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


  • Red River Gorge Updates, 3/19/2019
  • Twin Knobs Campground on Cave Run Lake now open
  • Zilpo Campground closed due to flooding
  • Angel Mountain Road on Stearns District temporarily closed
  • Sawyer and Noes boat ramps closed
  • Landslide near Clear Creek Picnic Area
  • Turkey Foot FS Road 4 Temporarily Closed
  • Bee Rock campground and boat ramp closed due to flooding

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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.