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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
I-90 Eastbound - I-90 EB reduced to 2 right lanes from Hamilton St Exit MP 282 to Altamont MP 283 due to road work in Spokane. Motorists can expect delays especially during peak travel times. Last Updated: 5/21/2017 4:15 PM More Info
From milepost 281 to milepost 283
HIGH IMPACT
US 395 Both Directions - US 395 closed both directions at milepost 249 at Matsen Creek, beginning at 4:21 pm on April 13, 2017, until further notice, due to a washout. Detour is in place, no commercial vehicles. Last Updated: 4/14/2017 12:41 PM More Info
At milepost 249
MODERATE IMPACT
I-90 Eastbound - Altamont exit closed on I-90 EB at MP 283 due to road construction in Spokane until about May 26th. Motorists should use other routes. Last Updated: 5/10/2017 3:17 PM More Info
At milepost 283
MODERATE IMPACT
I-90 Eastbound - Effective immediately EB I-90 from Hamilton St exit MP 282 to Altamont MP 283 No loads over 14'5” high due to construction. Detour route for loads exceeding 14'5" high. Take EB I-90 Off-ramp Exit 281, north to 3rd Ave, go east on 3rd Ave. Must contact City of Spokane at 509-625-6300 prior to travel through city. Last Updated: 5/9/2017 9:04 AM More Info
From milepost 282 to milepost 283
MODERATE IMPACT
SR 21 Both Directions - SR 21 milepost 145.5 at Gold Creek, 17 miles south of Republic has a one-lane bridge with a 10 mile per hour speed limit beginning 6:25 pm April 21, 2017 until further notice. Follow traffic control in place and yield to on-coming traffic. Last Updated: 4/26/2017 12:02 PM More Info
At milepost 146
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
SR 155 Northbound - On SR 155 from Nespelem to Omak Monday through Thursday, 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. expect delays with flaggers and pilot car led lane traffic where crews are installing fiber optic cable. Last Updated: 5/19/2017 3:50 PM More Info
From milepost 44 to milepost 79
MODERATE IMPACT
SR 291 Both Directions - Lane Closures with alternating flagged traffic on SR 291 both directions, near Suncrest, from milepost 15 at Moriah Drive to Mile Post 33, beginning at 7:15 am on May 22, 2017 until about 7:00 pm. Expect delays. Last Updated: 5/22/2017 7:21 AM More Info
From milepost 15 to milepost 33
MODERATE IMPACT
Spokane Falls Both Directions - City of Spokane: Will have Spokane Falls Blvd. closed between Lincoln Street and Monroe Street. Use other routes. The right lane along Spokane Falls Boulevard between Washington and Stevens Street is closed for construction access. The sidewalk and bicycle lanes are both closed too. Last Updated: 5/9/2017 2:09 PM More Info

MODERATE IMPACT
Sprague Both Directions - City of Spokane: Sprague Ave reduced to one lane westbound in the furthest north lane between Jefferson and Cedar. Last Updated: 5/12/2017 4:41 PM More Info

MODERATE IMPACT
Sprague Both Directions - City of Spokane: Will close Sprague Ave. from Napa Street to Altamont Street starting April 3, 2017. Drivers should use other routes. Expect short delays. Last Updated: 5/9/2017 2:11 PM More Info

MODERATE IMPACT
Upriver Both Directions - City of Spokane: Upriver Drive is closed from Stone St. to Regal St. due to flooding. Use other routes and expect delays. Last Updated: 5/9/2017 2:10 PM More Info

LOW IMPACT
Country Homes Bv Both Directions - Spokane County will have intermittent lane closures on Country Homes Blvd between Cedar Road and Excell Drive for installing utilities, repair and repave asphalt and install curb and sidewalk. Flaggers may be present, expect delays. The estimated time for completion is June 30, 2017. Last Updated: 5/9/2017 1:43 PM More Info

LOW IMPACT
Market St Both Directions - Spokane County will have lane closures on Market Street between Houston Ave and Lincoln Road for installing utilities and sidewalk and pavement repairs. Expect delays, use other routes. This project is scheduled to start May 11, 2017 through July 31, 2017. Last Updated: 5/9/2017 1:09 PM More Info

LOW IMPACT
Market Northbound - WSDOT will have the right lane closed northbound Market Street from Columbia Ave to Decatur Ave beginning at 7:00 AM and ending at 5:00 PM daily through Friday, May 19th. Expect short delays during peak travel times. Last Updated: 5/15/2017 8:35 AM More Info

LOW IMPACT
Spokane Falls Both Directions - Spokane Falls Blvd. is closed from Stevens St to Monroe St in downtown Spokane, beginning on April 17, 2017 until further notice, for road and utility work. Use other routes. Last Updated: 4/21/2017 10:06 AM More Info

LOWEST IMPACT
1st Northbound - Phase 2 work closures include; 1st Avenue reduced to one lane eastbound between Cedar and Jefferson. Adams between 1st and 2nd Avenue is closed Last Updated: 5/1/2017 3:32 PM More Info

LOWEST IMPACT
US 2 Northbound - Division Street Gateway - Single lane closures along the east curb lines of Division and Browne Street between 1st and 3rd Avenue. Last Updated: 5/1/2017 3:27 PM More Info
From milepost 287 to milepost 288
LOWEST IMPACT
Riverside Northbound - Westbound Riverside Ave closed and detoured to Sprague Ave at Jefferson Street. Eastbound Riverside will be closed from Cedar to Jefferson Street Last Updated: 5/12/2017 5:18 PM More Info

LOWEST IMPACT
Sprague Northbound - Lane closures on Lincoln Street between Sprague and 2nd Avenue starting today. Avista will be working on approximately 15 separate locations. Temporary striping will take place May 1-2, 1 a.m. to 5 a.m. Traffic control and lane restrictions will be in place. Last Updated: 5/1/2017 3:17 PM More Info

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