Alerts & Notices

We may occasionally close roads or parts of the forest for the safety of people or to protect natural resources. For more details, see the Public Notices or Closures section below or call one of our offices.

Alerts


  • Williams River Road Closed for Emergency Repairs
  • Two Campgrounds Closed Due to Potential Flooding
  • Lane Closure on Highland Scenic Highway until Further Notice
  • Closure Order Issued for the WB Xpress Construction Project
  • Caution Advised During Corridor H Project near Parsons
  • Closure Order Issued for the ACP Construction Project
  • Temporary Detours on Three Trails Beginning January 2018
  • Firewood Alert

Closures


  • Blue Bend Beach Access - Closure Order #09-21-18-12
  • Forest Road 101 Slope Repair - Closure Order #09-21-18-14

Conditions

Road Conditions

Road conditions in West Virginia can vary greatly and change quickly, especially in the winter.


Public Notices

Forest Road 86 - Williams River Road - Closure Order #09-21-18-17

The Monongahela National Forest has issued an order closing Williams River Road (FR 86) to motor vehicle use between Tea Creek Campground and the gate near Laurel Run in order to complete emergency repairs.  Pedestrians, bicyclists and equestrians are allowed to use the road.  Please see the closure order for more information and a map.

WB Xpress Pipeline Construction Project - Closure Order #09-21-18-03

The Monongahela National Forest has issued an order closing the WB Xpress pipeline construction corridor to all public entry.  Roads and trails that cross the construction corridor are open for public use unless construction activity is occurring and the road/trail is closed with a sign, gate or barricade.  Please see the attached closure order for more information and a map.


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