Snow Chains

Snow Chains / Tire Chains / Ice Traction

Winter driving inside California often means rain, but mountain locations (above 2000′ elevation) means deep snow, ice, curves, plus steep hills, so your vehicle may need chains on the tires for proper traction.

On the Sierra Passes and in the North State, the CHP can require AWD (all wheel drive) or even 4WD (4×4) vehicles to ‘chain up’