If you're heading to the Central Coast, be sure to be mindful of the stretch of Highway 1, 21 miles north of Cambria. Caltrans is busy with a major construction project to make traveling along the stunning Pacific Coast Highway a safer journey.
Additional overnight road closures of Highway 1 may be scheduled prior to the completion of the project in 2017, but none are planned at this time.
01/13/2017 - Highway 1 Storm Repair Along the Big Sur Coast State Route 1 is closed from Ragged Point (SLO PM 72.87) to Lucia (MON PM 23.00) due to rock/mudslides and trees down in multiple locations. Motorists may travel south on Hwy. 1 from Carmel to Lucia or travel north from Cambria to Ragged Point. In addition there a full closure on Hwy. 1 at Mud Creek (MON PM 8.88) due to an active mud/rock slide within the existing boundary of this closure. There is no limited access through this area for local residents at this time. There is no estimated time when this section of Hwy. 1 will re-open. .
For the latest road closure information visit the Caltrans website.