Orange Caltrans show removal vehicle next to a tall bank of snow with snow in the foreground.

Current Conditions

Remote mountain and desert travel conditions are highly variable and can change quickly.

We recommend checking weather and road conditions early and often. Here’s a snapshot of the current conditions in Lee Vining.

Lee Vining weather

Here are the current weather conditions in Lee Vining from the Mono Lake Committee’s weather station.

Road conditions

Road conditions can change quickly. Always check road conditions before you travel by visiting the Caltrans website or calling 1-800-GAS-ROAD.

Mountain pass roads

Mountain Pass Roads

This information was last updated on October 21, 2021.Please visit Caltrans for the most up-to-date conditions.

ROADSTATUSCOMMENTS
Tioga (120 W)SCHEDULED TO CLOSE Closing on Thursday, October 21 at 6:00pm, possibly for the season.
Sonora (108)CLOSEDClosed due to snow.
Monitor & Luther (89)CLOSED Closed due to snow.
Ebbetts (4) CLOSED Closed due to snow.
Carson (88)OPEN
Echo Summit (US 50)OPEN
Donner (I-80)OPEN
Highway 395OPEN

Tioga Pass plowing update | Tioga Pass opening dates

Mono Basin area roads

This information was last updated on October 21, 2021.Please visit Caltrans for the most up-to-date conditions.

ROADSTATUSCOMMENTS
Highway 395OPEN
Tioga Road (120 W)SCHEDULED TO CLOSEClosing on Thursday, October 21 at 6:00pm, possibly for the season.
Benton (120 E)SCHEDULED TO CLOSEClosing on Friday, October 22, possibly for the season.
June Lake Loop (158)SCHEDULED TO CLOSE Closing on Saturday, October 23, possibly for the season.
Bodie (270)SCHEDULED TO CLOSE Closing on Friday, October 22, possibly for the season.
Hawthorne (167)OPEN
Mammoth Lakes (203)OPEN
South Tufa OPEN
Panum Crater OPEN
County ParkOPEN
Old MarinaOPEN
Lundy Lake Road OPEN
Saddlebag Lake SCHEDULED TO CLOSE Closing on Thursday, October 21 at 6:00pm, possibly for the season.

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