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The Sierra National Forest, located on the western slope of the central Sierra Nevada, is known for its spectacular mountain scenery and abundant natural resources. The Sierra National Forest encompasses more than 1.3 million acres between 900 and 13,986 feet in elevation. [Full Article]  EN ESPAÑOL

Know before you go!

Would you like more information about the Tree Mortality Epidemic? Click Here!

Are you trying to call the High Sierra Ranger District? Phone issues may prevent you from reaching someone. Dial ext. #3300!

Check campground open/closed status.

“Temporary Limited Access Notice for Nellie Trailhead: Due to the Upper Billy Creek Campground Rehabilitation Project construction, the Nellie Trailhead will be closed to vehicle access from Monday, July 25th through Thursday, July 28th . Foot traffic will continue to be permitted. 

The 90 day comment period on the Draft Environmental Statement and the Forest Plan ends August 25th, click here to submit comments.

You can get a campfire permit online!

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