Alerts & Notices

For the latest information about fire activity on the forest, visit the Coeur d'Alene Interagency Dispatch Center web site.



  • St. Joe Ranger District Closes Homestead Creek Road
  • Trestle Creek Fire Closure (multi road/trail)
  • Temporary ClosureTrails #312 (Hughes Fork Trail) & #512 (Shedroof Divide Trail)
  • Coeur d'Alene River Ranger District Closure No. 01-04-03-17-010
  • St. Joe Closure No. 01-04-04-17-003
  • Bonners Ferry Trail Closure 01-04-07-17-11
  • Priest Lake Closure No. 01-04-08-17-003
  • Fernan Lake Road Closure No. 01-04-03-16-008

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Current Conditions

Don't let a surprise storm catch you unaware! Check the weather before you leave for your favorite spot.

Road Conditions

Road Conditions will be updated every Friday. We recommend to check road updates and or contact your local Forest Service Office before venturing into the woods.

Key Contacts

IPNF Public Affairs Officer
Shoshana Cooper
(208) 765-7211

Idaho Panhandle Avalanche Center (IPAC)

Kevin Davis
(208) 265-6686

Jeff Thompson
(208) 263-6635

Coeur d'Alene and Silver Valley:
Melissa Hendrickson
(208) 769-3067

Kootenai Area -
Libby, MT:
Ben Bernall
(406) 295-7555