The Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest is located in the north center part of Utah.
Where is this Forest?


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What's Happening?

Celebration of our wildflowers at Brighton, Solitude, Alta, Snowbird. 

Pleasant Grove Ranger District:
Y Fire
  July 26, 2014 Update   July 25, 2014 Update  
July 24, 2014 Update

South Fork Fire July 26, 2014 Final Update
 July 25, 2014 Update  July 24th Update 

Spanish Fork Ranger District:
Black Fire 
July 26, 2014 Update July 25, 2014 PM Update  
July 25, 2014 AM Update July 24, 2014 Update

Ether Fire: located east of Mapleton,  2 acres, lightning caused,  the fire is in steep and inaccessible terrain. This fire has received 10,000 gallons of dropped water, no smoke was visible today and now continues to be monitored. 

Spring Canyon Fire: July 27, 2014 Update July26, 2104 Update

Photo of Type 1 (heavy) helicopter photo taken by Kim Osborn 
This photo is of a Type 1 helicopter on the Spring Canyon Fire July 26, 2014










The Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest is proposing changes to two large recreation fee areas with standard amenities, American Fork Canyon and Mirror Lake Scenic Byway

Requesting public comments to proposed administrative change to Management Indicator Species monitoring

Please remember before you leave the Forest that your campfire is completely out and is cold before leaving. View our campfire video

Uinta Express Pipeline Environmental Impact Statement

Individuals are being sought to represent a variety of interests on the Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest Resource Advisory Committee (RAC).
Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest Resource Advisory Committee.
Please submit Title II Project Proposal Forms to

 Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest Prescribed Fire Info 

  OutReach Notices -The Uinta-Wasatch-Cache is outreaching to fill a Permanent Full-Time (PFT) Range Specialist, GS 0454-11 position for the Ogden and Logan Ranger Districts Outreach Notice 

Seasonal / Temporary Employment

Campground/Picnic Area, Trail and Road Conditions

Salt Lake Ranger Distric- (801) 733-2660
Campground/Picnic Areas/Road/Trails Update  Updated July 3, 2014  There will be ½ marathon August 23 in Little Cottonwood Canyon from Alta to Sandy.  Little Cottonwood Canyon will be closed that morning from 0600 to 0830.  

Pleasant Grove Ranger District - (801) 785-3563 
Campground/Picnic Areas/Roads/Trails Update   Updated July 15, 2014
Heber-Kamas Ranger District - (435) 654-0470 or (435) 783-4338
Campground/Picnic Areas/Roads/Trails Update  Updated July 3, 2014
Evanston-Mountain View Ranger District - (307) 789-3194 or (307) 782-6555 
Evanston Recreation Update Updated July 18, 2014
Mt.View Recreation Update Updated June 27, 2014
Ogden Ranger District- (801) 625-5112 
Campground/Picnic Areas/Roads/Trails Update  Updated July 15, 2014 
Volunteer Projects on the Ogden and Logan Ranger Districts 
 Questar pipeline replacemnt project in Weber Canyon has begun. Interstate 84 eastbound will be down to one lane everyday from 6:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. except on Saturdays. The project is expected to be completed by November 1, 2014.      

Logan Ranger District - (435) 755-3620 
Campground/Picnic Areas/Roads/Trails Update  Updated July 24, 2014

Spanish Fork Ranger District - (801) 798-3571
Campgrounds/Picnic Areas/Roads/Trails Updates Updated June 6, 2014.

2014 Rainbow Family Gathering

 Latest News on the Greater Sage-Grouse Conservation Effort 

Cover page for the Utah Greater Sage-Grouse Draft Environment Impact Statement

Recent News


Outdoor Educational Programs on the Salt Lake Ranger District

This photo shows children learning about the Salt Lake City Watershed while on a snowshoe tour

Outdoor educational programs availabe on the Salt Laker Ranger District in partnership with Cottonwood Canyon Foundation, Salt Lake City Deptatment of Public Utilities and REI

Wasatch Legacy Project

Wasatch Legacy Project

Learn more about the Wasatch Water Legacy Partnership (WWLP).


Beetle Activity on the Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest

Beetle activity east side of Bridger Lake

The Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest is experiencing significant beetle activity, reaching epidemic levels in some areas particularly on the North Sl...

Forest Photo Gallery

Willard Peak Wildflowers

Photos of the spectacular scenery and recreation opportunities on the Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest.


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