Forest & Regional Orders

 

Forest-wide or Multi-District

Order (pdf)

Quick Subject

The Seasonal Road and Trail Closure is NOT in effect.

During the winter and spring months vehicle use on dirt roads and trails is prohibited.

  • Every Year: January 1 through March 31 unless extended.
  • Shoulder Period: A forest order would be issued to go into the closure early or extend the closure based on forest conditions at the time.

Vehicle

03-20-18 Ski Resort Winter Vehicle Restrictions

  • December 12, 2020 through December 31, 2022

Vehicle

03-20-10 Camping Limits per District (10 days for undeveloped area and 14 days for developed campground)

  • September 28, 2020 through September 27, 2022

Occupancy

Travel Management Designation - Link to project information

  • Allows highway legal and non-highway legal motor vehicle use by the public on 1,002 miles of ML-2 native surfaced roads. In addition, there are 635 miles of surfaced roads suitable for passenger cars that were not a part of this decision.

  • Allows motorcycle, ATV, and high clearance vehicle use on 210 miles of trails. 

  • Prohibits public wheeled motor vehicle cross-country travel. 

  • Seasonal closure on all NFTS trails and native surfaced roads to highway legal and non-highway legal vehicles from January 1 through March 31 annually. Allows for extension before or after if conditions warrant.

  • Prohibits public wheeled over-the-snow travel on the following:

    • All designated snowmobile routes and cross-country ski trails on the ENF,

    • Mormon Emigrant Trail (10N50/Forest Route 5) from the junction of Silver Fork Road (11N40) southeast to the Iron Mountain SnoPark at Highway 88;

    • Loon Lake Campground Road (13N17);

    • Chipmunk Bluff Road (13N19);

    • Robbs Peak Road (13N31).

Vehicle

 

Georgetown Ranger District - Including Hell Hole area

Order (pdf)

Quick Subject

03-21-05 Rock Creek Road and Bald Mountain Lookout Road Closures - Events

  • May 2, 2021 and October 16,2021 6am to 6 pm

Vehicle, Equestrian

03-21-xxx Rock Creek Wet Weather Trail Closure 

  • April xx, 2021 through xx

Vehicle, Equestrian

03-21-20x Rock Creek East Side Snow Closure 

  • April xx, 2021 through xx

Vehicle, Equestrian

03-20-21 Seasonal Closure for Critical Deer Winter Range for non-motorized vehicles - Rock Creek (Note: Motor vehicles are prohibited in this area from November 10 through May 1 by the Motor Vehicle Use Map)

  • December 5, 2020 through May 1, 2021

Vehicle

03-20-05 Stumpy Meadows Restricted Use Area

  • April 30, 2020 through April 27, 2022

Use

 

Amador Ranger District - Highway 88 Corridor and south

Order (pdf)

Quick Subject

03-20-18 Ski Resort Winter Vehicle Restrictions

  • December 12, 2020 through December 31, 2022

Vehicle

03-20-20 Silver Bear Snowmobile Trail Wheeled Vehicle Closure

  • December 15, 2020 through December 14, 2022

Wheeled Vehicles

03-20-13 Mokelumne Wilderness

  • December 20, 2020 through December 29, 2022

Wilderness

03-19-02 Panther Creek Road Closure

  • May 18, 2019 through May 17, 2021

Vehicle, Storm Damage

 

Placerville Ranger District - Highway 50 Corridor south to below Morman Emigrant Trail

Order (pdf)

Quick Subject

03-20-20 Silver Bear Snowmobile Trail Wheeled Vehicle Closure

  • December 15, 2020 through December 14, 2022

Wheeled Vehicle

03-19-03 Silver Fork Road Closure

  • February 20, 2019 through September 24, 2021

Use

03-20-18 Ski Resort Winter Vehicle Restrictions

  • December 12, 2020 through December 31, 2022

Vehicle

 

Pacific Ranger District - Crystal Basin / Ice House Road

Order (pdf)

Quick Subject

03-20-03 Northshore Loon Lake Area Closure

  • April 1, 2020 through March 31, 2022

Vehicle, Use

03-21-02 Desolation Wilderness - Restricted Use

  • January 30, 2021 through January 29, 2024

Wilderness

 

Regional Orders - Applies to multiple forests in Region 5 (California)

Order

Quick Subject

20-08 Regional Order: Developed Campground Closure

  • December 11, 2020 through January 6, 2021

Camping

20-05 Careless & Reckless Operation of Vehicle and Commercial Hauling

  • July 16, 2020, through July 15, 2025

Vehicle

20-04 Regional Fire Related Restrictions (explosives and spark arrestors)

  • May 30, 2020 through May 29, 2022

Fire

19-03 Possession of Alcoholic Beverage

  • October 4, 2019 through October 3, 2021

Alcohol

19-01 National Forest System Roads - OHV Use

  • September 1, 2019 through August 31, 2021

Vehicle

88-4 Pacific Crest Trail - Using or possessing a bicycle except by special-use authorization on the Pacific Crest Trail.

Use

88-1 Wilderness

Wilderness

80-1 Wilderness

Wilderness





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