County Road Closures

Information current as of 06/01/2023, 9:00 pm. Please check NWS for weather conditions and plan your travel accordingly.  We strive to keep this page up to date with storm and seasonal closures, but please also reference the snow removal link to review our snow removal policy and priorities.

Storm Closures - MONO COUNTY IS IN A STATE OF EMERGENCY. Please be aware that there is a large amount of equipment working to improve access in Mono County.  Please slowdown as you may encounter this equipment a any time.  You may also encounter berms, bumps, snow or ice due to the extreme winter conditions in our area:

Virginia Lakes Road:  Closed at Rand Road, we are working on clearing the snow.

Saddlebag Lake Road: Closed (check Caltrans page for status of 120W)

Lundy Lake Road: Open to Resort

​Upper Rock Creek Road: Open to the Pack Station. Please be cautious and don't park in the road way.

Benton Crossing Road: Is now open. Please drive slow through damaged areas. Signs are posted.

Cemetery Road in Lee Vining : Closed from the cemetery to Black Point Road. (Due to flooding)


NOTE: Many Forest Service roads ARE IMPASSIBLE in wheeled vehicles. Although certain sections of roads may be dry, large snow drifts exist in the upper elevations and shaded locations, and are impassable in wheeled vehicles. Check local weather forecasts before any visits to remote areas, and be prepared.


Actual road closures and activity will be updated periodically – please consider these notices as warnings, and plan accordingly. Contact the Town of Mammoth Lakes for the status of roads within the town's limits (760-934-8054). Currently, Mono County does not manage snow removal in that area.

Please check  for current information on the status of Caltrans maintained roads.  

Past Road Activities and Projects:

See Projects and Notices page.

If you'd like to report a hazardous road condition on county roads, call (760) 932-5440.
To report a hazardous condition on a State Highway, contact Caltrans at (760)872-0601. For current Caltrans Highway conditions go to or call them at 1-800-427-7623.