Highway 120, Tioga Road Fully Opening July 1, 2019

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By Alex Wierbinski - Posted on 27 June 2019



Tioga Road Opening July 1, 2019, Highway 120

Yosemite National Park Announces Tioga Road To Open to Unrestricted Vehicular Traffic on Monday, July 1,
Yosemite National Park, June 27, 2019.


Unrestricted Vehicular Traffic
“...unrestricted vehicular traffic on Monday, July 1st, at 8:00 a.m..”

Previously & Still Limited Traffic, Until July 1
Tioga Road Limited Opening June 21, 2019
"...open to all vehicles, including bicycles, from 10:00 am to 11:00 am and from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm."

“From now until the full opening Monday morning, vehicular access will continue to be available from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. There will continue to be no stopping along the road and no overnight parking.”

Backpackers-Bicycle Restrictions/Requirements in Force
From Previous Order

Limited Openings
“The park implemented the limited opening the past couple of weeks to allow crews to remove snow, set up utility systems to open restrooms and facilities, and prepare for summer operations.”

Tuolumne Meadows
Bathrooms Opening on July 1
“Areas along the Tioga Road, and specifically Tuolumne Meadows, are ecologically sensitive areas and the full opening with restrooms available for visitors will mitigate many resource issues that were seen in past openings where the road was opened with no facilities available for the public.”

Tuolumne Meadows Full Services
“Visitor Services such as general park information and restrooms will be available beginning Monday. Other visitor services, such as campgrounds, lodging, and the store and grill, will be opened incrementally throughout the month of July.”

Earlier, on June 20:
Tioga Road Limited Opening June 21, 2019

June 3 2019 Glacier Point Road Opening May 10th


2019 Opening Dates
Highway 108, Sonora Pass, Open as of June 3
Highway 4, Ebbetts Pass, Open as of June 3
Highway 120, Tioga Road, Limited Opening June 21

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