Pursuant to 16 USC 551 and 36 CFR 261.50(a) and (b), and to provide for the public safety and protect natural resources, the following acts are prohibited within the Groveland Ranger District of the Stanislaus National Forest. The Order is effective from August 2, 2014 until the El Portal Fire is declared out. Please click to view entire forest order, letter and exhibits.
Central Sierra Avalanche Advisory
This advisory covers the central Sierra Nevada between Yuba Pass on the north and Sonora Pass on the south. It applies to backcountry areas outside of developed ski areas only, and is updated daily during winter storm cycles.