The Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest is located in the north center part of Utah.
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Timber Sales
Silver Lake Flat 148 cords of wood in 5 decks for sale as fuelwood.

Firewood cutting information
PLEASE DO NOT CALL 911 about the Houndstooth Fire located in Ferguson Canyon, Twin Peaks Wilderness, we know that the fire is there and the fire was caused by lightning and we are allowing in to
play its natural role, improving forest health and reducing hazardous fuels.

Employment Information

Campground/Picnic Area, Trail and Road Conditions

Be Bear Aware

Dispersed camping 14 day stay limit

Fire/Prescribed Fire Information



Seasonal Wildland Seasonal/Temporary Firefighting Positions

Current Fires on the Forest
SawMill, Jocks Canyon, Pack and Two Tom Fires, Spanish Fork Ranger District
Houndstooth Fire, Salt Lake Ranger District DO NOT CALL 911 to report the fire
Indian Treaty Fire, Heber-Kamas Ranger District
Mahogany Fire, Pleasant Grove Ranger District
West Government Creek Fire, Spanish Fork Ranger District
Willow Creek Fire, Heber-Kamas Ranger District
Twin Peaks Fire, Heber-Kamas Ranger District
Davenport Fire, Salt Lake Ranger District
Peterson Hollow Fire,  Logan Ranger District
Taylors Canyon Fire Ogden Ranger District
Andrews Ridge Fire Spanish Fork Ranger District
Mineral Fork and Little Willow Creek, Salt Lake Ranger District
Box Canyon Heber-Kamas Ranger District
Outlook Fire Evanston/Mt. View Ranger Districts
Sheep Creek fire Spanish Fork Ranger District
Corner Canyon and Jacobs Ladder fires Salt Lake Ranger District have been declared out.
Tokewanna Fire, Evanston/Mt. View Ranger Districts


Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest Prescribed Fire Info
Logan Ranger District: Blacksmith Fork
Heber-Kamas Ranger District: Ponderosa Pine Restoration Project 
Evanston-Mt. View Ranger Disricts: Hoop Lake and Mill City

Forest Issues

Latest News on the Greater Sage-Grouse Conservation Effort

This Record Of Decision(ROD) is the culmination of an unprecedented planning effort in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Interior, BLM to conserve Greater Sage-grouse (GRSG) habitat on National Forest System (NFS) lands that are administered by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service and BLM-administered lands.  The Forest Service, as a cooperating agency with the BLM, has developed a targeted, multi-tiered, collaborative landscape-level conservation strategy.  This ROD approves the attached LMP amendments for the GRSG Great Basin planning region for the Curlew National Grassland and the Ashley, Beaverhead-Deerlodge, Boise, Caribou-Targhee, Dixie, Fishlake, Humboldt-Toiyabe, Manti-La Sal, Salmon-Challis, Sawtooth, and Uinta-Wasatch- Cache National Forests.
US Forest Service making a difference for Sage-Grouse
and the sagebrush ecosystem video  

 

Recent News


Features

Surveying Pika Populations Above Brighton

The American pika is a low-profile mammal that lives at high altitudes. Related to rabbits and hares, these small, big-eyed creatures spend much of the summer preparing for a harsh winter high above the timberline. Starting in mid-September, a DWR biologist will visit an established pika area above Brighton ski resort to check on population growth.

Spotlights

Cottonwood Canyon Foundation Free Snowshoe Tours on Salt Lake Ranger District

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

Cottonwood Canyons Foundation invites you: 2015/2016 FREE Snowshoe With a Naturalist Tour. Learn about the natural and cultural history of the canyons on the Salt Lake Ranger District.

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...

Spanish Fork Joint Landscape Restoration Partnership Vernon Project

This photo shows the reduction of vegetation and improvement of rangelands

The Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest Spanish Fork Ranger District recently received the Joint Chief’s Grant for restoration projects in the Vernon Management Unit.