Tioga Pass Opening Date Calculator

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When Will Tioga Pass Open?
When Will Tioga Pass Open?

Want to visit Yosemite? Tioga Pass is one of the most popular and beautiful routes in the park, but closes each year due to snow(the road reaches nearly 10,000 feet in elevation). The National Parks Service publishes information about snow pack, and road closures here. Using a simple regression, we can predict when the Tioga Pass road will open, given a snow pack reading on the first of April. Check out what this year’s snow pack was, and see when the road might open. While we’re here- take a look at how the snow pack in Dana Meadows(near Tioga Pass) has declined through the last 3 decades. Scary thought: More cars=Warmer Weather=Longer Yosemite Driving Season=More Cars=…