Bad News Chinook Pass May not Open Until Mid June!
State Route 410 Chinook pass may not be open until the 2nd week of June this year because of massive amounts of snow and major road repairs...
Late season snowfall and major road repairs are causing the delays and may effect your travel plans this coming summer.
Some of the damage was caused by a massive avalanche over the winter.
The Department of Transportation announced Tuesday the projected reopening date to June 11th normally the road opens Memorial Weekend. Lat year also because of massive snow fall the road reopened June 8th.
Travelers should expect delays on Chinook Pass through the end of June this year!
You may remember this video of a massive avalanche this past February on Route 20 on the North Cascades Highway...