BC Highway 5A Road Conditions reports
|Highway 5A. Watch for slippery sections between the start of Highway 5A and Gulliford Lake Rest Area for 37.5 km (Princeton to 2 km south of Gulliford Lake Rest Area).|
minor road condition | last updated Sat Nov 26 at 6:51 AM PST. (DBCRCON-136312)
|Highway 5A. Watch for slippery sections between Skye Blue Loop and Junction Hwy 97C for 25.0 km. Compact snow.|
minor road condition | last updated Sat Nov 26 at 6:56 AM PST. (DBCRCON-136382)
|Highway 5A. Limited visibility with fog between Planet Mine Rd and Hillside Way for 35.8 km (Kamloops). Watch for slippery sections.|
minor weather condition | last updated Sat Nov 26 at 10:56 AM PST. (DBCRCON-136394)
Past Aspen Grove, Highway 5A and Highway 97C travel in a shared designation northwest for 23 km (14 mi) before intersecting the Coquihalla Highway 5 and Highway 8 at Merritt.
After a 4 km (2.5 mi) gap, Highway 5A continues north northeast for 89 km (55 mi), passing through the community of Quilchena, before terminating within Kamloops at its junction with Highways 5, 1 and Hwy 97 (which are overlapped at the point where 5A terminates). Highway 5A Road Conditions
Point of Interest: Check out Allison Lake Provincial Park
Want to see what the BC Highway 5A route looks like from a drivers perspective driving from Aspen Grove to Princeton?
Here is a video we found on YouTube. Soon BCHighway will make our own video. Until then you can see an example of one drivers experience July 2020. Watch here by clicking on the center of the screen.
• Allison Lake is shown at 43 min:11 sec
• MacKenzie Lake is shown at 50 min:56 sec
• Similkameen River is visible at 1 hour:06 min:20 sec