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Early opening for Yosemite's Tioga Pass

May 1, 2014

Another byproduct of a Sierra snowpack that was 30 percent of normal this winter: Caltrans will open the 9,943-foot eastern gateway to Yosemite on California 120 on Friday.

 

Some years Tioga Pass stays closed as late as July.

 

A caveat: there's still snow and ice at higher elevations and all campgrounds and commerical services along Tioga Road remain closed.

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