Offices Closed Memorial Day: All offices will be closed May 30, 2016 in observance of Memorial Day. The Red Rock Visitors Center on Highway 179 south of the Village of Oak Creek will remain open to greet visitors!
Memorial Day Weekend Wildland firefighters Andrew Hostad from Coconino National Forest, Oscar Castaneda from Tonto National Forest, and Brad Pitassi from Maricopa City Fire Department joined Smokey Bear at the Arizona Diamondbacks pregame May 28, 2016 to honor veterans and wildland firefighters who have sacrificed their all to protect our lands and homes from wildfires. Smokey and his buddies are touring Phoenix area Cabela's, Bass Pro Shops, and REI stores over the holiday weekend. [Flickr]
The Coconino National Forest is one of the most diverse National Forests in the country with landscapes ranging from the famous red rocks of Sedona to Ponderosa pine forests, from southwestern desert to alpine tundra. Explore mountains and canyons, fish in small lakes, and wade in lazy creeks and streams.
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If you are experiencing smoke impacts from a fire on the Coconino National Forest, please submit a smoke report or complaint and we will get your information to fire managers and forest leadership.
Forest Plan Revision The proposed revised plan is now available online! See the May 2016 Update and Proposed Revised Plan to view the revised plan, response to comments, and read about our recent efforts. The proposed revised plan is a incorporates changes in response to comments received during the 90-day comment period held in 2013-4. Public comments are now closed as we work towards the final release of the plan projected for June 2017.
Roads Feedback WantedProposed Changes to Road and Area Designations: Read about proposed changes to road, trail, camping corridor, and other area designations for motor vehicle use on the Coconino National Forest. Public comments are welcome!