Safety tip: If you'll be going into an area that is unfamiliar to you, take along someone who knows the area or at least speak with those who do before you set out. If an area is closed, do not go there. Please report any recreation site damage to your local ranger district office.

Current Fires, Emergencies, and Fire Precaution Levels

Know Before You Go, for information on local fire activity and IFPLs, please visit:

Northeast Washington Interagency Communication Center (NEWICC)

Be Aware of Bears

Bear Aware Information




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    Current weather conditions from the National Weather Service. Choose 'Colville' on the site's map.

  • Washington Department of Transportation OffSite Link

    Current road conditions from the Washington State Department of Transportation.

  • Northwest Avalanche Center OffSite Link

    Visit the Northwest Avalanche Center for winter recreationists interested in checking snow conditions before venturing out on a snow activity.