Alerts & Notices

Turtle crossing sign       Ice Cave on the Mystic Ranger District









  • Martin Trail System Trail Closures
  • Cleopatra Road (FSR 186.2)
  • Attention Cavers and Spelunkers
  • Please Use Caution When Entering the Black Elk Wilderness
  • Logging operations continue on Centennial Trail 89, near Dalton Lake


Health & Safety

Warnings on ticks, viruses and other to help you safely enjoy your time in the Black Hills National Forest.


Information on current fire activity and conditions.

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Public Notices

Black Hills National Forest - Special Orders

A list of all of the Black Hills National Forest special orders, including area & road closures.

Regional - Special Orders

A list of Special Orders from the Regional Office located in Denver, CO.