Alerts & Notices


  Be aware that the condition of forest roads and recreation trails  can
  change dramatically without warning; wind and rain events can have
  substantial and detrimental effects on road and trail conditions
  causing hazards and obstructions to travel. It is advisable to consult your
  local office before your trip. Please exercise 
caution and good judgement
  while traversing on roads that are still muddy 
and/or snow covered. Have
  a safe trip!

2020 Winter Flooding

Forest Orders

Forest Orders are legal prohibitions which are issued by a National Forest Officer when necessary for the protection or administration of the National Forest or for promotion of public health, safety or welfare. 


Current Conditions

Current conditions including weather, wildfire information, public-use restrictions and more.

Public-use restrictions including restrictions on campfires, wood stoves, briquettes and smoking are in effect.

Recreation Reports by district


  • Providing Service during COVID-19
  • Umatilla Forest issues temporary road and trail closures due to flood damage
  • Maintenance on Olive Lake Dam closes small portion of lake to public access.
  • Spring Advisory-Know road conditions and be prepared!
  • Burnt Cabin Trail Bridge Closed
  • Umatilla NF to offer free personal-use firewood authorizations until June 1
  • Little Phillips Creek Culvert Removal

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  • Critical Forest Service Road 5326 closed due to flooding

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