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Commercial Vehicle Chainup Requirements

BC HighwayCams - Highway 18

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Winter tire and chain-up regulations in effect from October 1 to April 30 Attention motorists:

Winter tires or chains are required on most routes in British Columbia from October 1 to April 30. For select highways not located through mountain passes and/or high snowfall areas, tire and chain requirements end March 31. These routes are marked with regulatory signs posted on highways throughout the province. We reserve the right to restrict travel at any time of the year depending on road conditions.
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Skutz Falls
Hwy 18, at Skutz Falls Road, looking west. (elevation: 219 metres)

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Webcam Image: South Cowichan Lake
South Cowichan Lake
South Shore Rd at Pacific Marine Rd, looking south.
Webcam Image: Skutz Falls
Skutz Falls
Hwy 18, at Skutz Falls Road, looking west.
Webcam Image: Cowichan
Hwy 18, mid-point between Hwy 1 turn-off and Cowichan Lake exit, looking west.