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Snow Update Oct 26

Thanks to Sal Demare for the latest Hurley update from 3.30pm this afternoon. Snowing at the summit 0 degrees. Expect more snow to fall tonight as the temps cool down. This site is based on Hurley driver updates so please email new road conditions to info@bridgerivervalley.ca or post in the comments below. If you choose … Continue reading »

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Snow Update Oct 20-25

As of 7.30am on Oct 25th the road is still in the same condition as below. Rain at the summit and snow on the sides of the road. Thanks to Debbie Demare for the update. Thanks to local Remax realtor Dave Sharpe for the latest Hurley update from Thursday night.  Just about a 5 km … Continue reading »

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Snow Update Oct 16

Thanks to Dale Douglas from Tyax Adventures for the latest Hurley update from Sunday afternoon. At the pass the snow is about a foot deep with two ruts down to dirt. Might be an issue for low clearance vehicle  eg: Subaru outback If you choose to drive the Hurley at this time of the year … Continue reading »

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Snow Update Oct 15

The recent storms have hit the Hurley with snow. Heavy rain just started in the valley at 3.30pm Saturday so expect heavy snow on the road today. Thanks to Ian Soderstrom for the photo taken Friday afternoon. If you choose to drive the Hurley at this time of the year be prepared to experience all … Continue reading »

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First Fall Snow!

Thanksgiving weekend brings the first snowfall on the road at the summit of the Hurley.  Friday at 10am snow was falling lightly and temps were -1c.  It is raining heavy in the valley today and conditions are most likely wet and slushy at the top again. The grader will be working next week and they … Continue reading »

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September Grading Update

I Survived the Hurley T-shirts will be in stock soon! Click here to purchase Hurley merchandise to support this site! Thanks to SLRD Area A Director Debbie Demare for the latest update. I went over today to a SLRD meeting.  The grading has begun on the lower switchbacks on the Pembie side.  He has done … Continue reading »

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September Grading

From FLNRO – the grader is scheduled to do from 0 km on Pemby side all the way to Green Mountain junction.  Will start after September long weekend. Fire Crews will brush out around bridges and signs to improve road side visibility.  Please watch your speed and pass by the workers slowly. This year we … Continue reading »

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August Update

The switchbacks are getting a bit rough, FLNRO advises today they will have the grader up there starting today. They are also going to have some crews doing some brushing and straightening out signs starting today or tomorrow. Please slow down when approaching and give the operators and workers space and respect to do their … Continue reading »

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East Hurley Grading Update

The complete East Hurley from the steel bridge to Bralorne has been graded in the last week. Overall it is in considerably better condition than it has been for several years. The first four kms from the steel bridge turn off are in really good shape as the rocks turned up by the grading  have … Continue reading »

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East Hurley Maintenance

The 4km’s of the East Hurley from the steel bridge end are currently being graded by a logging operation in preparations for logging and are very good shape. The remaining section of the E. Hurley will have grading commencing today. There is a community committee working on the issues with the E. Hurley and they … Continue reading »

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First reports for 2016

The first driver reports of the Hurley are in! Thanks to Albert Bush from Valley Chainsaw in Pemberton for the update and photos!  Al went for a Hurley adventure last night in his Commander with his dog Stihl and friend Morgan on his dirt bike.  Snow levels at the summit are very low for this … Continue reading »

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Hurley is Open for 2016!

The Hurley is open for the 2016 season!  Thanks to FLNRO for hiring local contractor Tom Illidge to get it done way before the long weekend. Tom did a great job as usual.  Road conditions may be muddy and bumpy until the road dries out and is graded.  Drive safe and enjoy your adventure over … Continue reading »

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Spring Update 2016

Good news about the Hurley opening!  Ken Conway-Brown, FLNRO Cascade Forest District roads technician was out to Gold Bridge yesterday.  A tender contract has been signed with local contractor Tom Illidge to open the Hurley. FLNRO is still waiting for avy clearance from the MOTi avalanche technicians.  Tom will be going out later this week, … Continue reading »

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Green Mt Avalanche

An avalanche has recently come down on the Hurley off Green Mt and covers the road.  This is between the East Hurley split and Gold Bridge.   There is a route through the debris.  The Bridge River Valley Snowmobile Club groomed the East Hurley yesterday from the steel bridge all the way up to the … Continue reading »

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Hurley Hazzards

A special Avalanche Warning  has been issued for most of the BC mountains and includes the Hurley area at least until Monday Jan 25th when the new bulletin comes out.  Always check www.Avalanche.ca before heading out on the Hurley and always look up and don’t stop in slide paths! Sledders heading to Bralorne should also … Continue reading »

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