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Oroville / Osoyoos

 


Current Weather for the Oroville / Osoyoos border crossing

Oroville / Osoyoos Border Crossing – U.S. Hwy 97 / BC Hwy 97

Port Information

  • Hours of operation: 24 Hr service year round
  • FAST Lanes are available
  • Entering Canada – Typically 1 lane only, 2nd lane in summer daytime, 3rd lane on occasion
  • Entering the U.S. – three multi-purpose traffic lanes, two lanes dedicated for trucks and one bus lane. Truck lane not always open

Telephone Numbers for the Border Customs Offices at Oroville / Osoyoos

  • Oroville U.S. Customs Office Telephone Number: (509) 476-2955
  • To contact Canadian Customs or other border services at this port call the Canadian Border Information Service (BIS) which can answer your questions or transfer you directly to the Canadian port.

Map of Oroville / Osoyoos Border Crossing Area

Current traffic information is shown in color if available.  This map is interactive so you may zoom in or out.  Drag the orange “man” to the map to see a street view of roads in this area. You can get directions to this port by clicking on the “Directions” link under the map.

Travel Tips for the Oroville / Osoyoos Customs and Border Crossing

  • Here is a handy link to hotels in Oroville, Washington and here is another link to hotels in Osoyoos, Canada.
  • Friday and Sunday afternoons – busiest times of the week with waits up to 1 HR
  • Busiest time of year is the British Columbia Day long weekend in August 1 and 4
  • There are Traffic Advisory Signs northbound travelers on Hwy. 97.  The first sign is located near the Okanogan River, just south of Oroville, and the second sign is located near the intersection of Hwy 97 and Westlake Road near the Prince’s Foods supermarket.
  • You can get customized traffic information for Washington over the phone using the 511 system. Simply dial 5-1-1 and say “traffic”. Next say the road number, such as “5,” and receive up-to-the-minute updates on the road segment you plan to use. If you cannot dial 511 on your phone you can also use the toll-free number 1-800-695-7623
  • To hear current road conditions in British Columbia you can call (800)-550-4997.
  • There is an Osoyoos Duty Free shop at 202 97th Street,   Osoyoos, BC.  Their telephone number is 250-495-7288.
  • There is a Duty Free Americas shop at 33606D Highway 97 in Oroville. Their telephone number is (509) 476 – 3114. Hours: 8am to 8pm Monday thru Sunday
  • Oroville / Osoyoos GPS coordinates – Latitude &amp; Longitude:</strong>49.000239, -119.46225
  • Send us YOUR tips about this port.
Traffic Camera on US Hwy 97 at the Osoyoos Border Crossing

Real-time camera of U.S. border crossing

Traffic Camera showing US 97 as you approach the Oroville / Osoyoos border from the south.

Looking North as you approach the Canadian Customs on U.S. Hwy 97.

Current Road Conditions in Washington and British Columbia

We have special pages showing all current road advisories for the State of Washington and the Province of British Columbia. These pages show problems such as roadway accidents, snow or ice, lane closures or blockages, construction, road restrictions, traffic problems, and roadwork around the border crossing.

Traffic Alerts for Northeast Washington

Below are the travel alerts issued by the Washington State Department of Transportation for Northeast Washington which includes the area around the border crossing. This reports all major accidents, weather related problems, construction and other events that may affect your travel.

HIGH IMPACT
US 395 Both Directions - Road closed on US 395 between milepost 231.5 and 233, just North of Williams Lake Rd, North of Colville, until further notice. There is a detour in place both directions using Williams Lake Rd and Spanish Prairie Road open to all legal load vehicles. Expect delays. Last Updated: 3/30/2017 9:46 AM More Info
From milepost 232 to milepost 233
HIGH IMPACT
SR 31 Both Directions - Mud slide on SR 31 still blocking highway at milepost 11, just south of Metaline, until further notice. Detoured traffic to Sullivan Lake Rd. 18-wheelers and large vehicles are prohibited on detour due to weight restrictions. Last Updated: 3/27/2017 11:31 AM More Info
At milepost 11
MODERATE IMPACT
SR 20 Both Directions - SR 20, Sherman Pass is: Mostly bare and wet with ice in places. There are no restrictions at this time. Last Updated: 3/30/2017 7:54 AM More Info
At milepost 319
MODERATE IMPACT
SR 25 Both Directions - Drivers should expect delays with single-lane, alternating traffic on the bridge 24 hours a day until further notice. Last Updated: 1/5/2017 12:55 PM More Info
At milepost 114
MODERATE IMPACT
Sprague Both Directions - City of Spokane: The City of Spokane will close Sprague Ave. from Napa Street to Altamont Street starting April 3, 2017. Driver should use other routes. Expect short delays. Last Updated: 3/28/2017 11:26 AM More Info

MODERATE IMPACT
Upriver Both Directions - City of Spokane: The City of Spokane has Upriver Drive closed from Mission Ave. to Carlisle Ave (Greene Street) due to flooding. Use other routes and expect delays. Last Updated: 3/28/2017 11:34 AM More Info

LOW IMPACT
Greenwood Rd Both Directions - Spokane County: Greenwood Drive is closed until further notice from Indian Canyon Drive to Rimrock Drive due to flooding. Use other routes. Last Updated: 3/21/2017 9:05 AM More Info

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