Alerts & Notices

Safety First

Safety FirstPlease be aware of these alerts and notices because many unexpected situations can present difficult challenges for forest visitors.

Be well informed and prepared for your next visit to the forest.

Before venturing out, contact the nearest Forest Service office for recent information on alerts, advisories, notices and closures.

To report an emergency, please call 911.


  • Forest Order No. 06-21-02: Hog and Sheep Area Closures

Public Notices

Forest Regulations and Forest Orders

Forest Officers are empowered to enforce the Federal Regulations which the rules listed here are taken from. Please take time to read and understand them.

Forest Order No. 06-16-01 NFSR and Trail Closure for Seasonal Snow Grooming

Pursuant to 36 CFR 261.50(b) and 16 USC 551, and to provide for public safety and protect natural resources, the following acts are prohibited within the Lassen National Forest. For the purposes of this Order, a wheelchair is not considered to be a motor vehicle. This Order is effective from January 7, 2016, through March 31, 2016. 

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