Current Conditions Information

All Current Conditions information is for general reference. Conditions can change rapidly, especially during fall, spring and winter. Please be prepared!

Learn & know the special safety issues for whatever activity you are planning and be prepared with adequate clothing, footwear, maps, compass, water, gear, etc. Please check our Recreation Current Conditions Table below the map on our Recreation page for changing conditions and our Alerts and Notices page before heading out!



  • Road conditions are subject to change without notice and the information presented online may not immediately reflect these changing conditions. Always call the local Forest Service office for the latest updates.
  • When on single lane Roads use extreme caution. Use turnouts, and make sure you can stop in half your sight distance. High clearance vehicles are required on many Roads. Most Roads are not patrolled, so be careful so you do not become stuck.
  • Helpful tips about Traveling on Forest Roads (Adobe PDF, 256 KB) 
  • Be prepared for extreme changes in weather conditions.
  • There are remote snow guage stations in the Forest. To see the amounts go to the Washington Snotell sites on the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Services website.