Alerts & Notices

Forest Orders

View a list of current Forest Orders

An order may close an area to entry or may restrict the use of an area by applying prohibitions authorized in the Code of Federal Regulations.

Campfire Restrictions

Forest-wide Prescribed Fire Activity - Interactive Map

Methow Valley Ranger District Prescribed Fire Information

Trail / Campground / Road Reports

Updates for trails, campgrounds and forest roads are available here or by Ranger District:

Fire Management


  • Lake Chelan: Lakeshore Trail and ferry access due to Prince Creek bridge washout
  • Naches Area: Wildfire Area Closure near White Pass and Rimrock Lake
  • Entiat - Lake Wenatchee Area: Upper Mad River Seasonal Trail Closure
  • Interactive Closures Map
  • Target Shooting Info
  • Cle Elum Area: Vehicle Weight Limits set for two Bridges
  • Leavenworth Area: Eightmile Lake Dam Repair
  • Leavenworth Area: Chiwawa River Trail Closure

View More Alerts


  • Upper Mad River Seasonal Closure
  • Cle Elum Area-Table Mtn Seasonal Closure
  • Winthrop Area-Volstead Road Closure
  • Leavenworth Area-Tumwater Campground & Chiwaukum Dispersed Sites Closed
  • Cle Elum-Roslyn Area-Wish Poosh Campground Closure
  • Leavenworth Area- Tumwater Campground Closure