Alerts & Notices

Storm Damage 2017

Storm Damage 2017 mapThis winter a series of strong storms hit California, causing extensive damage to roads, trails, infrastructure and ecosystems on California's national forests. This map will help you determine where road damage has occurred and how it might impact your plans to visit the national forest.

While the map is linked directly to the Forest Service database and is kept as current as possible, please contact your local Forest Service office for the most complete and up-to-date information on road and trail damage or closures.

Safety First

Safety FirstPlease be aware of these alerts and notices as 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.



  • Young (not Young's) fire and the Oak (formerly Prescott) Fire Order No 10-17-09
  • Gasquet Ranger District/SRNRA Emergency Closure Order 10-17-07
  • Gasquet Ranger District Road Closure - Forest Order No. 10-17-04
  • River Complex Closure Order 10-15-11 -- Terminated
  • Nickowitz Fire Closure Order No 10-15-09
  • Gasquet Closure Order 10-15-08 -- Terminated
  • River Complex Closure Order 10-15-02
  • River Complex Closure Order 15-14-04 (Shasta-Trinity NF)

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Public Notices

Forest Rules

As a visitor to the National Forests, you are asked to follow certain rules designed to protect the Forests and the natural environment, to ensure the health and safety of visitors, and to promote pleasant and rewarding outdoor recreation experience for all visitors.