Bamfield Main Road Update – January 30 – February 3, 2023

Hazelwood is please to confirm that the current detour between 36 km and 49 km will be removed as of January 27, 2023 at 4:00 p.m.

The Bamfield Main will once again be open for all traffic through this area.

From January 30 – February 3, 2023 drivers can still expect single-lane traffic and delays at a minimum of four locations between Port Alberni and Bamfield, each with a maximum of a 15-minute delay. Both traffic control persons at stops and/or automated flagging devices with pilot cars will be utilized.
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Please slow down and expect additional delays due to the changing weather conditions. Winter driving conditions should be expected, and all public drivers should check weather conditions before travelling and be prepared. Please avoid driving during extreme weather conditions. Speed should not exceed 60 km per hour, and drivers are required to slow down in bad weather and when construction equipment, flaggers, and crews are on the road. The RCMP will be monitoring for safe driving throughout the project and detour.