Alerts & Notices

April 17, 2018 - Robbinsville, NC - Dispersed campsites A5, A7, and A9 on Santeetlah Road on the Cheoah Ranger District, Nantahala National Forest, will be temporarily closed due to logging operations in the area. The closure is expected to be in effect from April 23 through July 20, 2018. 

See the closure order and color map of the area.

For more information, contact the Cheoah Ranger District at 828-479-6431.


  • Some dispersed campsites on Santeetlah Road on Cheoah RD temporarily closed
  • Bear activity in Panthertown Valley
  • The 2018 climbing closure to protect rare falconsĀ is now in effect
  • Flanners Beach Campgrounds temporarily closed
  • Croatan Plans Burn 4/18
  • Prescribed burn planned today, Saturday, April 14, on Croatan National Forest
  • Planned burn on Nantahala Ranger District 4/5
  • Hanging Dog Campground will not re-open

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  • Emergency Temporary Closure of four Croatan National Forest Roads