Idaho Transportation Department shared this photo Tuesday showing the continued cleanup of a rock slide on Highway 95 south of Riggins. Submit. The Idaho Transportation Department said in a Sunday news release that it must delay reopening U.S. 95 near Riggins due to safety concerns over the rockslide that closed the route on Friday. The closure starts at milepost 161 to milepost 188, New Meadows to five miles south of the Riggins area. UPDATE: Highway 95 south of Riggins will be closed again on Thursday due to significant movement on the slope after a rockslide. RIGGINS, Idaho (AP) — Highway 95 is temporarily closed after a large rock slide blocked the road. Idaho Transportation Department officials are optimistic about reopening a bypass road around the massive rockslide on U.S. Highway 95 at milepost 188 by this weekend, while keeping a … That rockslide happened on … RIGGINS — A section of U.S. Highway 95 is closed indefinitely as more boulders came pouring down onto the roadway last week. Authorities have been working to clear the road … The closure starts at New Meadows to five miles south of the Riggins area. Update, July 10: The Idaho Transportation Department says the US-95 closure near Riggins will continue to be in place after another setback with a … Closest City Road or Highway Your Report. Reports regarding traffic incidents, winter road conditions, traffic cameras, active and planned construction, etc. RIGGINS, Idaho (AP) — Highway 95 is temporarily closed after a large rock slide blocked the road. RIGGINS, Idaho (AP) — Highway 95 is temporarily closed after a large rock slide blocked the road. Post more details; 7 + 3 = ? ITD A large crack in the exposed rock face above highway 95 forced crews to stop work clearing the road … The road is scheduled to reopen Wednesday, July 8. US 95 Traffic by State. Idaho Highway 95 will remain closed in both directions at Sheep Creek near Riggins, after a rockslide covered the road and left the remaining hillside too unstable to safely reopen the road. US 95 Arizona Traffic; US 95 California Traffic; US 95 Nevada Traffic; US 95 Oregon Traffic; Weather on US 95 Idaho 34° F (Clear) Low : 33° High : 34° Wind : 5 mph.