Alerts & Notices

Current Conditions

Information about current conditions is offered here for general reference and can change rapidly. Please be prepared when you are embarking on an outdoor adventure.


Recreation Site Conditions

Please check our recreation page for trip planning information. Contact the ranger district office near the location you want to visit for current information.


Road Conditions

Before heading out into the forest, check out road conditions in and around the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest. 



National Weather Service links to information on current weather conditions.


Current Fire Information

As fire danger increases, learn more about public use restrictions that may be put in place to reduce the risk of a wildfire. 


  • Stage 1 Fire Restrictions: Santa Rosa Ranger District
  • Temporary Shooting Restriction: Carson Ranger District
  • Stage 1 Fire Restrictions: Spring Mountain NRA
  • Temporary One-year Shooting Closure: Lovell Canyon, Spring Mountains NRA
  • Regional Order #R4-2014-01 - Explosives and Exploding Targets - July 23, 2014
  • Safety around Marijuana Grow Sites
  • Carson Ranger District - Dog Leash Requirement
  • Carson District-Occupancy Use & Restrictions Whites,Thomas,and Jones Creek Areas

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  • Critical Update on Campground and Road Closures
  • Critical Forest Order 04-17-15-03 Bridgeport Ranger District Pine Nut Closure 05-08-15
  • Critical Forest Order 04-17-15-01 SMNRA Rainbow Canyon Area Closure 04-26-15
  • Critical Prohibitions in the Hoover Wilderness and Bridgeport Winter Rec Area
  • Arrowhawk Jones Creek Area, Trail and Road Closure Order
  • Long Valley Area and Road Closure Order Revised
  • Long Valley Area and Road Closure Order
  • Forest Order 04-17-13-23 - Carpenter 1 Harris Springs Area Closure - 11-20-2013

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