Bastin Road at Bastin Hill

Bastin Road at Bastin Hill

Open with lane closures. A landslide in 2021 remains active.

Updated: April 21, 2022

Construction Update 

Construction work, including drainage improvements, slope repair and stabilization, and debris removal was completed in January 2022. These works address safety, accessibility, and reliability for road users through spring 2022 while permanent, long-term solutions are being developed. 

Location and Preliminary Options Map

Bastin Hill at Bastin Road Map Presents 4 options for moving the road for discussion and the area of the landslide

  • Bastin Hill is located approximately 24 km southeast of Quesnel

Conditions

  • Although the slide remains active, Bastin Road is open and safe for travel but is reduced to single lane alternating traffic

Status

  • Interim drainage and slope improvements underway
  • Conceptual design including repairs and alternate alignments, geotechnical and hydrotechnical investigations, aerial LiDAR surveys, climate-resilience and environmental reviews is underway
  • Geotechnical investigations are ongoing including aerial LiDAR surveys and ground movement monitoring

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