On July 1st, 1908 President Theodore Roosevelt signed a declaration that created the Cleveland National Forest. Now, more than 100 years later, the Cleveland National Forest provides habitat for native wildlife, as well as a natural refuge and playground for many of the 3 million plus residents in the greater San Diego area. Read more about the history of the Cleveland National Forest how it was founded and evolved into the forest it is today!
Welcome to the Cleveland Website
The 'Alerts and Notices' page now brings you real time updates on events and occurrences around the forest
All Forest roads are subject to winter closure due to rain and snow.
Prescribed fires scheduled to continue through April. Updates will be posted in 'Alerts and Notices' as burning begins