The paved road ends at Josephine Creek Campground. From here, the rest of the drive is on gravel road.
The photos above will give you an idea of what the TJ Howell Botanical Drive road looks like. It is generally maintained in relatively good condition because of communication towers on top of Fiddler Mountain.
All information in Highway199.org is accurate to the best knowledge of the author. However, conditions in outdoor settings can change dramatically after storms or fires. For this reason, travelers are advised to check current road conditions before traveling through the area, drive responsibly and take measures to understand safety issues in the region. When participating in outdoor activities, always plan and prepare for safe travel, hiking, swimming or any other activities mentioned in the Highway 199 website.