Alerts & Notices

There are no fire restrictions in effect on the Manti-La Sal National Forest.

 

Please check the Alerts & Notices page before you recreate on the Manti-La Sal National Forest.  Simply knowing the Forest Orders, alerts, notifications and closures prepares you for a pleasurable outdoor experience with no surprises! Learn more about Manti-La Sal National Forest Fire Information and Restrictions.

General Public Information:

  • ​​​No alerts.

Ferron/Price Ranger District:

  • No alert

Sanpete Ranger District:

  • No alerts.

Moab/Monticello Ranger District:

  • Pack Creek Picnic Area Closure: To prevent potential injury to the public due to unstable soils and damaged trees/vegetation by restricting access to heavily affected areas of the Pack Creek Fire.

Frequently Asked Questions:

First be sure you and your family are in a safe place. Please call 435-637-2817 during the week to report a situation or call 9-1-1 on the weekend.

If you have an emergency on the National Forest, the best thing to do is call 9-1-1 and they will dispatch the nearest help. Cell service is not always available. You may need to travel to a higher point to get service.

Please call the Moab Fire Dispatch Center, 435-259-1850. They will dispatch the appropriate personnel.

Yes. Be aware that bears are in the forest. Follow these tips to discourage bears from entering your campsite: https://www.fs.usda.gov/visit/know-before-you-go/bears.


Forest Order Name and Number Date Expires Districts Affected

Pack Creek Picnic Area Closure

04-10-04-23-01

01-30-2023 12-31-2023 Moab/Monticello

Weed Free Hay Order
0410-21-03

08-02-2021 07-17-2026 Entire Forest

Weed Free Hay Order
0410-21-03

08-02-2021 07-17-2026 Entire Forest

Fireworks and Spark Arrestors
04-2020-01

07-16-2021 Until further notice Entire Forest

Explosives and Exploding Targets
04-2020-02

07-16-2021 Until further notice Entire Forest

Camping & Occupancy Stay
04_10_013

04-01-2003 Until further notice Entire Forest