This 10.5 mile stretch of roadway between Longmire and Paradise is open-year round.
During the winter season (Nov 1 – May 1), all vehicles are required to carry tire chains when traveling in the park. This requirement applies to all vehicles (including four-wheel drive), regardless of tire type or weather conditions. Review the Tire Chain Frequently Asked Questions for more information.
Longmire Gate Information
- View gate location in Google Maps
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