Alerts & Notices

Avalanche Information

For avalanche conditions, training and other related information visit the Flathead Avalanche Center.


Fires & Emergencies -

The National Interagency Fire Center (NIFC) posts a new Situation Report every day. This is a national report that summarizes information on current large fires, gives an outlook for the day, provides the total number of fires and acreage burned, as well as the current number of committed resources.


Travel Information -

Montana weather conditions can change quickly and road conditions vary based on weather and road construction activity, so please review travel information before visiting the forest.

Montana Road Report



  • Bob Marshall Wilderness Complex Trail and Area Closures
  • Updated 9/26/17 (Rd. 114 Opened) - Gibralter Ridge & Weasel Fire Closures
  • D04-145-S-17 Trail Closures Due to Monahan Fire, Spotted Bear RD
  • D04-145-S-17 Trail Closures Due to Rice Ridge Fire, Spotted Bear RD
  • Road Restriction Order D06-137-S-17, Essex Creek Road 1640, Slippery Bill Area