The following recreation areas on the Sam Houston National Forest are temporarily closed due to flooded roads and the threat of falling trees:
Stubblefield Recreation Area (Note: The bridge on Stubblefield Lake Road will be closed to traffic for repair by Walker County from July 11 through August 4.)
The U.S. Forest Service manages approximately 675,000 acres of public land in Texas. This land is divided into four National Forests in east Texas and the Caddo-Lyndon B. Johnson National Grasslands in northeast Texas. [Read more]
Closed areas in the National Forests and Grasslands in Texas
Due to storms and excessive rainfall, portions of roads, trails and recreation areas are closed. See the list of closed roads and areas here.
The USDA Forest Service's Plant-A-Tree Program enables individuals or groups to contribute funds for planting trees on National Forests. Donations may be made to honor or memorialize friends or relatives.