Alerts & Notices


  • Fire Restrictions are in Effect
  • Boat Ramp Closed at Bullards Bar Reservoir
  • Lowell Fire Information Line
  • Lowell Fire Area Closure Order No. 17-15-02 has been lifted
  • Fuel Reduction Work near Washington and Cooper Roads
  • Lifted: Western States Trail Closure
  • King Fire Route Closures Lifted
  • Motor Vehicle Use Maps (MVUM) available

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  • Seasonal closure of Deep Creek Road (#89-015)
  • Forest Orders


Current Conditions

Information regarding weather conditions, road conditions, snow levels and winter safety.

Public Notices

Forest Orders

Regional Foresters and Forest Supervisors may issue orders that will close or restrict the use of certain areas if the need arises. Such orders will be posted so that visitors to the National Forest can reasonably be expected to be familiar with them. Copies of the orders will be available in the offices of Forest Supervisors and District Rangers.  Follow the link listed above to view and read the Forest Orders.