Road Closure Information

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  • Road closures from 2 am to 8 am north of the "Y" Hwy 33/150 intersection into down town Ojai.
  • Heaviest traffic in downtown Ojai between 6: 00 am and 7:45 am-- plan your commute accordingly
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Road Closure Information

The Following roads will be closed intermittently throughout race day:
*End times are mostly approximate, we always strive to be out before what is listed below

Ojai Area

Hwy 150 (Ojai Ave) in Downtown Ojai

  • From Ventura St through Gorham Rd closed in both directions.
    3:00am till 6:30am
  • West Bound detour through Ojai: Right on Reeves, Left on McAndrew, Left on Grand, Right on McNell, Left on Thacher, Left on Carne, Right on Fordyce, to Left on Fordyce to Right Grand Ave to Left on Signal St, to Right on Aliso, to Left on Ventura St which turns into Creek Rd
  • East Bound Detour through Ojai: Creek Rd from Hwy 33 to Ventura St, Left on Topa Topa, Right on Blanche, up to Summer St and turn right, Left on Signal St, Right on Grand Ave. to Left on Fordyce Rd, to Right on Fordyce Rd, to Left on Carne, to Right on Thacher, to Right on McNell, to Left on Grand, to McAndrews, Right on Reeves, to Left on Hwy 150

East Grand Ave Area

  • East Bound Grand from Gorham to Carne closed from 3am to 8am
  • East and West bound Grand from Carne to McNell closed from 3am to 8am
  • Detour East Bound Grand- Left on Fordyce, to Right on Fordyce Rd, to Left on Carne, to Right on Thacher, to Right on McNell, to Left on Grand, to McAndrews, Right on Reeves, to Left on Hwy 150
  • Detour West bound Grand- Right on McNell, Left on Thacher, Left on Carne, Right on Fordyce, to Left on Fordyce to Right Grand Ave...Continue with West Bound detour through Ojai if needed.

McNell Rd Area

  • North and South Bound McNell between Grand and Reeves will be closed from 3am to 8am
  • Use detours above as needed.

Westbound Hwy 150

  • From Carne rd. to Hwy 33 @ Vons
    3:00am till 8:15am
  • West Bound Detour is on Creek Rd as listed above

East Bound El Roblar Ave

  • From Rice Rd to Hwy 33
    3:00am till 8:30am
  • For Access, come from Hwy 33 West on El Roblar

Rice Rd

  • North Bound Rice Rd. from Baldwin to El Roblar
    3:00 am till 9:00 am
  • For access, come from the North side and head South on Rice Rd.

 Bike Path from Baldwin Rd to Casitas Vista

  • Bike Path (technically not closed but will be too crowded to ride safely). Highly recommended to take other routes on race day or proceed with extreme caution!!!!
  • From Baldwin Rd in Ojai to Casitas Vista
    7:00 AM till 11:00 AM

Bike Path in Ventura Area

  • Bike Path (technically not closed but will be too crowded to ride safely). Highly recommended to take other routes on race day or proceed with extreme caution!!!!
  • From Shell Rd to Casitas Vista Rd 6:00 am- 7:15 am
  • From Rex St entrance to Shell Rd 7:00 am -12:00pm

Ventura Area

South Bound Ventura Ave closed

  • From Casitas Vista to North Crooked Palm will be closed. Then from South Crooked Palm to Shell Rd. South Bound Ventura Ave will be closed (Ventura Ave between N Crooked Palm and S Crooked Palm will not be effected)
  • Casitas Vista Rd to North Crooked Palm
    3:00 am till 11:15 pm
  • South Crooked Palm to Shell Rd.
    3:00 am till 12:00 pm
  • South bound Ventura Ave from Shell to Main will remain open all day
  • North Bound Ventura Ave will remain open with cones.
  • Detours are abundant.

Downtown Ventura

Main St

  • Main St will be closed at Palm St, Oak St, California St, Chestnut St, and Fir St.
  • Detours around Main St use Poli, Santa Clara or Thompson.

South Bound Ash St

  • From Main St to Front St
    3:00 am to 12:00 pm
  • Detours are abundant

East Bound Front St

  • From Ash St to Thompson Blvd.
    3:00 am to 12:00 pm
  • Parking for the Wharf and other businesses West bound Front St and side streets. 
  • Detours are abundant and police will be in place for traffic control

Harbor Blvd

  • From 101 on ramp just South of California St to San Jon Rd
    3:00 am till 12:00 pm
  • State Beach Parking will closed and not accessible until after 12:00 pm.