Most National Forest System lands are open, free of charge for your use and enjoyment. Entrance and user fees may be charged at some areas. Some of the areas are operated by private concessionaires under special use permits issued by the Forest Service. Please practice Safety and Leave No Trace to make your visit safe and enjoyable while protecting resources we all enjoy.
Mirror Lake reservation dates were scheduled to start on July 17, 2015. Engineering would like to attempt to schedule slurry seal sometime in late June with how warm everything is getting and how quickly the snow is melting. The slurry seal dates can be changed based on the current conditions. The contractor will want to keep an eye out for the perfect day and overnight temp, so that could move the dates as well. Depending on temperature if could happen in early July, but not around the 4th of July.
Heading east from Kamas through the national forest, Mirror Lake Highway is one of the most popular mountain routes in the state. The road winds through farm and ranch lands and rises to heavily forested, mountain terrain, accented by meadows and rugged peaks. There are numerous access points into the High Uinta Wilderness along this byway.