SR 243 Chains required on all vehicles except 4WD or AWD with snow tread tires on all four wheels / Junction 74/243 North to Pine Cove / CalTrans / SW
While MDP will attempt to keep subscribers in the know at all times, there may be periods of time that we will be unable to man the post.
Extended escort hrs on SR-74 Hemet to MC will take place from 6 a.m. to 12 a.m. (midnight)on Sat. May 25-Monday May 27. During these hrs traffic will be escorted by pilot car both directions. On Tues May 28 escort times will resume as normal, 4 a.m. to 8 a.m. and 6 p.m -12am.
Update: Time Change for Escorts. New Hours for SR-74 with Pilot vehicle, 7 Days a week. 4:00AM – 8:00AM and 6:00PM – 12:00AM (Midnight) per Cal Trans. red
MC Accident site cleared, Hwy 243 open per #CALTRANS. Morning and Evening Pilot car escorts resume. SD
Pilot Car escorts suspended from Hemet to MC, until Hwy 243 reopens. Per CHP. SD
Overturn fuel truck on SR243 at SR74 MC, Road completely closed until further notice. Per #CALTRANS. SD for PE
Limited Access SR74-Hemet to MC begins Saturday April 21, 5am-8am and 6pm-12am per CalTrans/sw
SR243 from Idyllwild to Lake Fulmar will open today at 3 p.m. per Cal-Trans District 8. red
We are excited to share that Apple Canyon Road has been opened from Highway 74 to the entrance of the campsite. Thanks to Supervisor Washington to helping with this! SD
Prescribed burn will continue all week, and beyond, depending on weather, on Thomas Mountain.
The smoke will show on the Garner Valley side.
Per USFS. SD