Alerts & Notices

Below are any Alerts, Notices and Closures that are in effect on Coconino National Forest. If you have any questions regarding any of this information, please contact the appropriate Ranger Station:

  • Forest Supervisor's Office: 928-527-3600
  • Flagstaff Ranger Station: 928-526-0866
  • Red Rock Ranger Station: 928-282-4119
  • Mogollon Rim Ranger Station: 928-477-2255

See Forest Orders for list of Regional and Forest Orders that restrict use or close ares of the Coconino National Forest.







  • Elden Lookout Rd. (FR 557) resurfacing planned to start May 18, 2015
  • Fossil Creek Road Partial Closure
  • Direct access to Cinder Hills OHV Area from Sunset Crater-Wupatiki Loop Closed

Public Notices

Closure lifted for Slide Rock Area of Oak Creek Canyon

Forest Order 04-14-13-R (Oak Creek Canyon Closure Area & A.B. Young Trail Closure) in the Red Rock District was lifted at 8:00 AM on June 18, 2015.

Campfire restriction in Mount Elden and Dry Lake Hills area, Flagstaff, renewed

Forest Order 04-15-09-F restricts fires, campfires, and stove fires in the Dry Lake Hills and Mount Elden area north of Flagstaff, Arizona. This order renews an existing restriction (FO 04-13-09-F).

For full details, boundary description, and a map of the restricted area, please refer to Order 04-15-05-F (PDF, 620 kB) posted in Forest Orders. This order is in effect until (June 30, 2017).

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