Visit California, together with leaders from California’s travel industry, encourages sharing words of support, compassion and gratitude using #CALove.
In a statement released today, Visit California president & CEO Caroline Beteta, said, “We are immensely thankful for the heroism of our first responders, and for everyone—across California and around the world—who has shown support for the state during this difficult time. The Golden State’s unwavering spirit has been tested but not broken, in large thanks to the outpouring of California love.”
Here are some updates to help those planning vacations to the state of California.
The Woolsey and Hill fires in Los Angeles and Ventura counties are fully contained. In Northern California, the Camp Fire in Butte County is 70 percent contained and is not threatening population centers.
For the latest information on wildfires in the state, visit calfire.ca.gov. Visit California is connecting travelers with the latest fire information through VisitCalifornia.com travel alerts and the WestCoastTravelFacts.org website.
Air quality across the state is improving. Visit AirNow.org to see updated air quality maps.
Travel Infrastructure & Road Closures
California’s gateway airports remain open, and flights across the state are operating normally. Major highways and travel corridors throughout the state are unaffected. For the latest road closure updates, check Caltrans.
California is a vast state. Most regions, including the city of Los Angeles, remain untouched and open for business.