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Re: wHAT IS YOUR GUESS?- TIOGA PASS OPENING

Postby Marmaduke » Wed May 25, 2011 10:02 pm

Vitaliy M. wrote:July 1st is my guess. Based on what one of the snow plowers told me (i was dayhiking Dana from power plant rd parking lot).


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Re: wHAT IS YOUR GUESS?- TIOGA PASS OPENING

Postby Brian McElwain » Wed May 25, 2011 10:08 pm

Change in plans. They're going to try to have the lower gate open on Friday.
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Re: wHAT IS YOUR GUESS?- TIOGA PASS OPENING

Postby Trawinski » Tue Jun 07, 2011 6:38 pm

I think I heard they've plowed the entire road and are now doing cleanup/avy control. YNP will make no estimate on opening date, but I'll go with July 1. I really wanna do Dana Couloir in early July, so I hope it opens soon...
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Re: wHAT IS YOUR GUESS?- TIOGA PASS OPENING

Postby dyusem » Thu Jun 09, 2011 1:56 pm

The LA Times published a good article today about the effort to open ("Blasting winter away at Yosemite") the road...looks like another week and it should be open:

http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me ... 6961.story
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Re: wHAT IS YOUR GUESS?- TIOGA PASS OPENING

Postby bearbnz » Tue Jun 14, 2011 5:48 am

I was told by NPS personnel today that 120 over Tioga will open for the season on Friday June 17. I don't know if it is all the way through, but at least to Tuolumne from the east side. Can hardly wait, I'll be up there for sure.
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Re: wHAT IS YOUR GUESS?- TIOGA PASS OPENING

Postby Marmaduke » Sun Jun 19, 2011 7:17 am

Congrats Spazzy, you got me by one day. OPen /617/2011
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Re: wHAT IS YOUR GUESS?- TIOGA PASS OPENING

Postby lcarreau » Sun Jun 19, 2011 2:21 pm

Not sure if I understand all the HUB-BUB of a pass being opened, but it's pretty ironic it opened on my damned BIRTHDAY ..

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Re: wHAT IS YOUR GUESS?- TIOGA PASS OPENING

Postby Marmaduke » Sun Jun 19, 2011 5:06 pm

It connects the Sf Bay Area to to the Eastern Sierra. It's the main route to climbing the Eastern Sierra.
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Re: wHAT IS YOUR GUESS?- TIOGA PASS OPENING

Postby SpazzyMcgee » Mon Jun 20, 2011 7:23 am

Marmaduke wrote:Congrats Spazzy, you got me by one day. OPen /617/2011


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Re: wHAT IS YOUR GUESS?- TIOGA PASS OPENING

Postby Marmaduke » Mon Jun 20, 2011 6:39 pm

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Marmaduke wrote:Congrats Spazzy, you got me by one day. OPen /617/2011


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