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.


  • 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


Road Conditions

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

Public Notices

Little Black Fork Day Use Area - Closure Order #09-21-18-09

The Monongahela National Forest has issued an order prohibiting roadside camping and being on National Forest lands after sundown to before sunrise along County Route 6 north of Stuart Recreation Area.  Please see the attached closure order for more information and a map. 

09-21-18-02: Emergency Closures Along ACP Construction Corridor

To provide for public safety, Monongahela National Forest land in the Atlantic Coast Pipeline's construction corridor has been closed to all public entry. Forest Service roads that cross the pipeline corridor are closed when construction is occuring in their area. 

See full Order and map for more information. 

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