Areas closed on the Sam Houston N.F. due to storm damage
The west side of the Sam Houston Motorized Trail and the Lone Star Hiking Trail from Richards Trailhead on Forest Service Road 219 to Bethel Trailhead on Forest Service Road 211 are closed for damage assessment and clean up.
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]
Monday - May 4, 2015 - Controlled burns
The Sabine N.F. will be conducting a 2,747-acre controlled burn today around the Boles Field Recreation Area off Farm Market Hwy 2694 (see BLOCK A & B on attached map). Winds are predicted from the Southeast. Please slow down, use your low beams and drive cautiously if you encounter smoke while driving in this area.
If you have questions or concerns about this burn, please call the Sabine Ranger District office at 409-625-1940 or 866-235-1750.
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.