Buck Hill.

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Road Status

South Unit: Alerts are updated immediately in winter for any weather related closures. If no Alert is displayed, the entire road is open. (The park road is currently a 24 mile in and 24 mile out scenic drive.)
Due to the continued road deterioration, a small portion of the former Scenic Loop - between mile markers 24 and 28 - is closed to vehicle traffic until further notice. For the safety of the visitors and staff, the entire landslide section is closed to all traffic, including foot and bicycles. Visitors can walk or bike up to the area but cannot cross it.

North Unit: North Unit Scenic Drive: Alerts are updated immediately in winter for any weather related closures. If no Alert is displayed, the entire road is open. The park road is a 14 mile in and 14 mile out scenic drive.

 
 

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Last updated: March 31, 2020

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