Alerts & Notices

Safety First

Safety FirstPlease be aware of these alerts and notices as many unexpected situations can present difficult challenges for forest visitors.

Be well informed and prepared for your next visit to the forest.

Before venturing out, please contact the nearest Forest Service Office for recent information on alerts, advisories, notices and closures.

To report an emergency, please call 911.


Important Updates

Dam removal to begin on the Trabuco Ranger District starting late January through mid May. Closure orders will be posted in short durations while blasting is conducted.

Three Sisters and Cedar Creek Falls will be subject to emergency closures during extreme temperature events; check here for updates

Prescribed burns will be done intermittently on each district through the winter and spring season


  • News Release California State Parks OHMVR Grant Application seeks public comment
  • Cedar Creek and Three Sisters Hazardous Conditions
  • Prescribed Burn Plans


  • Critical Extended Wildomar Closure and BAER Report