Road Conditions

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Bike trail conditions, trail detail, interactive map, including lift openings, closures and maintenance information are all available here.


The mountain is now closed Monday to Friday, open only on Saturdays and Sundays throughout September until October 1st. Join us for weekends in The Bike Park or ZipTour and Scenic Chair experiences while summer turns into fall. See hours of operation here.

Updated: 2023-09-27 - 20:48 PM


Road Cams on Vancouver Island

Road Cams
on Vancouver Island

Visit the Drive BC webcam page to get the latest visual information available to make your travel to and from Mount Washington Alpine Resort safe and enjoyable. Please use this link to view the road conditions and be aware of travel advisories.
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Mainroad 24hr Hotline: 1-877-215-7122

Mainroad 24hr Hotline: 1-877-215-7122
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Justin Burgers, Operations Manager, Mainroad North Island Contracting discusses the road conditions that you may encounter on the Strathcona Parkway.   Watch
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Road Information

Mt. Washington Alpine Resort is located 30 mins north of the Comox Valley on beautiful Vancouver Island. We are easily accessible via Highway 1 and through the Comox International Airport.

BY CAR | Good winter tires required

Let the North Wind be your guide! If that fails switch on the GPS and punch in our physical address:

#1 Strathcona Parkway, Mt. Washington BC

BE ADVISED: The BC Ministry of Transportation (not to mention all the wonderful folks sharing the road with you) require all vehicles on Strathcona Parkway to be equipped with good winter tires and have chains available to use if the chain-up light is on. Strathcona Pkwy is a public roadway and is maintained by Mainroad. Please visit

Nordic Weather 1041m

8:44 PM - 2023-09-27

Temperature: 6°c

Wind Speed: 0km/hr

Wind Direction: W

Humidity: 100%

Alpine Lodge 1173m

8:44 PM - 2023-09-27

Temperature: 5°c

Wind Speed: 0km/hr

Wind Direction: SW

Humidity: 97%

Sunrise Chairlift 1475m

September 27 2023 08:35

Temperature: 0°c

Wind Speed: 7km/hr

Wind Direction: S

Humidity: Unavailable%

Eagle Chairlift 1589m

8:45 PM - 2023-09-27

Average Wind Speed: 15.77 km/hr

Max. Wind Speed: 21.21 km/hr

Average Wind Direction: WNW

SD Wind Direction: NNE

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How old does my child need to be in order to ride the lifts?

Tots 3+ are permitted to Ride the Eagle chairlift Scenic Chairlift ride provided the child must be able to aid in self-rescue in the unlikely event of an emergency.

Children 6+ are permitted to Ride in the Bike Park provided the child must be able to aid in self-rescue in the unlikely event of an emergency as well as being a competent rider, and having a bike that meets all our requirements.


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