Important Message on Our COVID-19 Response

The Umpqua National Forest offices are closed to the general public and have implemented virtual services to protect the health and safety of employees and members of the public. We are following guidance from Federal, State and County authorities as we respond to the COVID-19 crisis. Customers needing information, permits and maps are encouraged to call during regular business hours. We are open for virtual services Monday through Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., excluding Federal holidays.

Fire and Weather Updates

If you discover a fire in the forest, including an unattended campfire, please call 911 as soon as possible.

Road and Sno-Park Conditions

  • Know before you go. View highway conditions and webcams TripCheck. Please call our ranger stations to learn about current conditions of Forest Service roads.
  • Always carry a paper map. Cell service may be unavailable on the Forest and GPS is unreliable.
  • Keep in mind that many Forest Service roads require high clearance vehicles and may be impassable in the winter.
  • Obtain a Sno-Park permit from the Oregon Department of Transportation.

Blue-Green Algae Health Concerns

Streamflow and Flood Information


  • Emergency Fire Closure Order and Map
  • Stay Limit on the Umpqua National Forest
  • How the Forest is Dealing with COVID-19

Public Notices

Forest Order 06-15-03-22-458

Forest Order 06-15-03-22-458 opens the Umpqua Hot Springs for day-use only and limits parking to the Umpqua Hot Spring Trailhead parking lot. This order is effective beginning April 1, 2022 and will expire on April 1, 2024 unless sooner rescinded. Read the full closure order here.

Forest Order 06-15-00-21-455 Dated 11/12/2021

The emergency fire closure area associated with the Jack Fire, Rough Patch Complex, and Devil's Knob Complex has been reduced in size. This order is effective beginning November 12, 2021 and will expire on May 31, 2022 unless sooner rescinded. Read the full closure order here.

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