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Update 10 a.m. Jan. 5: WYDOT has finished avalanche mitigation work. Check online for the most recent updates and road information.

JACKSON, Wyo. — WY 22 (Teton Pass) and US 191/189 (Hoback River Canyon) will be closed tomorrow morning for avalanche hazard mitigation according to WYDOT.

Teton Pass is slated to close at 3 a.m., followed by the Hoback River Canyon at 6 a.m. WYDOT says the roads may be closed earlier due to weather and avalanche conditions.

Beginning at 8 p.m. tonight Jan. 4, no parking is permitted between the Idaho State line and the closure gate at Wilson (milepost 17 and milepost 7). Parking will also be closed between Hoback Jct. and Daniel Jct. (milepost 111 to 164). Highway travelers and backcountry users are advised by WYDOT to plan accordingly.

For the latest updates dial 511 or go online for updated weather and road conditions. An updated road map can also be found on WYDOT’s website.

Buckrail @ Jacob

Jacob Gore was born and raised in Cheyenne, the capital city of Wyoming. As a proud Wyomingite, he loves to share his home with visitors from around the world. Spending years in Jackson and Alaska as an interpretive nature guide, he remains a photographer, traveler, storyteller, and avid hobbyist of all-things outdoors. Jacob enjoys bridging the connection between Jackson and the rest of the state.