Alerts & Notices

Forest Orders

We may occasionally close roads or parts of the forest for the safety of people or to protect natural resources.


For the latest information about fire activity in the forest, visit our Fire Information page.


  • Spraying for Bark Beetles in Recreation Areas
  • Piney Campground Changes


  • Cable Campground Closed October 5th to October 20th
  • Nez Perce Trail #7092 Closed
  • Bear Lake Fire Closure Update
  • Freedom Point Picnic Area and Lowland Campground



Before traveling or going outdoors to play, it's good to check the current weather and weather forecast. Especially in mountainous areas, local conditions can change quickly. Be well prepared so you can enjoy your trip!

Road Conditions

Know the condition and status of highways and roads en route to your destination. Good planning can save you time!