Road Work

Road work ahead
The National Park Service (NPS) will be making repairs on numerous roadways throughout the park. A Yosemite NPS Project Manager is onsite to complete regular inspections and to ensure that the work complies with our environmental requirements, as well as the goals and mission of the National Park Service. An overview of each project is listed below along with an estimated schedule of delays for each. Email us if you have any questions.

Current Projects


Wawona Road Rehabilitation (June 2017 - August 2017)

Crews are currently working in multiple areas along the Wawona Road to fix damaged sections of the roadway. You can expect the following delays:

Near South Entrance - Monday through Friday
  • 6 am - 8 pm: 30-minute delays with alternating one-way traffic
No work expected on weekends or holidays.

Between Bridalveil Fall and the Rostrum (south of the Wawona Tunnel) - Sunday night through Thursday night
  • 8 pm - 6 am: 30-minute delays with alternating one-way traffic

El Portal Road (July 31 through August, 2017)

Work is underwary along the El Portal Road between Pohono Bridge and the Big Oak Flat Road intersection.

Work will take place Sunday night through Thursday night from 8 pm to 8 am with the following delays:

  • 8 pm to 10 pm: 5 minutes
  • 10 pm to 6 am: 30 minutes
  • 6 am to 8 am: 5 minutes

Other Yosemite Valley Road Projects (Summer 2017)

  • Northside Drive from El Capitan to Pohono Bridge: road rehabilitation; expect brief delays.
  • Southside Drive between Housekeeping Camp and Half Dome Village (formerly Curry Village): crack sealing and curb work; expect brief delays.
  • Four-way intersection between Half Dome Village and Stoneman Bridge: drainage work

Mariposa Grove Restoration (Spring 2015 - Fall 2017)

The Mariposa Grove Road and the Mariposa Grove are temporarily closed for a restoration project until early November 2017. Get details and updates about partial access to the grove and alternative sequoia groves.


To find out more information about the current status of all park roads, call the park information line at 209/372-0200 (then 1, 1).

Last updated: August 16, 2017

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Mailing Address:

PO Box 577
Yosemite National Park, CA 95389


(209) 372-0200

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