Please be aware of all Special Orders, Conditions, and Public Notices when visiting the Wayne National Forest. This information can assist you in preparing for a safe visit. Special Orders update the legal usage of the forest and may change as conditions or land management requirements evolve.
Special Orders establish certain travel regulations, closures, and other restrictions on the use of the Forest for public health and safety purposes, or to protect natural resources. Please direct specific questions regarding a special order to your local District Ranger's office.
|14-01-2018||Prohibitions on the Wayne National Forest||10/01/2018||11/30/2023|
|14-01-2015||Closure Order for underground mines, tunnels and iron furnaces||3/23/2015||Indef.|
|14-01-2017||Telegraph Trail Closure Order||09/06/2017||Indef.|
Daily Closures for Telegraph Trail
Date(s): Aug 3, 2020
Prohibits entering and/or occupying the area of the Shawnee Lookout Tower.
Closes Lewis Lake Fishing Site for reasons of public health and safety.