No surprise – 70 through Feather River Canyon closes UPDATED: Reopens

UPDATE: Highway 70 has reopened to through traffic following rock slides in the Canyon.

Well, it held out longer than expected, but Caltrans is reporting that Highway 70 is closed this morning Jan. 5, from the Greenville Wye to Jarbo Gap, due to rock slides. There is no estimated time for when the roadway will reopen.