Ensenada Hwy 1 Delays

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Enjoyed a 30 minute delay on south end of Ensenada yesterday/Sunday afternoon.  3 lanes(or 4 depending on your Mexican driving creativity) southbound were choked down to 1.  Traffic was backed up from just north of Baja Country Club to the Airport.

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Vista Motel, beginning of “Tramo de Muerte/Flight of Death” at 180 pesos is an option.  Anyone ever stay there?  Old pavement, much of which had been patched in February 2015, was being scraped up.

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Northbound traffic(left) was also backed up, but, guessing only a few minutes delay.  Southbound was diverted into the parallel dirt ditch(right).

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Surprised not to see an enterprising taco vendor here.

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So where was this party for Sebastian with Micky Mouse on guitar?  Looks like fun.

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Note the 10 foot+ drop off from the new pavement to the ditch?  Careful when you come through here when the new smooth pavement encourages 70mph crazies.  No shoulder and 1 small mistake = descansa en paz amigos!

May have been 1/4 mile total driving in the ditch detour.

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