Be informed about avalanche dangers. Carry safety equipment such as avalanche beacons, shovels, and probes. For the latest avalanche conditions you can go to www.utahavalanchecenter.org or twitter UACWasatch or #utavy or call 888-999-4019, Safety tips to practice this winter while recreating on the Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest.
Call ahead for current conditions
Make sure your vehicle is in good operating condition and contains an adequate level of fuel and have properly fitting tire chains and know how to install them
Leave your itinerary with a friend or family member
Never travel alone and take along your cell phone and a map
Wear appropriate clothing and footwear
Always carry extra clothing, food, water, flashlight, first aid kit, matches, and a small shovel
If you become injured or lost, stay calm and seek shelter from the elements, but do not stray from your planned route.
Ski Trail Info
Pleasant Grove Ranger District: The Little Mill Ski area is now being groomed 2-3 times per week, and one time just before weekends, on Fridays.
Salt Lake Ranger District: The Mill Creek ski trail was groomed and set track, Wednesday, January 14th. Excellent conditions. Will groom again Friday, January 16th then Monday on the Holiday, January 19th.
Heber-Kamas Ranger District: The Beaver Creek ski trail, on the Heber-Kamas Ranger District was groomed Tuesday, January 13th. With the warm weather the snow has been melting and refreezing so conditions are not ideal for skiing. Dogs are allowed on odd days. The trail will be groomed again when it snows.
Pleasant Grove Ranger District: The gates are now open for snowmobiling at Pine Hollow and Tibble Fork.
Fire/Prescribed Fire Information
Heber-Kamas Ranger District: Crews successfuly implemented restoration units 1 (22 acres) and 2 (4 acres) on Wednesday, October 29th. On Thursday, October 30th crews preped and blacklined unit 6 (270 acres) and successfuly treated the unit. Ponderosa Pine Restoration poject.
Spanish Fork Ranger District: Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest fire management personnel, in partnership with the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources and Utah Partners for Conservation and Development, successfully treated the prescribed fire unit of the Bartholomew Canyon Vegetation Treatment project. Bartholomew Canyon Prescribed Burn Successfuly Implemented
Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest Prescribed Fire Info
Deputy Forest Supervisor Outreach Notice
Seasonal / Temporary Employment!
Fire Management Positions Outreach
Forest Fuels Specialist Outreach permanent position
Campground/Picnic Area, Trail and Road Conditions
Salt Lake Ranger District - (801) 733-2660
Campground/Picnic Areas/Road/Trails Update Updated November 25, 2014
Pleasant Grove Ranger District - (801) 785-3563
Cascade Springs Trail is temporarily closed due to removal of old asphalt and preparing the trail for new asphalt which will improve accessibililty on the trail in the Spring of 2015
Campground/Picnic Areas/Roads/Trails Update Updated December 1, 2014 Road Conditions Nov. 19, 2014
Heber-Kamas Ranger District - (435) 654-0470 or (435) 783-4338
Campground/Picnic Areas/Roads/Trails Update Updated October 2, 2014
Evanston-Mountain View Ranger District - (307) 789-3194 or (307) 782-6555
Evanston Recreation Update Updated November 19, 2014
Mt.View Recreation Update Updated October 1, 2014
Ogden Ranger District- (801) 625-5112
Campground/Picnic Areas/Roads/Trails Update Updated December 24, 2014
Volunteer Projects on the Ogden and Logan Ranger Districts
Logan Ranger District - (435) 755-3620
Campground/Picnic Areas/Roads/Trails Update
Updated December 1, 2014
Spanish Fork Ranger District - (801) 798-3571
Campgrounds/Picnic Areas/Roads/Trails Updates Updated November 26, 2014. Road Closures Nov. 25, 2014
Latest News on the Greater Sage-Grouse Conservation Effort