Alerts & Notices

Forest Orders

View a list of current Forest Orders. 

An order may close an area to entry or may restrict the use of an area by applying prohibitions authorized in the Code of Federal Regulations.


  • Cowlitz Valley Flood Damage and Road Repair
  • Weed Free Feed Required
  • Help Keep Caves Open
  • Climbers Bivouac Open
  • ATVs and Snowmobiles on Forest Roads


Climbing Conditions Report


Mount St. Helens Climbing Conditions Report

Mt. Adams Climbing Conditions Report

Weather, Roads, Trails and Recreation Conditions

Check current conditions information for the Gifford Pinchot National Forest area. Conditions can change rapidly, especially during fall, spring and winter. Please be prepared.