Chains or 4 wheel drive needed to get up Big and Little Cottonwood Canyons

Posted at 11:00 AM, Dec 10, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-10 13:02:04-05

SALT LAKE COUNTY, Utah – The Unified Police Department has placed travel restrictions on Big and Little Cottonwood Canyons Saturday morning.

Only vehicles with four-wheel drive or chains on their tires will be allowed to travel in the canyons, until conditions improve.

Officers are enforcing the restrictions and not letting others up the canyons, including vehicles with snow tires.