Closures & Regulations

Forest Orders GraphicThe following is a list of official orders issued by the Forest Supervisor for the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest. These Forest Orders describe the prohibitions, closures, and regulations for the Forest and are subject to updates and changes. Questions regarding these orders should be directed to the Ranger Districts. For current restrictions that are in effect limiting certain activities that commonly start wildfires, visit the Fire Restrictions page. 

  • Lamoille Canyon is currently closed due to storm damage not by Forest Order, for more information please see the most up-to-date Lamoille Canyon News Release

 

Emergency Closures

Order No.

Title

Active
Until

Date
Signed

 

 

 

 

04-17-21-10

CARSON RD: Tamarack Fire Closure

09/30/21 or Until Rescinded 

08/27/21

 

Forest-Wide Orders

Order No.

Title

Active
Until

Date
Signed

R4-2021-02

Explosives and Exploding Targets

Until Rescinded

07/12/2021

R4-2021-01

Fireworks and Spark Arrestors

Until Rescinded

07/12/2021

R04-00-097

Weed Free Hay

Until Rescinded

02/11/2013

04-17-09-05

14-Day Stay Limit

Until Rescinded

04/01/2009

04-17-05-12

Enforce Nevada State Law on Forest's Areas, Roads, and Trails

Until Rescinded

09/29/2005

04-17-05-11

Under 21 Consumption

Until Rescinded

09/29/2005

04-17-05-10

Possession of Cannabis

Until Rescinded

09/29/2005

 

Austin-Tonopah Ranger District

Order No.

Title

Active
Until

Date
Signed

No District Specific Orders at this Time

 

 

 

 

Bridgeport Ranger District

04-17-13-09

Hoover Wilderness Restrictions

Until Rescinded

04/25/2013

04-17-11-09

Powell Canyon Road Closure

Until Rescinded

09/13/2011

04-17-11-05

Cultural Area Closure

Until Rescinded

04/11/2011

04-17-10-10

U.S. Marine Corps Mountain Warfare Training Center Intensive Use Area Closure

Until Rescinded

09/13/2010

04-17-09-01

Pacific Crest Trail Restrictions

Until Rescinded

09/10/2009

04-17-09-11

Food and Refuse Storage Restrictions

Until Rescinded

08/22/2009

 

Carson Ranger District

Order No.

Title

Active
Until

Date
Signed

04-17-21-03

Dog Leash Requirement for Arrowhawk Hazardous Fuels Reduction Area 

Until Rescinded

04/27/2021

04-17-20-16

Jack Valley Dog Leash Requirement

Effective Oct. 1 thru Nov. 20 each year until 2025

10/06/2020

04-17-11-06

Dog Leash Requirement

Until Rescinded

07/01/2011

04-17-09-01

Pacific Crest Trail Restrictions

Until Rescinded

09/10/2009

04-17-09-12

Occupancy and Use Restrictions in the Whites, Thomas, and Jones Creeks Areas, Including the Galena Creek Recreation Area

Until Rescinded

08/24/2009

 

Ely Ranger District

Order No.

Title

Active
Until

Date
Signed

No District Specific Orders at this Time

 

 

 

 

Mountain City-Ruby Mountains-Jarbidge
Ranger District

Order No.

Title

Active
Until

Date
Signed

No District Specific Orders at this Time

 

 

 

 

Santa Rosa Ranger District

Order No.

Title

Active
Until

Date
Signed

No District Specific Orders at this Time

 

 

 

 

Spring Mountains National Recreation Area

Order No.

Title

Active
Until

Date
Signed

04-17-20-09

Map

Mahogany Fire Rehabilitation Closure

September 30, 2025, or until rescinded

07/24/2020

04-17-15-01

Rainbow Canyon Flood Diversion Structure Closure

Until Rescinded

04/26/2015

04-17-13-20

Butterfly Collection Closure Area

Until Rescinded

08/20/2013

04-17-13-10​​

Prohibition on Feeding Wild Horses and Burros

Until Rescinded

04/31/2013

04-17-13-08

Lee Canyon Meadows Occupancy and Use Restrictions

Until Rescinded

04/19/2013

04-17-00-04

Picnic Area Day-Use Hours

Until Rescinded

04/24/2000





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