Alerts & Notices

Before visiting the Daniel Boone National Forest, there is information you should know about. In the Alert section you will find information about current conditions and closures on the forest.

Rules and regulationsWe want your visit to be an enjoyable one. By following national forest rules and regulations, your outdoor recreation experience should prove rewarding and other visitors will likewise enjoy their visits. Please visit the rules and regulations page for more information.

Region 8 Safety Information

Turn Around, Don't Drown Information


  • Forest is open; offices moved to virtual work
  • KY 1274 in Menifee County to be closed for rockfall mitigation project
  • Landslide near Clear Creek Picnic Area
  • Campfire Alternatives
  • Turkey Foot FS Road 4 Temporarily Closed
  • Lockegee Road closed due to landslide
  • Closed: Lakeside South Trail #412, London District
  • Road closures on Stearns District

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Weather Conditions

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.