Trans Canada Highway between Golden and Revelstoke closed for much of the day Tuesday

Rogers Pass closure

Motorists hoping to use the Trans Canada Highway between Revelstoke and Golden Tuesday should look for an alternate route.

The portion of highway will be closed between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. for avalanche control.

According to DriveBC there will be no detour available around the closure.

This isn't the first time the section of Highway 1 through the Rogers pass has been closed for avalanche control this winter.

Just 10 days ago the highway was closed for 10 hours for avalanche control.

Avalanche Canada reports a high avalanche danger through much of the Rogers Pass area due to continued snowfall and wind.

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