Forest Recreation Report

To all Shasta-Trinity National Forest visitors

USDA Forest Service Temporarily Closing All California National Forests for Public Safety

Press Release    |     Order

Older news: Campgrounds in the Forest Glen area remain closed due to the August Fire.

Trinity Alps Wilderness Area closed due to the River Complex

InciWeb Fire Information

We continue to recommend that you recreate locally. Also all visitors should practice self-sufficiency during your visit to the area. Responsible recreation practices should be maintained at all times, including:

• Maintaining at least six feet distancing from others
• Do not gather in groups and please follow the latest health guidance from officials
• Pack out your trash and leave with everything you bring in and use.
• All services may not be available, so please plan accordingly.

Keep up to date with fun and exciting things going on throughout the forest on the Shasta-Trinity National Forest Facebook page and Twitter page.

Shasta-Trinity NF offers virtual services in response to COVID-19

Recreation Opportunity Guides (ROGS)

ROGS are updated once a year (in the spring), these brochures offer tips on bicycling to wildlife viewing... and everything in between. 

Please check for fire restrictions before you go. Campfire permits are required to have a campfire or stove at a dispersed site. Campfire permits are available online at

Shasta Lake Area

Shasta Lake Ranger Station
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Phone: 530-275-1587 (voice), 711 (TTY)                                    

Shasta Lake Condition Report for Campgrounds, Trails and Closure Information.

Mt. Shasta Area

Mt. Shasta Ranger Station
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Phone: (530) 926-4511 (voice), 711 (TTY)

Mt. Shasta Recreation Report

Mt. Shasta Avalanche Center (provides an excellent source for current climbing conditions and avalanche advisories)

McCloud Area

McCloud Ranger Station
Hours: Monday - Saturday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Phone: (530) 964-2184 (voice), 711 (TTY)

McCloud Condition Report for Campgrounds, Trails, Lookouts and Road Information

Weaverville and Big Bar Area 

Weaverville Ranger Station
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Phone: (530) 623-2121 (voice), 711 (TTY)

Trinity River Management Unit Report for Campgrounds, Day Use Areas, Trails, and Road Information

Trinity/Lewiston Lakes Campground

Hayfork and Yolla Bolla Area

Hayfork Ranger Station
Hours: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Phone: (530) 628-5227 (voice), 711 (TTY)

Harrison Gulch Ranger Station (Yolla Bolla)
Closed for the season
Phone: (530) 352-4211 (voice), 711 (TTY)

Hayfork and Yolla Bolla Condition Report for Campgrounds, Trails and Closure Information.