Alerts & Notices

Forest Orders

We may occasionally close roads or parts of the forest for the safety of people or to protect natural resources. Current Forest Orders can be viewed below under Alerts and under Closures, below. 


For the latest information about fire activity in the forest, visit our Current Fire Information page.


  • Garfield Mountain Recommended Wilderness Area
  • Torrey Mountain Recommended Wilderness Area
  • All Fire Restrictions on the B-D NF Lifted as of noon September 15, 2017
  • Off-Highway Vehicle Record of Decision (2017-BD-002)
  • Italian Peaks Recommended Wilderness Area
  • Indian Creek Trail: Wonder Ranch Court Decision
  • Forest Plan Travel Management - Mt Jefferson Recommended Wilderness
  • Forest Plan Travel Management (2010-BD-032)

View More Alerts


  • NFS Road #169 (Racetrack Road) Closed To Full Size Vehicles
  • Birch Creek Center Hazard Tree Reduction Temporary Area Closure
  • Meyers Fire Trail Closures, 09-22-2017
  • Little Hogback Fire Closures Rescinded as of 12 pm, 09/19/2017
  • Beal Mountain Mine Area and Road Closure
  • Basin Creek Reservoir Area Closure



Before traveling or going outdoors to play, it's good to check the current weather and weather forecast. Especially in mountainous areas, local conditions can change quickly. Be well prepared so you can enjoy your trip!

Road Conditions

Know the condition and status of highways and roads en route to your destination. Good planning can save you time!