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post #1 of 8 Old May 20th, 2009, 7:56 am Thread Starter
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Tioga Pass

Tioga Pass (Hwy 120) officially opens at 10:00 am this morning. I guess summer really is going to get here!

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Saturday dinner on top?

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Now when 108 & 4 open we have mountain twisties worth a spring trip !
It won't be long and our OUTSTANDING mountain riding season will be upon us

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Re: Tioga Pass

Check the CA road conditions, I think they are -

This highway information is the latest reported as of Wednesday, May 20, 2009 at 11:38 .




SR 4
[IN THE CENTRAL CALIFORNIA AREA]
1-WAY CONTROLLED TRAFFIC AT VARIOUS LOCATIONS FROM 3.6 MI WEST OF THE
JCT OF SR 89 TO THE JCT OF SR 89 (ALPINE CO) FROM 0700 HRS TO 1630 HRS
MONDAY THRU THURSDAY THRU 5/21/09 - DUE TO MAINTENANCE




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SR 108
[IN THE CENTRAL CALIFORNIA AREA]
NO TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS ARE REPORTED FOR THIS AREA.

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Hot damn .... Let the crazies have the mountain this weekend, then it's the locals turf again
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Check the CA road conditions, I think they are -

This highway information is the latest reported as of Wednesday, May 20, 2009 at 11:38 .




SR 4
[IN THE CENTRAL CALIFORNIA AREA]
1-WAY CONTROLLED TRAFFIC AT VARIOUS LOCATIONS FROM 3.6 MI WEST OF THE
JCT OF SR 89 TO THE JCT OF SR 89 (ALPINE CO) FROM 0700 HRS TO 1630 HRS
MONDAY THRU THURSDAY THRU 5/21/09 - DUE TO MAINTENANCE




--------------------------------------------------------------------------------



SR 108
[IN THE CENTRAL CALIFORNIA AREA]
NO TRAFFIC RESTRICTIONS ARE REPORTED FOR THIS AREA.

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Re: Tioga Pass

You are correct David, Tioga was the last one yet to open and now all three passes are open for the season. Let the craziness begin.

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You are correct David, Tioga was the last one yet to open and now all three passes are open for the season. Let the craziness begin.
Beats I-5 to Bakersfield and back!

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Re: Tioga Pass

We rode Hwy 4 last Sunday and it was terrific! Had picnic lunch at Lake Alpine

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