Winter driving on roads and highways in the snowcapped mountains of California can be a pleasant adventure or it can be frustrating, tiring and sometimes even hazardous. The California Department of Transportation provides the following information to help make your mountain driving safe. 

For up-to-the-moment information on chain controls, please click here.

For a brochure on chain control guidelines, please click here.

For current highway conditions, please click here (NOTE: Current highway condition information is also avaialble by calling 1-800-427-7623) 

For Smart Traveler and 511 information, please click here.

For winter driving tips, please click here