Forest Orders on the Deschutes National Forest

  • Wilderness Permit, Camping, and Fire Restrictions Order (Effective May 1, 2020, Order #06-01-20-01)
    • Describes the special restrictions and prohibitions for Wilderness areas on the Deschutes and Willamette National Forests.
    • This Order becomes effetive at 8:00 a.m., May 1, 2020, and will remain in force until 11:59 p.m., April 30, 2024, or the Order is rescinded.
  • Cave Resource Protection Forest Order (Effective April 1, Order #06-01-21-02)
    • Describes the prohibitions for entering or exploring caves or areas near caves on the Deschutes National Forest.
    • This Order becomes effective April 1, 2021, and will remain in force until March 31, 2026, or the Order is rescinded.
  • Camping and Campfire Forest Order (Effective April 6, 2021, Order #06-01-21-01)
    • Describes where camping and campfires are prohibited on the Deschutes National Forest.
    • This Order becomes effective April 6, 2021, and will remain in force until April 5, 2026, or the Order is rescinded. 
  • Pacific Northwest Region Explosives and Exploding Targets Prohibition Order (Effeective June 22, 2022, #06-00-00-22-01)
    • Describes the prohibition of fireworks and explosives on National Forest System lands administered by the Pacific Northwest Region.
    • This Order shall become effective for a period of three (3) years from the date signed unless rescinded.
  • Deschutes 14-Day Camping Order (Effective November 7, 2022, Order #6-01-22-07)
    • Describes the prohibition of camping or otherwise occupying a single location for a period longer than 14 consecuative calendar days.
    • Describes the prohibition of camping, occupying, or otherwise leaving camping equipment and/or related supplies at any location on all national Forest lands described in order for more than 28 calendar days total during a calendar year.
    • This Order becomes effective November 7, 2022, through November 6, 2024, unless rescinded earlier.​
  • Temporary Campfire Prohibition (Effective June 1, 2023, Order #06-01-01-23-04)

    • This order is effective June 1, 2023, through November 30, 2023, or until rescinded.

    • Prohibits buiding, maintaining, attending or using a fire, campfire or stove fire, including charcoal fire in area described within order and depicted by this vicinity map