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Road Conditions-2022/01/22
  • Central Cross-Island Highway
    Open
    Road Open/Road Construction Traffic Control.

    Provincial Highway 8 and 14A (14Jia) Traffic Control Information for January 2022.

    The Fourth Maintenance Office of the Directorate General of Highways, MOTC (Taroko Works Division) is responsible for the maintenance of road safety within Taroko National Park. There will be roadwork between 32.7 km – 41.5 km on Provincial Highway 14A (14Jia) and 110.2 km – 184.5 km on Provincial Highway 8 (Dayuling – Taroko) from January 1, 2022 – January 31, 2022.
    Specifically:

    1. Provincial Highway 14A (14Jia) at 32 km + 990 m – 37 km + 000 m (Songxue Lodge – Xiaofengkou Section) for the Road Repair Construction Work
    Traffic Control Time: 8:00 am – 17:00 pm
    Control Period: January 1, 2022– January 31, 2022
    Passage Time: Not predetermined - accessibility depends on checking work
    Open one direction of traffic once at a time for both direction traffic.

    2. Provincial Highway 8 at 117 km+450 (Kuayuan section) for the Slope Stabilization Construction Work
    Traffic Control Time: 8:00 am – 17:00 pm
    Control Period: January 15, 2022– January 24, 2022
    Passage Time: Not predetermined - accessibility depends on checking work
    Open one direction of traffic once at a time for both direction traffic.

    3. Provincial Highway 8 at 141 km + 300 m (Hengshan Tunnel East Entrance) for the Slope Stabilization Construction Work
    Traffic Control Time: 7:30 am – 17:30 pm
    Control Period: January 1, 2022– January 31, 2022
    Passage Time: Every 1 hour on the half hour for 10 minutes (e.g. 08:30 – 08:40, 09:30 – 09:40, 10:30 – 10:40 etc.)
    Open one direction of traffic once at a time for both direction traffic.

    4. Provincial Highway 8 at 161k+300 (Xibao section) for the Slope Stabilization Construction Work
    Traffic Control Time: 8:00 am – 17:00 pm
    Control Period: January 1, 2022– January 31, 2022
    Passage Time: Every 1 hour on the hour for 10 minutes (e.g. 08:00 – 08:10, 09:00 – 09:10, 10:00 – 10:10 etc.)
    Open one direction of traffic once at a time for both direction traffic.

    5. Provincial Highway 8 at 172 km + 500 m (West Jiuqudong Tunnel Section) for the Slope Stabilization Construction Work
    Control Period: January 22 – January 31, 2022
    Passage Time: Not predetermined - accessibility depends on checking work
    Open one direction of traffic once at a time for both direction traffic.


    Note: Traffic controls for all the above construction sites do not apply on weekends and public holidays.

    Visitors who are planning to visit Taroko Gorge (the 19 km section between Taroko – Tianxiang) will be affected by #5 of the above list (for both directions). Visitors who are heading to Taichung or Puli, Nantou from Taroko National Park Headquarters via Provincial Highway 8 & 14A (14Jia) will be affected by #1-5 of the above list (for both directions).
    The Directorate General of Highways urges drivers that, after a week after earthquake or heavy rain, roads in mountain areas are prone to rockfall and that it is advisable to avoid driving on these roads. Please remember to check the Provincial Highway real-time road condition bulletin, listen to police traffic road broadcasts, pay attention to road traffic related information, and plan your itinerary ahead of your trip. The Highway General Administration wishes you a safe journey.

    News Issued by The Fourth Maintenance Office of the Directorate General of Highways, MOTC
    News Posted by Taroko National Park
    Updated date: January 7, 2022
  • Su-hua Highway
    Open
    Road Open.
    The Fourth Maintenance Office of the Directorate General of Highways, MOTC (Nan'ao Works Section) is responsible for the maintenance of road safety on Provincial Highway 9.
    The Directorate General of Highways reminds drivers to check the Provincial Highway real-time road condition bulletin, listen to police traffic road broadcasts, pay attention to road traffic related information, and plan your itinerary ahead of your trip. The Highway General Administration wishes you a safe journey.
    Responsible Unit: Nan'ao Roadworks Section
    Road condition inquiry: +886-3-9962683
    Inquiry contact: Section Director Chen He-ren (+886-3-9982161-2)
    News Issued by The Fourth Maintenance Office of the Directorate General of Highways, MOTC
    News Posted by Taroko National Park
  • Wushe Section of Cross-Island Island Highway
    Open

    Notic1. Provincial Highway 14A (14Jia) at 32 km + 990 m – 37 km + 000 m (Songxue Lodge – Xiaofengkou Section) for the Road Repair Construction Work

    Traffic Control Time: 8:00 am – 17:00 pm
    Control Period: January 1, 2022– January 31, 2022
    Passage Time: Not predetermined - accessibility depends on checking work
    Open one direction of traffic once at a time for both direction traffic.

    Note: Traffic controls for above construction site do not apply on weekends and public holidays.

    The Directorate General of Highways reminds drivers to check the Provincial Highway real-time road condition bulletin, listen to police traffic radio broadcasts, pay attention to road traffic-related information, and plan your itinerary ahead of your trip. Travelers can check the latest road conditions through the Taiwan Highway Bureau website (http://168.thb.gov.tw) or by calling the toll-free number for the Taiwan Highway Bureau (0800-0014-822; 0800-231-035). The Highway General Administration wishes you a safe journey. For the Road Maintenance office Taroko Section contact phone: +886-3-8610775 or Puli Section office contact phone: +886-49-2982066
    Mt. Hehuan Service Station of The Taroko National Park (TEL)+886-4-25991195
    Taroko N. P. HQ (TEL) +886-3-8621100 Ext. 360, 810, 811 or 812 from the Directorate General of Highways: Due to snow accumulation on Provincial Highway 14A(Jia),