Alerts & Notices

Safety First

Safety FirstBe well informed and prepared for your visit to the forest. There is little to no cell reception in most of the forest. Download information or maps before your trip.

Check this page for information on alerts, advisories, notices and closures. Links to current road information are on the right side of this page.

To report an emergency, please call 911.

Identifying emergency resources before your trip may help save precious time in an emergency. Search and Rescue, Wilderness Travel, and Emergency Planning.

Public Notices

Regional Foresters and Forest Supervisors may issue orders that close or restrict use of certain areas. Forest Orders are implemented to protect public safety, prevent resource damage, preserve a particular area, protect wildlife populations, and many other reasons. Forest Orders are available to view at the Forest Supervisor and Ranger District Offices.
General Regulations and Forest Orders.