Welcome to the Stanislaus National Forest, where you can fish in over 800 miles of rivers and streams, stay in a campground, or hike into the backcountry seeking pristine solitude. You can swim near a sandy beach or wade into cold clear streams cooling your feet while lost in the beauty of nature, raft the exciting Tuolumne River, or canoe one of the many gorgeous lakes. You can ride a horse, a mountain bike or a snowmobile. Clearly the choice is yours in the special places of the Stanislaus National Forest. Read more...
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Latest Forest Information
Forest seasonal roads and trails open April 15. For more information contact 209-532-3671.
Rim Reforestation Notice of Intent is now available. Click here to view
The Stanislaus National Forest has a Facebook! Click here
Motorized Travel Management information, maps and documents for the Final Environmental Impact Statement phase of the project are currently available.
Motor Vehicle Use Mapsdisplay roads and trails that are open for motor vehicle use by the public on the Stanislaus National Forest. The free maps also display public and private land ownership, plus any seasonal closures or restrictions by vehicle type.