ADOT set to reopen state roads to popular outdoor attractions

ADOT set to reopen state roads to popular outdoor attractions
One of the routes to open by next month.

TUCSON, AZ (KOLD News 13) - In the coming weeks the Arizona Department of Transportation will be opening highways to several popular outdoor attractions.

According to ADOT the following state routes will reopen:

  • SR 261 between Eagar and Big Lake in the White Mountains – April 15
  • SR 273 between Sunrise Park and Big Lake in the White Mountains – April 15
  • SR 473 between State Route 260 and Hawley Lake in the White Mountains – April 15
  • SR 366 that leads to Mount Graham in southeastern Arizona – April 15
  • SR 67 that leads to the North Rim of the Grand Canyon – mid-May

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Posted by Arizona Department of Transportation on Wednesday, April 10, 2019

These scenic roadways are closed annually as part of ADOT’s winter shutdown schedule, due to the amounts of snowfall these areas typically receive.

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